genus Artemia


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Noun1.genus Artemia - fairy shrimpgenus Artemia - fairy shrimp; brine shrimp    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Anostraca, order Anostraca - small aquatic crustaceans lacking a carapace: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps
fairy shrimp - small freshwater branchiopod having a transparent body with many appendages; swims on its back
Artemia salina, brine shrimp - common to saline lakes
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van Stappen, "Use of the genus Artemia in ecotoxicity testing," Environmental Pollution, vol.
The genus Artemia (Crustacea: Anostraca) consists of bisexual and parthenogenetic species that are morphologically and biometrically similar.
Populations of the genus Artemia were found in more than 600 habitats dispersed across the world (Van Stappen 2002).