Notommatidae

Notommatidae

[‚nōd·ə′mat·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of rotifers in the order Monogonota including forms with a cylindrical body covered by a nonchitinous cuticle and with a slender posterior foot.
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In our material, the majority of rotifer species belong to the families Dicranophoridae (18% of the 84 identified species), Notommatidae (18%), and Lecanidae (18%).