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Vermes. Rotiferi. Gastrotricha

Vermes. Rotiferi. Gastrotricha

Description

Phylum Rotifera
Class Monogononta, common inhabitants of freshwater lakes and ponds.

Some sessile forms are: female and male of Epiphanes (1, 6), Collotheca (3) and Floscularia (4).
Pharynx (mastax) is equipped with hard jaws (trophi) for grinding food particles (2).

Phylum Gastrotricha, living in fresh, brackish, and salt water.
Taxon Chaetonotida (8), mainly in freshwater.

People


Leuckart, Rudolf (Author)
Castelli, Stefano (Digitiser)
Michelon, Nicola (Digitiser)

Format


image/jpeg (929.30 kB)
wallchart

Subject


• Zoologia, Vermi, Tavola didattica

Object languages:

German

Sources


• Cassettiera B - 7

Rights:

Creative Commons License
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