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    • Notostraca
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    • tadpole shrimp
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Triops Genus Triops

Observer

shaunmichael

Date

May 13, 2016 08:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Triops Genus Triops

Observer

alexramirezg

Date

May 13, 2016 12:04 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

danieleseglie

Date

May 8, 2016 09:31 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Alcuni esemplari

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

flaviorocchi

Date

May 9, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

omerweiner

Date

April 28, 2016 12:00 PM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

omerweiner

Date

April 25, 2016 04:49 PM AST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Vernal Pool Tadpole Shrimp Lepidurus packardi

Observer

robberfly

Date

April 24, 2016 10:32 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Only the carapaces seen this day along the shore of Olcott Lake ( "lake" is used loosely here - large, vernal pool.) Only species here with this large a carapace. Bummed docent could find live one for group...

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vernal Pool Tadpole Shrimp Lepidurus packardi

Observer

tiwane

Date

April 24, 2016 10:30 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Unfortunately the docents were only able to find carapaces.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tadpole shrimp Order Notostraca

Observer

tpickjr

Date

July 12, 2015

Description

Tadpole shrimp in a Hueco of Hueco Tanks.

Photo Credit: Maria Valles

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tadpole shrimp Order Notostraca

Observer

tpickjr

Date

October 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Vernal Pool Tadpole Shrimp Lepidurus packardi

Observer

yasingi

Date

March 27, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vernal Pool Tadpole Shrimp Lepidurus packardi

Observer

kueda

Date

March 27, 2016 10:20 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The order Notostraca comprises the single family Triopsidae, containing the tadpole shrimp or shield shrimp. The two genera, Triops and Lepidurus, are considered living fossils, having not changed significantly in outward form since the Triassic. They have a broad, flat carapace, which conceals the head and bears a single pair of compound eyes. The abdomen is long, appears to be segmented and bears numerous pairs of flattened legs. The telson is flanked by a pair of...

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