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Kingdom Animalia (animals)

    Subkingdom Eumetazoa -- Wisconsin!
    Subkingdom Parazoa -- Wisconsin!

Taxon Information

The Kingdom Animalia has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)


  • Zhang, Z.-Q. 2011. Animal biodiversity: An introduction to higher-level classification and taxonomic richness. Zootaxa 3148: 7-12. [Available online]
  • J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). 2010. Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition. 1021 pp.
  • Chapman, A.D. 2009. Numbers of living species in Australia and the world. Report for the Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra, Australia. 80 pp. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition. 638 pp.
  • W.T. Edmondson (ed.). 1959. Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition. 1248 pp.

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