Herpetocypris helenae, G.W.Müller, 1908

Sabater, Lara Milena, Monferran, Mateo Daniel, Higuti, Janet & Pérez, Alejandra Patricia, 2023, An annotated checklist of recent non-marine Ostracoda (Crustacea) from Argentina, South America, Zootaxa 5336 (2), pp. 151-178 : 164-165

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https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.5336.2.1

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Herpetocypris helenae


40- Herpetocypris helenae G.W. M̧ller, 1908

Global distribution: AT, NT, PA.

Argentinian distribution: Jujuy, Mendoza.

Ecology: This species has been found in fresh to sub-saline waters. The environments were characterized by temperature values ranging from 19.8 to 29.5 °C, with alkaline waters (pH: 8.4 - 9.2), salinity ranging between 0.2–1.4 g /l and dissolved oxygen values ranging between 19 and 84% in lentic environments and from 100 to 108% in lotic environments.

Cited by: D’Ambrosio et al. (2016, 2017, 2020).

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