Taxonavigation: Anomopoda 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Branchiopoda
Superordo: Cladocera
Ordo: Anomopoda

Familia: Chydoridae
Subfamilia: Aloninae
Genus: Alona
Species: A. affinis – A. altiplana – A. anastasia – A. barbulata – A. begoniae – A. bicolor – A. borealis – A. cambouei – A. circumfimbriata – A. costata – A. guttata – A. intermedia – A. kolwezii – A. kotovi – A. lapidicola – A. margipluma – A. martensi – A. meridionalis – A. pulchella – A. quadrangularis – A. rustica – A. setigera – A. setulosa – A. smirnovi – A. yara

Transferred to Coronatella: A. monacantha –




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