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Genus Bosmina

Sinobosmina - Bosmina freyi Bosmina longirostris - Bosmina Bosmina longirostris - Bosmina
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Branchiopoda (Branchiopods)
Order Diplostraca
Suborder Cladocera (Water Fleas)
Infraorder Anomopoda (Anomopods)
Family Bosminidae
Genus Bosmina
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sometimes the subgenera are used, but based on ITIS and recent publications (e.g. Kotov et. al 2009) Bosmina is the valid genus and other names (e.g. Eubosmina, Sinobosmina) are valid subgenera.
Print References
Kotov, A.A.; Ishida, S. and Taylor, D.J. (2009) Revision of the genus Bosmina Baird, 1845 (Cladocera: Bosminidae), based on evidence from male morphological characters and molecular phylogenies. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 156: 1-51.