Systematics of Rotifera

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We thank following scientists for quoting text descriptions from their papers.

1. Morphological classification (ref. ID; 1345, 3688)

2. Phologeny (ref. ID; 7064)


1. Morphological classification

[ref. ID; 1345 (Voigt, 1957)]

Order Seisonidea
Family Seisonidae
Genus: Seison

Order Bdelloidea (see: ref. ID; 6565)
Family Habrotrochidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Habrotrocha, Otostephanus, Scepanotrocha

Family Adinetidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Adineta, Bradyscela

Family Philodinidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Anomopus, Ceratotrocha, Didymodactylus, Dissotrocha, Embata, Macrotrachela, Mniobia, Philodina, Pleuretra, Rotaria, Zelinkiella

Family Philodinavidae Harring 1913
Genus: Abtrochtha, Henoceros, Philodinavus

Order Monogononta
Suborder Ploima
Family Dicranophoridae
Genus: Albertia, Aspelta, Balatro, Dicranophorus, Encentrum, Erignatha, Myersinella, Paradicranophorus, Pedipartia, Streptognatha, Wierzejskella, Wigrella

Family Lindiidae
Genus: Lindia

Family Birgeidae
Genus: Birgea

Family Asplanchnidae
Genus: Asplanchna, Asplanchnopus, Harringia

Family Brachionidae
Subfamily Brachioninae
Genus: Anuraeopsis, Argonotholca, Brachionus, Cyrtonia, Dipleuchlanis, Diplois, Epiphanes, Euchlanis, Eudactylota, Kellicottia, Keratella, Lophocharis, Macrochaetus, Microcodides, Mytilina, Notholca, Platyias, Proalides, Pseudonotholca, Rhinoglena, Schizocerca, Trichotria, Tripleuchlanis, Wolga
Subfamily Colurinae
Genus: Colurella, Lepadella, Paracolurella, Squatinella

Family Lecanidae
Genus: Bryceella, Lecane, Proales, Proalinopsis, Tetrasiphon

Family Notommatidae
Genus: Cephalodella, Dorystoma, Drilophaga, Enteroplea, Eosphora, Eothinia, Itura, Metadiaschiza, Monommata, Notommata, Pleurotrocha, Pseudoharringia, Resticula, Rousseletia, Scaridium, Sphyrias, Taphrocampa, Tylotrocha, Wulfertia

Family Trichocercidae
Genus: Elosa, Hertwigella, Trichocerca

Family Gastropodidae
Genus: Ascomorpha, Chromogaster, Gastropus

Family Synchaetidae
Genus: Ploesoma, Polyarthra, Pseudoploesoma, Synchaeta

Family Microcodinidae
Genus: Microcodon

Suborder Flosculariacea
Family Testudinellidae
Genus: Fadeewella, Filinia, Horaella, Pedalia, Pompholyx, Testudinella, Tetramastix, Trochosphaera

Family Flosculariidae
Genus: Beauchampia, Floscularia, Lacinularia, Limnias, Octotrocha, Ptygura, Sinantherina

Family Conochilidae
Genus: Conochiloides, Conochilus

Suborder Collothecacea
Family Collothecidae
Genus: Acyclus, Atrochus, Collotheca, Cupelopagis, Stephanoceros


[ref. ID; 3688 Rudescu, 1960]

Subclass Digononta Wesenberg-Lund 1899
Order Bdelloidea Hudson & Gosse 1886
Family Habrotrochidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Habrotrocha, Otostephanus, Scepanotrocha
Family Adinetidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Adineta, Bradyscela
Family Philodinidae Bryce 1910
Genus: Ceratotrocha, Dissotrocha, Embata, Macrotrachela, Mniobia, Philodina, Pleuretra, Rotaria
Family Philodinavidae Harring 1905
Genus: Philodinavus

Subclass Monogononta Wesenberg-Lund 1899
Order Ploima Hudson & Gosse 1886
Family Brachionidae Hudson & Gosse 1888
Subfamily Brachioninae Remane 1933
Genus: Anuraeopsis, Argonotholca, Brachionus, Cyrtonia, Dipleuchlanis, Diplois, Epiphanes, Euchlanis, Eudactylota, Kellicottia, Keratella, Lophocharis, Macrochaetus, Microcodides, Mytilina, Notholca, Platyas, Proalides, Rhinoglena, Trichotria, Tripleuchlanis, Wolga <
Subfamily Colurinae Remane 1933
Genus: Colurella, Lepadella, Squatinella

Family Lecanidae Remane 1933
Genus: Bryceela, Lecane, Proales, Proalinopsis

Family Lindiidae Remane 1933
Genus: Lindia

Family Notommatidae Wesenberg-Lund 1899
Genus: Cephalodella, Dorystoma, Drilophaga, Enteroplea, Eosphora, Eothinia, Itura, Metadiaschiza, Monommata, Notommata, Pleurotrocha, Pseudoharringia, Resticula, Scaridium, Taphrocampa, Tylotrocha, Wulfertia

Family Trichocercidae Harring & Myers, 1926
Genus: Elosa, Hertwigella, Trichocerca

Family Gastropodidae Wesenberg-Lund 1930
Genus: Ascomorpha, Chromogaster, Gastropus, Postclausa

Family Dicranophoridae Remane, 1933
Genus: Albertia, Aspelta, Balatro, Dicranophorus, Encentrum, Erignatha, Myersinella, Paradicranophorus, Wierzejskella, Wigrella

Family Asplanchnidae Harring & Myers, 1926
Genus: Asplanchna, Asplanchnopus, Harringia

Family Synchaetidae Harring & Myers, 1933
Genus: Bipalpus, Ploesoma, Polyarthra, Synchaeta

Family Microcodinidae Remane, 1933
Genus: Microcodon

Order Flosculariacea Wesenberg-Lund 1930
Family Testudinellidae Harring & Myers, 1926
Genus: Filinia, Hexarthra, Pompholyx, Testudinella, Tetramastix, Trochosphaera

Family Flosculariidae Wesenberg-Lund 1930
Genus: Beauchampia, Floscularia, Lacinularia, Limnias, Ptygura, Sinantherina

Family Conochilidae Remane, 1933
Genus: Conochiloides, Conochilus

Order Collothecacea Remane, 1929
Family Collothecidae Remane, 1933
Genus: Atrochus, Collotheca, Cupelopagis, Stephanoceros


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