OSTRACOD RESEARCH

at the Lake Biwa Museum, Japan


Robin James Smith

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Genus Nannocandona Ekman, 1914

Superfamily: Cypridoidea Baird, 1845
Family: Candonidae Kaufmann, 1900
Subfamily: Candoninae Kaufmann, 1900

One species has been reported from Korea:

1. Nannocandona schornikovi Karanovic, Sidorov & Marmonier, 2015

Figures in: Karanovic et al. 2015 (carapace and appendages).
Habitat: Interstitial in a small creek and a river.
Mode of life: Benthic.
Reproduction mode: Asexual? Only females reported.
Known distribution: Odaesan National Park, Gangwon-do. Elsewhere, Russian Far East.

References:
Karanovic I., Sidorov, D. A. & Marmonier, P. 2015. Zoogeography of the ostracod genus Nannocandona (Podocopa) with description of two new species from Europe and East Asia. International Journal of Limnology, 51, 297-313.