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    • Rotifera
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 28, 2015 01:51 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

swampy

Date

January 14, 2015

Description

Tiny animal in the pond water from under the ice.

Photos / Sounds

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

Encontrado en el lago principal de la USBI en una practica de laboratorio.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

December 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

June 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

March 10, 2015

Description

Imaged with an Olympus CK2 phase contrast microscope carapace contents being consumed by bacteria
Video link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gknJCap2xWA

A live specimen
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7z8oD8bu-s

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

January 26, 2015

Description

Difficult to image due to rapid motility trapped in a drop of water between slide and cover
Video link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IOMsC9yH98

Photos / Sounds

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

anmar2015

Date

November 29, 2014

Description

Floscularia Ornata
Video link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4VJyVU7ZsM

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nexit_2010

Date

June 20, 2015

Description

Philodina sp Rotifer Among Haemococcus pluvialis Palmelloid Cells in a Pond @SSQ

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alfredoeloisa

Date

July 3, 2014

Place

zumpango (Google, OSM)

Description

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

tchristensen

Date

April 7, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

alfredoeloisa

Date

July 5, 2014

Place

zumpango (Google, OSM)

Description

Par de rotíferos de la familia lepadellidae nadando entre algas filamentosas.

Observar video:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/127539225@N05/17004125022/

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Description from Wikipedia

The rotifers (Rotifera, commonly called wheel animals) make up a phylum of microscopic and near-microscopic pseudocoelomate animals. They were first described by Rev. John Harris in 1696, and other forms were described by Anton van Leeuwenhoek in 1703. Most rotifers are around 0.1–0.5 mm long (although their size can range from 50 μm to over 2 millimeters), and are common in freshwater environments throughout the world with a few saltwater species; for example, those of genus Synchaeta. Some...

No range data available.