Ostracods, or ostracodes, are a class of the Crustacea (class Ostracoda),
sometimes known as seed shrimp. Some 70,000 species have been identified ...
Ostracods are by far the most complex organisms studied within the field of
micropalaeontology. They are Metazoa and belong to the Phylum Arthropoda (as
The Ostracoda are one of the most successful crustacean groups with
approximately 8000 living species. Ostracods are generally small, ranging in
length from ...
The class encloses over 33,000 described species and subspecies (see Kempf
Ostracoda Database for details), and many more species remain unknown to ...
A resource for light microscopists seeking to identify fresh water ostracod
crustaceans, water fleas and other micro organisms. Discussion on ostracods
Oct 20, 2014 ... She talked of a night dive without lights where she witnessed a mating display by
animals called ostracods that made the ocean light up like a ...
Ostracods. Ostracods (formally called Ostracoda) take their name from the Greek '
ostrakon', which means 'a shell', and refers to the bi-valved carapace that is ...
All the planktonic ostracods belong to the subclass Myodocopa, and most belong
to the order Halocyprida, which lack obvious eyes. A few belong to the order ...
This paper revises the response of freshwater ostracods to different
environmental conditions and anthropogenic impacts, with a worldwide overview
of the ...
Ostracods (Class Ostracoda) are a diverse group of small aquatic crustaceans,
usually around 0.3 to 5 mm in length. Their most distinctive feature is their calcitic