Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Ostracoda > Subclass Podocopa > Order Podocopida > Suborder Cytherocopina > Superfamily Cytheroidea > Family Cytheruridae

Semicytherura Wagner, 1957

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Semicytherura abdita Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura acuminata (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura acuta (Müller, 1912)
Semicytherura acuticostata (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura aenariensis Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura affinis (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura alifera Ruggieri, 1959
Semicytherura amorpha Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura angulata (Brady, 1868)
Semicytherura brachyptera (Ruggieri, 1952)
Semicytherura concentrica (Brady, Crosskey & Robertson, 1874)
Semicytherura cornuta (Brady, 1868)
Semicytherura costata (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura cribiformis (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura diafora Barbeito-Gonzalez, 1971
Semicytherura dispar (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura heinzei (Puri, 1963)
Semicytherura incongruens (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura inconspicua (Klie, 1934) Hagerman, 1968
Semicytherura inversa (Seguenza, 1880)
Semicytherura kaloderma Bonaduce & Pugliese, 1975
Semicytherura mediterranea (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura nigrescens (Baird, 1838)
Semicytherura occulta Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura paradoxa (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura pontica (Marinov, 1962)
Semicytherura producta (Brady, 1868)
Semicytherura psila Barbeito-Gonzalez, 1971
Semicytherura punctata (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura quadratovolatilis (Hartmann, 1953)
Semicytherura quadridentata (Hartmann, 1953)
Semicytherura rara (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura rarecostata Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura reticulata (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura robusta Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura ruggierii (Pucci, 1956)
Semicytherura sella (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura similis (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura simplex (Brady & Norman, 1889)
Semicytherura stilifera Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura striata (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura sulcata (Müller, 1894)
Semicytherura tela Horne & Whittaker, 1980
Semicytherura tergestina Masoli, 1968
Semicytherura trachina Bonaduce, Ciampo & Masoli, 1976
Semicytherura undata (Sars, 1866)
Semicytherura ventricosa (Müller, 1894)


basis of record

Horne, D.J.; Bruce, A.; Whittaker, J.E. (2001). Ostracoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 244-251

additional source

Hartmann G. (1997). Antarktische und subantarktische Podocopa (Ostracoda). Synopses of the Antarctic Benthos. Koeltz Scientific Books, Koenigstein, 355.

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.



External Links



Brandao, S. (2014). Semicytherura Wagner, 1957. In: Brandão, S. N.; Angel, M. V.; Karanovic, I. (2014) World Ostracoda Database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127617

Dr David Horne. Semicytherura Wagner, 1957. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=239217




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