- Volume 8 Issue 1
Rotifera from Korea Inland Waters IV. Brachionus and Platyas of Brachionide (Rotifera; Monogononta)
한국 담수산 윤형동물 IV. Brachionidae 의 2 속 Bachionus 와 Platyas (Rotifera : Monogononta)
- Chung, Chung-Eui (Department of Biology Education, Chonnam National University) ;
- Yoo, Hyung-Bin (Department of Biology Education, Chonnam National University) ;
- Kim, Seok-Yee (Department of Biology Education, Chonnam National University)
- Published : 1992.06.01
The systematic studyof freshwater rotifers was conducted on the materials collected from 205 sites in South Korea. As a result, 1 species, 9 subspecies, 2 varieties and 6 forms of two genera. Brachionus and platyas in Family Brachionidae were identified, of Which , 1 subspecies and 4 forms are new to the Korean fauna: Brachionus urceolaris bennini , B. angularis f. bidens , B. quadridentatus, f. rhenanus, B. forficula f. minor, and B. forficula f. angularis. Total 134 speices, 15 subspecies, 9 varieties and 9 forms representing 14 families 40 genera are now recorded from Korea by adding the 1 subspecies and 4 forms newly described in the present paper.