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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

Something like Keratella cochlearis robusta?

Freshwater lake, edge of lake, to 6" of surface. Pristine lake waters/rural/forest...

Photos / Sounds

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

sarka

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

Maybe something like a Lapadella apsida?

Freshwater lake, edge of lake, to 6" of surface. Pristine lake waters/rural/forest...

Photos / Sounds

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

jae

Date

July 21, 2015 03:24 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

karolina

Date

July 25, 2015 01:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

sarka

Date

July 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

sarka

Date

July 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Rotifers Phylum Rotifera

Observer

sarka

Date

July 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

July 10, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

July 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

July 5, 2015

Description

Keratella falculata carrying an ovum
Video Link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMM4SKbzfWs

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anmar2015

Date

July 4, 2015
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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...

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