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Lepidurus packardi
Lepidurus packardi
Tadpole Shrimp
Photographer: William Leonard

ID: 0000 0000 0102 0261 (2002-01-20)

Copyright © 1999 William Leonard

  • date of photo  1999
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   Corvallis, OR
  • animal's place of origin   Shasta County, California, US
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Tadpole Shrimp (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Sam Bacchini    Jun 21, 2002

    Action: changed name from "Triops longicaudatus" to "Lepidurus packardi "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Species misidentified. The anal plate which is clearly visible in this picture between the two caudal rami is a characteristic of the genus Lepidurus. This structure is absent in Triops.

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