[Protista] Re: Is it a rotifer ?
(by martin from umce.ca)
Mon Oct 16 04:59:36 EST 2006
As a matter of fact, this organism was a rotifer of the genus
Collotheca. Thanks to Dr. Nomdedeu. Thereafter, I was able to find a
lot of infos about that genus on the web (even very nice movies of
different species). I will try to determine the species with some
publications and papers on rotifers in Canada of which I found the
Martin a écrit :
> I know this posting is not appropriate here but protistologists are in a
> better position than most biologists to give a sound advice about
> organisms living in the microscopical world.
> So, I recently found in a small freshwater pond something that is
> probably a rotifer but one of a special kind I never saw before. If
> somebody could give me a hint about its exact nature, that would be
> greatly appreciated.
> The beast (photos and a movie) can be seen on:
> Thanks in advance.
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