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BRANCHIOPODA (branchiopods)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Class)

PHYLLOPODA Preuss, 1951 (apuses and water fleas)
DIPLOSTRACA (water fleas), eg: Daphnia (Daphnia) obtusa (a water flea) - Female - lateral view
Subclass 12 subtaxa 7 ident refs
SARSOSTRACA Tasch, 1969 (brine and fairy shrimps) Subclass 2 subtaxa  
ANOSTRACA Sars, 1867 (brine and fairy shrimps) Order 2 subtaxa  
ARTEMIIDAE (brine shrimps) Family 1 subtaxon  
Artemia salina (Linnaeus, 1758) (Brine Shrimp) Species   1 ident refs
CHIROCEPHALIDAE (a family of fairy shrimps) Family 1 subtaxon  
Chirocephalus diaphanus Prevost, 1803 (Fairy Shrimp) Species   1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 8 general literature references to BRANCHIOPODA (branchiopods)

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