Ovalona nuragica

Sinev, Artem Y., 2015, Revision of the pulchella - group of Alona s. lato leads to its translocation to Ovalona Van Damme et Dumont, 2008 (Branchiopoda: Anomopoda: Chydoridae), Zootaxa 4044 (4), pp. 451-492: 456

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4044.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:58357227-54BB-4B37-9B03-5E8BBA9C5AC2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/6F37F264-FFC2-FFF8-FF4B-877DFCF683AC

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Plazi

scientific name

Ovalona nuragica
status

 

Nuragica  -group.

Group consists of two species, O. nuragica  and O. nigra  , and is the most primitive group of the genus, characterised by large size (over 0.6 mm in female), a large, massive postabdomens with numerous (over 12) uniform marginal denticles, and disconnected head pores.