Brachionus budapestinensis   Daday,  1885 (Rotifer)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Rotifera
Class: Eurotatoria
Order:Ploima
Family:Brachionidae

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Female, dorsal view

Description

Synonym (s)
Brachionus budapestinensis v. punctatus Daday: Arora, 1963

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Ecosystem balance
(Indicators of eutrophy)

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Kerala, Veli Lake INDIA (Record: 02/1996-01/1997)

Literature Source(s)
  • Gopakumar, G and Jayaprakas, V (2003) Community structure and succession of brackishwater rotifers in relation to ecological parameters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 45(1) 20-30 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Available at - http://www.itis.gov.
  • Sharma, BK (1983) The Indian species of the genus Brachionus (Eurotatoria: Monogononta: Brachionidae) Hydrobiologia Springer Netherlands 104(1) 31-39 Available at - http://www.springerlink.com/content/n57w321008784709/fulltext.pdf
  • Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory Available at - http://www.glerl.noaa.gov/home/search.html
  • Jersabek, CD; Segers, H and Morris, PJ (2003) An illustrated online catalog of the Rotifera in the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Available at - http://rotifer.acnatsci.org/rotifer.php

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