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Triops granarius - male & femaleTriops granarius (LUCAS, 1864) is another species in the family Triops.
It is the most common species in the entire world. It is found in Europe, Asia and Africa.
geographic rangeTriops granarius occurs in different colors and different climate zones (thus in different temperatures)
This species is always gonchoric, which means that there's a high rate of male Triops
It is still rare to find and expensive to buy in trade, although it is offered in some internetshops.
There are to subspecies: Triops granarius granarius, which is found in nothern areas, and Triops granarius numidicus, which can be found in southern areas.