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Table 2 Lengths and salinity tolerance of Parartemia (from [10])

From: A review of the biology of Australian halophilic anostracans (Branchiopoda: Anostraca)

Seasonal lakes in Southern Australia Episodic lakes in Inland Australia
Species Male length (mm) Salinity tolerance (g L -1) Species Male length (mm) Salinity tolerance (g L -1)
P. acidiphila 12.1 35–210 P. auriciforma 11.5 ?
P. boomeranga 22.2 50–120 P. bicorna 18.4 22–105
P. contracta 20.1 84–240 P. laticaudata 17.5 8–141
P. cylindifera 22.3 3–123 P. minuta 14.2 2–225
P. extracta 17.0 27–100 P. mouritzi 10.5 33–95
P. informis 26.7 30–186 P. triquetra 19.5 ?
P. longicaudata 25.4 41–240 P. veronicae 13.6 74–225
P. purpurea 21.5 20–235 P. yarleensis 18.0 ?
P. serventyi 21.2 15–262    
P. zietziana 19.3 27–353