Bdelloid rotifers

An introduction to bdelloid rotifers and their study Aydin Örstan Germantown, Maryland, U.S.A. Introduction Bdelloid rotifers are microscopic aquatic animals that are easily recognized by the pair of ciliated, eversible disks (corona) that most species have on their heads and their characteristic creeping like an inchworm or a leech. Besides their interesting morphologies, bdelloids also … Continue reading Bdelloid rotifers