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  Order Ploima

Family Notommatidae

    Genus Cephalodella -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Eothinia -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Notommata -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Enteroplea -- midwestern North America.
    Genus Monommata -- midwestern North America.
    Genus Taphrocampa -- midwestern North America.
    Genus Dorystoma -- North America.
    Genus Drilophaga -- North America.
    Genus Eosphora -- North America.
    Genus Pleurata -- North America.
    Genus Pleurotrocha -- North America.
    Genus Pleurotrochopsis -- North America.
    Genus Resticula -- North America.
    Genus Rousseletia -- North America.
    Genus Sphyrias -- North America.
    Genus Tylotrocha -- North America.
    Genus Pourriotia
    Genus Pseudoharringia

Taxon Information

The Family Notommatidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Notommatidae, [North America] (Wallace & Snell, 2010).
  • Notommatidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Oriental, Autralasian, Pacific, Antarctic; 277 species in 18 genera worldwide, 165 Nearctic species in 15 genera] (Segers, 2008).
  • Notommatidae, (Segers, 2007).
  • Notommatidae, (Edmondson, 1959).


  • 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. 2008. Global diversity of rotifers (Rotifera) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 49-59. [Available online]
  • Segers, H. 2007. Annotated checklist of the rotifers (Phylum Rotifera), with notes on nomenclature, taxonomy and distribution. Zootaxa 1564. 104 pp. [Available online]
  • Edmondson, W.T. 1959. Rotifera. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 420-494.

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