Bdelloidea


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Bdelloidea

[də′lȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of the class Rotifera comprising animals which resemble leeches in body shape and manner of locomotion.
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crassipes, Bdelloidea was present during all the study period, Polyarthra sp.
X CLADOCERA Bosminidae Bosminafreyi De Melo and Hebert 1994 X Bosmina hagmanni (Stingelin, 1904) X Daphniidae Ceriodaphnia cornuta (Sars, 1886) X X X X Ceriodaphnia silvestrii (Daday 1902) X Daphnia gessneri Herbst, 1967 X X Daphnia laevis (Birge, 1879) X X X X Simocephalus semiserratus Sars, 1901 X Sididae Diaphanosoma fluviatile Hansen 1899 X Diaphanosoma spinulosum Herbst, 1975 X X X X Macrothricidae Macrothrix elegans Sars (1901) X Moinidae Moina minuta Hansen, 1899 X X X ROTIFERA DIGONONTA Philodinidae Bdelloidea X X X X MONOGONONTA Asplanchnidae Asplanchna sp.
tacita -- -- X -- -- -- Edmondson, 1940 * Sinantherina -- X -- -- -- -- semibullata (Thorpe, 1889) Family: Hexarthridae Hexarthra intermedia -- -- X -- -- -- Wiszniewski, 1929 Family: Filiniidae Filinia longiseta -- X -- X -- -- (Ehrenberg, 1834) Family: Collothecidae Collotheca pelagica -- X -- -- -- -- Family: Atrochidae Cupelopagis vorax -- X -- X -- -- (Leidy, 1857) Bdelloidea Dissotrocha aculeata -- -- -- -- -- -- (Ehrenberg, 1832) Taxa Localities 7 8 9 10 11 12 Order: Ploimida Family: Brachionidae Anuraeopsisfissa -- X -- -- -- -- (Gosse, 1851) Brachionus angularis -- -- -- -- -- X (Gosse, 1851) B.
A total of 47 zooplankton taxa were identified, of which 11 were common to all reservoirs (the rotifers Bdelloidea spp.