Rotifera from the Mediterranean Sea, with description of ten new species.

@article{Smet2015RotiferaFT,
  title={Rotifera from the Mediterranean Sea, with description of ten new species.},
  author={Willem H De Smet Smet},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2015},
  volume={4028 2},
  pages={151-96}
}
A total of 43 rotifer taxa, belonging to 14 genera, was identified in 47 psammon and periphyton samples collected in the northern part of the western basin of the Mediterranean Sea. Of these, 10 previously described species are new to the Mediterranean, 10 species are new to science and could be described, and 5 others are potential new ones of which insufficient material was available to warrant a full description.         Rotifers formed a constant component of meiofauna, from the eulittoral… CONTINUE READING

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