Page last updated Thu 04 May 2017

Navigation:
  Home
  Animalia
  Porifera
  Cnidaria
  Platyhelminthes
  Nemertea
  Gastrotricha
  Rotifera
  Nematoda
  Nematomorpha
  Entoprocta
  Bryozoa
  Annelida
  Bivalvia
  Gastropoda
  Tardigrada
  Arachnida
  Branchiopoda
  Copepoda
  Branchiura
  Ostracoda
  Syncarida
  Peracarida
  Decapoda

Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Family Proalidae

Genus Proales

    Species P. adenodis -- North America.
    Species P. alba -- North America.
    Species P. bemata -- North America.
    Species P. cognita -- North America.
    Species P. daphnicola -- North America.
    Species P. decipiens -- North America.
    Species P. doliaris -- North America.
    Species P. fallaciosa -- North America.
    Species P. gigantea -- North America.
    Species P. gladia -- North America.
    Species P. granulosa -- North America.
    Species P. kostei -- North America.
    Species P. macrura -- North America.
    Species P. micropus -- North America.
    Species P. minima -- North America.
    Species P. ornata -- North America.
    Species P. palimmeka -- North America.
    Species P. parasita -- North America.
    Species P. phaeopis -- North America.
    Species P. pugio -- North America.
    Species P. segnis -- North America.
    Species P. sigmoidea -- North America.
    Species P. similis -- North America.
    Species P. sordida -- North America.
    Species P. theodora -- North America.
    Species P. werneckii -- North America.
    Species P. baradlana
    Species P. brevipes
    Species P. coryneger
    Species P. cryptopus
    Species P. globulifera
    Species P. granulosus
    Species P. indirae
    Species P. lenta
    Species P. othodon
    Species P. prehensor
    Species P. provida
    Species P. simplex
    Species P. wesenbergi
    Species P. christinae
    Species P. commutata
    Species P. germanica
    Species P. gonothyraeae
    Species P. halophila
    Species P. litoralis
    Species P. oculata
    Species P. paguri
    Species P. reinhardti
    Species P. syltensis

Taxon Information

The Genus Proales has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Proales, [North America] (Wallace & Snell, 2010).
  • Proales, (Segers, 2007).
  • Proales, about 30 littoral species, some quite common [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Proales, (Edmondson, 1959).

Bibliography

  • Wallace, R.L. & T.W. Snell. 2010. Rotifera. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 173-235.
  • Segers, H. 2007. Annotated checklist of the rotifers (Phylum Rotifera), with notes on nomenclature, taxonomy and distribution. Zootaxa 1564. 104 pp. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Rotifera (Wheel animals). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 129-190.
  • Edmondson, W.T. 1959. Rotifera. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 420-494.

Web Pages


Site managed by Daniel L. Graf @ University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point