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)
  • 정정의 (전남대학교 사범대학 생물교육과) ;
  • 유형빈 (전남대학교 사범대학 생물교육과) ;
  • 김석이 (전남대학교 사범대학 생물교육과)
  • Published : 1992.06.01

Abstract

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.