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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Branchiopoda
Order: Anostraca
Family: Tanymastigidae
Weekers et al., 2002[1]

Tanymastigiidae Weekers et al., 2002 (orth. error)

Tanymastigidae is a family of fairy shrimp.[1] It contains two genera:[2]


  1. ^ a b Peter H. H. Weekers, Gopal Murugan, Jacques R. Vanfleteren, Denton Belk & Henri J. Dumont (2002). "Phylogenetic analysis of anostracans (Branchiopoda: Anostraca) inferred from nuclear 18S ribosomal DNA (18S rDNA) sequences" (PDF). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 25 (3): 535–544. PMID 12450757. doi:10.1016/S1055-7903(02)00289-0. 
  2. ^ "Tanymastigiidae Weekers et al., 2002". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved May 21, 2011. 

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