phylum Rotifera


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Noun1.phylum Rotifera - a phylum including: rotifersphylum Rotifera - a phylum including: rotifers  
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
rotifer - minute aquatic multicellular organisms having a ciliated wheel-like organ for feeding and locomotion; constituents of freshwater plankton
phylum - (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes
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List of available names in zoology, candidate part Phylum Rotifera, species-group names established before 1 January 2000.
Dentro del phylum Rotifera, el genero Brachionus inluye el 80% de las especies del phylum (Segers 2007), y es conocido como "el raton blanco" de los rotiferos, siendo objeto de multiples estudios, desde ecoevolutivos hasta bioquimicos, y utilizado como modelo en estudios fisiologicos y toxicologicos (Gallardo et al.
The minor Phylum Rotifera consists of 3 classes, 200 genera and approximately 2500 described species (Patil, S.G.2000).