Glossary of Rotifera

[A]
alula (ref. ID; 2017)
amphoteric females
antenna
anus
apical (ref. ID; 2017)
apical tooth
apophysis (ref. ID; 2017)
artefact, artifact
asexual parthenogenesis
auricle (ref. ID; 2017)

[B]
basal chamber
bisexual reproduction
bladder
brain
buccal field
buccal tube
bulla

[C]
caeca (ref. ID; 2017)
cardal apophyse
cardate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
cerebral eye
cerebral ganglion (= brain)
cervical (ref. ID; 2017)
chemoreceptive pores
cingulum
circumapical field
claw
cloaca
cold stenothermal species:
These species prefer cold water.
corona (= trochal disc, terminal disc);
crystal (ref. ID; 2017)
cyclical parthenogenesis
cyclomorphosis

[D]
distal (ref. ID; 2017)
dorsum

[E]
ecophenotype
ecotype
egg
embryo
esophagus (= oesophagus)
epipharynx (ref. ID; 2017)
epizoonts
eyespot (= eye-spot)

[F]
flame bulb
flame cell
follicular layer
foot gland (= pedal gland)
forcipate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
fulcrate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
fulcrum
fusiform (ref. ID; 2017)

[G]
ganglion
gastric gland
germo-vitellarium

[I]
incudate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
incus
infundibulum
integument
intestine
intramalleus

[L]
larva

[M]
male
male egg
malleate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
malleoramate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
malleus
manubrium
mastax
mastax musculature
maturation
metamorphosis
morphotype
mouth
muscle

[N]
neurobiochemical

[O]
ocellus
oesophagus (= esophagus)
ovary
oviferon
ovovitellarium
ovoviviparity

[P]
palp (ref. ID; 2017)
parasites
parthenogenesis
pedal gland (= foot gland)
penis
pharyngeal apparatus (= trophi)
pharynx
phenotype
pleural rod (ref. ID; 2017)
polymorphism
preuncinal tooth
prostate
protonephridium
protonephridial system
proventriculus
pseudosexual eggs
pseudotrochal cirri

[R]
ramate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
ramus (pl. rami)
ramus lock
RCO (= retrocerebral organ) (ref. ID; 2017)
resting egg
rheocrene (ref. ID; 2017)
rostrum (ref. ID; 2017)

[S]
salivary gland
salivary glands duct
scapus
sensory cirri
sensory organs
septum (ref. ID; 2017)
stenohaline
stenothermal
stomach
stomach gland
subbasal chamber
subcerebral gland
subuncus
sulcus (pl. sulci) (ref. ID; 2017)
supramanubrium

[T]
tail
terminal teeth
testis
toe (pl. toes)
trophi (= pharyngeal apparatus)
trunk

[U]
uncinal apophyses
uncinate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
uncus (pl. unci)
urinary bladder

[V]
vas deferens
virgate trophi (ref. ID; 2015)
vitellarium

[W] warm stenothermal species:
These species prefer warm water.

[Z]
zoochlorella