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Leptestheria  G. O. Sars, 1898
Taxonomic Serial No.: 83810

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassBranchiopoda Latreille, 1817 – branchiopods, branchiopodes  
                      OrderDiplostraca Gerstaecker, 1866  
                         SuborderSpinicaudata Linder, 1945  
                            FamilyLeptestheriidae Daday, 1923  
                               GenusLeptestheria G. O. Sars, 1898  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Leptestheria compleximanus (Packard, 1877) – playa clam shrimp 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leptestheria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Martin, Joel W., and Cora E. Cash-Clark  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Spinicaudatan Clam Shrimp Genus Leptestheria Sars, 1898 (Crustacea, Branchiopoda) in California   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, vol. 92, no. 2   
  Page(s): 78-88   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0038-3872   
  Reference for: Leptestheria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Roessler, Ewald W.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Estudios sobre los entomostraceos de Columbia. III. Estudio taxonomico de una nueva especie Colombiana, Eulimnadia colombensis (Arthropoda, Crustacea, Conchostraca)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Caldasia, vol. 16, no. 76   
  Page(s): 58-65   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0366-5232   
  Reference for: Leptestheria   

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