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
Classis: Branchiopoda
Superordo: Cladocera
Ordo: Anomopoda

Familia: Bosminidae
Genera (2): Bosmina – Bosminopsis

[sources: Kotov, Ishida & Taylor (2009), Catalogue of Life: 2010 Annual Checklist]


  • Bosminidae Baird, 1845


  • Baird W., 1845. Arrangement of the British Entomostraca, with a List of Species, particularly noticing those which have as yet been discovered within the bounds of the Club. History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club, 2 (13) 145-158 (PDF).
  • Beaver, J.R., Renicker, T.R., Tausz, C.E. & Vitanye, B.T. 2018. Distribution of six taxa in the family Bosminidae Baird (Crustacea: Branchiopoda: Anomopoda) in the plankton of lakes and reservoirs within the continental United States, including expanded range of the invasive cladoceran Bosmina (Eubosmina) coregoni Baird. Zootaxa 4407(4): 506–520. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4407.4.3 Full article (PDF) Reference page
  • Kotov, A.A.; Ishida, S.; Taylor, D.J. 2009: Revision of the genus Bosmina (Cladocera: Bosminidae), based on evidence from male morphological characters and molecular phylogenies. Zoological journal of the Linnean Society, 156(1): 1–51. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.2008.00475.x PDF
  • Taylor, D.J.; Ishikane, C.R.; Haney, R.A. 2002: The systematics of Holarctic bosminids and a revision that reconciles molecular and morphological evolution. Limnology and oceanography, 47(5): 1486–1495. DOI: 10.4319/lo.2002.47.5.1486 JSTOR
  • Webber, W.R. et al. 2010: [Chapter] EIGHT Phylum ARTHROPODA SUBPHYLUM CRUSTACEA shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin. Pp. 98-232 in Gordon, D.P. (ed.): New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume 2. Kingdom Animalia. Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, ichnofossils. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch, New Zealand. ISBN 978-1-87725793-3


Vernacular namesEdit

中文: 象鼻溞科