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  Family Philodinidae

Genus Mniobia

    Species M. bredensis -- North America.
    Species M. burgeri -- North America.
    Species M. circinata -- North America.
    Species M. edmondsoni -- North America.
    Species M. magna -- North America.
    Species M. montium -- North America.
    Species M. obtusicornis -- North America.
    Species M. russeola -- North America.
    Species M. scabrosa -- North America.
    Species M. symbiotica -- North America.
    Species M. tetraodon -- North America.
    Species M. adhaerens
    Species M. animosa
    Species M. armata
    Species M. barbatula
    Species M. bdelloidea
    Species M. brachypoda
    Species M. branchicola
    Species M. conarus
    Species M. dentata
    Species M. discophora
    Species M. donneri
    Species M. frankenbergeri
    Species M. granulosa
    Species M. incrassata
    Species M. incurata
    Species M. iurensis
    Species M. jurensis
    Species M. lamellata
    Species M. lenta
    Species M. lineata
    Species M. lobata
    Species M. loxocorona
    Species M. mirabilis
    Species M. modesta
    Species M. obtusicalcar
    Species M. ocypetes
    Species M. orta
    Species M. placida
    Species M. procera
    Species M. punctata
    Species M. punctulata
    Species M. recurvicornis
    Species M. scarlatina
    Species M. setifera
    Species M. storkani
    Species M. tarda
    Species M. tentans
    Species M. vargai
    Species M. variabilis

Taxon Information

The Genus Mniobia 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

  • Mniobia, [North America] (Wallace & Snell, 2010).
  • Mniobia, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Autralasian, Antarctic; 49 species worldwide, 11 Nearctic species] (Segers, 2008).
  • Mniobia, (Segers, 2007).
  • Mniobia, about 50 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Mniobia, (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]
  • 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.

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