Pleurotrocha fontanetoi

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Ploima 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Phylum: Rotifera
Classis: Eurotatoria
Subclassis: Monogononta
Superordo: Pseudotrocha
Ordo: Ploima

Familia: Notommatidae
Genus: Pleurotrocha
Species:Pleurotrocha fontanetoi

NameEdit

Pleurotrocha fontanetoi De Smet, 2015

Type locality: Punta della Madonna di Ponente, Elba Island, Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy. In psammon collected on 28.09.2006, 50 m from shoreline and depth of 40 m; water temperature 22 °C.
Etymology: The species is dedicated to Diego Fontaneto.


ReferencesEdit

  • De Smet, W.H. (2015): Rotifera from the Mediterranean Sea, with description of ten new species. Zootaxa, 4028 (2): 151–196. [1]