List species and varieties by family
Miraciidae Dana, 1846 ( Harpacticoida , Thalestroidea )
(1) Distioculus Huys & Böttger-Schnack, 1994
Rem.: Total; 1 sp.

[1] Distioculus minor  (T. Scott, 1894)   (F,M)    [Figs]
(2) Macrosetella A. Scott, 1909
Rem.: Total: 1 sp.

[1] Macrosetella gracilis  (Dana, 1848)   (F,M)    [Figs]
(3) Miracia Dana, 1846
Rem.: type: Miracia efferata Dana, 1849. Total: 1 sp.

[1] Miracia efferata  (Dana, 1849)   (F,M)    [Figs]

Miracia minor    T. Scott, 1894   (F,M)
Syn.: Macrosetella oculata : Sewell, 1947 (p.290)
Ref.: T. Scott, 1894 b (p.102, figs.F,M)
Loc: G. de Guinée
Rem.: Cf. Distioculus minor
(4) Oculosetella Dahl, 1895
Rem.: Total: 1 sp.

[1] Oculosetella gracilis  (Dana, 1852)   (F,M)    [Figs]

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