Daphnia barbata

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Daphnia barbata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Branchiopoda
Order: Cladocera
Family: Daphniidae
Genus: Daphnia
Subgenus: Ctenodaphnia
Species: D. barbata
Binomial name
Daphnia barbata
Weltner, 1898

Daphnia barbata is a species of water flea within the family Daphniidae. It occurs in several places within Africa including Lake Chad in northwest Africa[1] and in the Makgadikgadi Pan in Botswana.[2]

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  1. ^ Jean-Pierre Carmouze, Jean René Durand & C. Lévêque (1983). Lake Chad: Ecology and Productivity of a Shallow Tropical Ecosystem. W. Junk. ISBN 978-90-6193-106-5. 
  2. ^ C. Michael Hogan (2008). A. Burnham, ed. "Makgadikgadi". The Megalithic Portal. Retrieved December 18, 2008.