Bdelloid rotifers

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