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  Family Olindiidae

Genus Calpasoma

    Species C. dactylopterum -- North America.

Taxon Information

The Genus Calpasoma has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Calposoma [sic], [North America] (Slobodkin & Bossert, 2010).
  • Calpasoma, rare, 1 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Calpasoma, (Jankowski, 2001).


  • Slobodkin, L.B. & P.E. Bossert. 2010. Cnidaria. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 125-142.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Cnidaria (Hydroids, jellyfish). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 61-76.
  • Jankowski, T. 2001. The freshwater medusae of the world — a taxonomic and systematic literature study with some remarks on other inland water jellyfish. Hydrobiologia 462: 91-113. [Available online]

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