Branchiopoda


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Branchiopoda

the most primitive class of Crustacea including the fairy shrimp Chirocephalus and the water flea Daphnia.
References in periodicals archive ?
New distribution record of the brine shrimp Artemia (Crustacea, Branchiopoda, Anostraca) in Tunisia.
This is why water-fleas have the name Branchiopoda, which means gill foot.
In 2011, field investigators at Oak Mountain State Park in Shelby County, Alabama, encountered specimens of the clam shrimp, Cyzicus mexicanus (subphylum Crustacea, class Branchiopoda, order Diplostraca, family Cyzicidae.
Editors and authors cover class Branchiopoda, Cephalocarida, Maxillopoda, Ostrocoda and Malacostaca, with changes from the last edition of 1989, a list of endangered crustaceans in North American and Hawaii and those presumed extinct, and a recounting of the literature cited.
Pisidium Sphaerium Phylum Arthropoda Branchiopoda "Cladocera" Amphipoda Hyalella C C unident.
Krebstiere, Crustacea, Kiemen- und Blattfusser, Branchiopoda, Fischlause, Branchiura.
c/c u/c c/c OSTRACODA Cypridopsis vidua u/c u/c u/c CLADOCERA & OTHER BRANCHIOPODA Alona sp.