Testudinellidae

Testudinellidae

[te‚styüd·ən′el·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of free-swimming rotifers in the suborder Flosculariacea.
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The most frequent families in this study were Lecanide, Lepadellidae, Keratellidae, Testudinellidae and Trichocercidae.
Synchaetidae Polyarthra bicerca Wulfert, 1956 + + - Polyarthra dolichoptera Idelson, 1925 + + - Polyarthra vulgaris Carlin, 1943 + + + Testudinellidae Testudinella mucronata hauerensis - - + Gillard, 1967 Testudinella patina (Hermann, 1783) + + + Testudinella cf.
Rotifera TESTUDINELLIDAE BRACHIONIDAE Pompholyx triloba Pejler, 1957 Brachionus calyciflorus Pallas, Testudinella patina (Hermann, 1766 1783) B.
The phylum Rotifera included a total of 18 families, of which 13 were new records: Brachionidae (3 new records), Colurellidae (11), Dicranophoridae (1), Euchlanidae (4), Gastropodidae (1), Lecanidae (17), Mytilinidae (2), Notomatidae (2), Synchaetidae (1), Testudinellidae (2), Trichocercidae (5), Trichotriidae (3), and Philodinidae (1).
Family Testudinellidae Testudinella ahlstromi Hauer, 1926 (*) (+) (**) X T.
Family Asplanchnidae 67 Asplanchna brightwelli Gosse, 1850 ++ ++ Asplanchnopus multiceps Schrank, 1793 68 + - Family Synchaetidae 69 Synchaeta longipes Gosse, 1887 - + 70 Polyarthra dolicoptera Idelson, 1925 + +++ Family Hexarthridae 71 Hexarthra mira mira Hudson, 1871 - + Family Filinidae 72 Filinia longiseta Ehrenberg, 1834 + - 73 Filinia opoliensis Zacharias, 1898 - +++ Family Testudinellidae 74 Testudinella patina Anderson, 1889 + - Family Notommatidae 75 Cephalodella sp.
F Muller, 1786) Order: Gnesiotrocha Family: Testudinellidae Testudinella caeca -- -- -- X -- -- (Parsons, 1892) T.