Definition of Rotifera. Meaning of Rotifera. Synonyms of Rotifera

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Definition of Rotifera

Rotifera
Rotifera Ro*tif"e*ra, n.; pl. [NL., from L. rota ? wheel + ferre to bear.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of minute worms which usually have one or two groups of vibrating cilia on the head, which, when in motion, often give an appearance of rapidly revolving wheels. The species are very numerous in fresh waters, and are very diversified in form and habits.

Meaning of Rotifera from wikipedia

- commonly called wheel animals or wheel animalcules, make up a phylum (Rotifera /roʊˈtɪfərə/) of microscopic and near-microscopic pseudocoelomate animals...
- after being frozen for 24,000 years in the Siberian permafrost. The phylum Rotifera traditionally included three classes: Bdelloidea, Monogononta and Seisonidea...
- Induction of ****ual reproduction in Brachionus plicatilis (Monogononta, Rotifera) by a density-dependent chemical cue CP Stelzer, TW Snell - Limnology and...
- Induction of ****ual reproduction in Brachionus plicatilis (Monogononta, Rotifera) by a density-dependent chemical cue CP Stelzer, TW Snell - Limnology and...
- valid family- and genus-group names in Rotifera - After Segers, H. (2002). Contribution to the nomenclature of Rotifera: Annotated checklist of valid family-...
- consisting of more than one species. "Brachionus calyciflorus | Marine Rotifera". rotifera.lifedesks.org. Archived from the original on 23 December 2014. Retrieved...
- According to Brusca and Brusca, bilaterian pseudocoelomate phyla include: Rotifera Kinorhyncha Nematoda Nematomorpha Acanthocephala Loricifera Some authors...
-   Rotifera and allies     Chaetognatha  ...
- by complex jaws made of chitin. It comprises the phyla Gnathostomulida, Rotifera, Micrognathozoa, and Chaetognatha. It may also include the Cycliophora...
- that, in some systems, is considered synonymous with Rotifera. Older systems separate Rotifera and Acanthocephala as different phyla, and group them...