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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: Macrothricidae
Genera (11): Bunops – Cactus – Drepanothrix – Grimaldina – Guernella – Lathonura – Macrothrix – Paraphryoxus – Pseudomoina – Streblocerus – Wlassicsia

Macrothricidae Norman & Brady, 1867

Type genus: Macrothrix Baird, 1843

Primary references
Additional references

Elmoor-Loureiro, L.M.A. 2005: A cladistic analysis of the genera of Macrothricidae Norman & Brady (Crustacea, Cladocera, Radopoda). Revista brasileira de zoologia, 22(3): 735–741. ISSN: 0101-8175 DOI: 10.1590/S0101-81752005000300034
Neretina, A.N. & Kotov, A.A. 2017. Old World-New World differentiation of so-called “circumtropical” taxa: the case of rare genus Grimaldina Richard, 1892 (Branchiopoda: Cladocera: Macrothricidae). Zootaxa 4291(2): 295–323. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4291.2.4. Reference page. 
Van Damme, K.; Shiel, R.J.; Dumont, H.J. 2007: Notothrix halsei gen. n., sp. n., representative of a new family of freshwater cladocerans (Branchiopoda, Anomopoda) from SW Australia, with a discussion of ancestral traits and a preliminary molecular phylogeny of the order. Zoologica scripta, 36(5): 465–487. DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-6409.2007.00292.x
Martínez-Caballero, A.L., Morales-Gutiérrez, S. & Elías-Gutiérrez, M. 2017. First record of the genus Bunops Birge, 1893 (Cladocera: Macrothricidae) in the Neotropical highlands of Mexico with a detailed study of morphology and DNA barcodes. Zootaxa 4300(4): 589–600. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4300.4.7. Reference page. 
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 names
中文: 粗毛溞科

Macrothricidae is a family of anomopods in the order Diplostraca. There are about 17 genera and at least 80 described species in Macrothricidae.[1][2][3][4]

ITIS Taxonomic note:[2]

Based on "prevailing use," as permitted under the ICZN (1999), Martin & Davis retain the traditional spelling Macrothricidae over the 'correct' spelling (Macrotrichidae).[2]


Acantholeberis Lilljeborg, 1853
Bunops Birge, 1893
Cactus Vávra, 1900
Drepanothrix G. O. Sars, 1862
Grimaldina Richard, 1892
Guernella Richard, 1892
Lathonura Lilljeborg, 1853
Macrothrix Baird, 1843
Ophryoxus G. O. Sars, 1861
Parophryoxus Doolittle, 1909
Streblocerus G. O. Sars, 1862
Wlassicsia Daday, 1904


"Macrothricidae Family Information". Retrieved 2018-02-23.
"Macrothricidae Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-02-23.
"Macrothricidae Overview". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2018-02-23.

"Browse Macrothricidae". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-02-23.

Further reading

Dodson, Stanley L.; Cáceres, Carla E.; Rogers, D.Christopher (2010). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates (Third ed.). Academic Press. doi:10.1016/C2009-0-02669-5. ISBN 978-0-12-374855-3.
Capinera, John L., ed. (2008). Encyclopedia of Entomology. Springer. ISBN 978-1402062421.
Brendonck, L.; Rogers, D.C.; Olesen, J.; Weeks, S.; Hoeh, W.R. (2007). Balian, E.V.; Lévêque, C.; Segers, H.; Martens, K. (eds.). Global diversity of large branchiopods (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) in freshwater. Freshwater Animal Diversity Assessment. Developments in Hydrobiology. Vol. 198. Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-8259-7_18. ISBN 978-1-4020-8258-0.
Dumont, Henri; Negrea, S. (1992). Introduction to the Class Branchiopoda. Guides to the Identification of the Microinvertebrates of the Continental Waters of the World. Backhuys. ISBN 9057821125.
Smirnov, N.N. (1992). The Macrothricidae of the world. Guides to the identification of the microivertebrates of the Continental Waters of the world. SPB Academic Publishing. ISBN 90-5103-067-3.


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