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

Paradoxostoma Fischer, 1855

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Paradoxostoma abbreviata Sars, 1866
Paradoxostoma acuminatum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma amygdaloides (Brady, 1870)
Paradoxostoma angliorum Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma angustum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma arcticum Elofson, 1941
Paradoxostoma atrum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma bradyi Sars, 1928
Paradoxostoma breve Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma caecum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma chamberlaini Rome, 1939
Paradoxostoma curtum Hartmann, 1959
Paradoxostoma cylindricum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma fleetense Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma hibernicum Brady, 1868
Paradoxostoma hodgii Brady, 1868
Paradoxostoma incongruens Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma insigne Hartmann, 1959
Paradoxostoma intermedium Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma maculatum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma mediterraneum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma nealei Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma normani Brady, 1868
Paradoxostoma obliquum Sars, 1866
Paradoxostoma ornata Hartmann, 1953
Paradoxostoma parallelum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma planum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma ponticum Klie & Whittaker, 1942
Paradoxostoma porlockense Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma pulchellum Sars, 1866
Paradoxostoma rarum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma robinhoodi Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma rostratum Sars, 1866
Paradoxostoma rubrum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma sarniense Brady, 1868
Paradoxostoma simile Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma striatum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma taeniatum Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma tenuissimum (Norman, 1869)
Paradoxostoma trieri Horne & Whittaker, 1985
Paradoxostoma triste Müller, 1894
Paradoxostoma variabile (Baird, 1835)
Paradoxostoma versicolor 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

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232.

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.

additional source

ITIS database



External Links



WoRMS (2014). Paradoxostoma Fischer, 1855. 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:127662




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