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  Family Lindiidae

Genus Lindia (+ Halolindia, + Neolindia)

    Species L. truncata -- midwestern North America.
    Species L. annecta -- North America.
    Species L. caerulea -- North America.
    Species L. candida -- North America.
    Species L. ecela -- North America.
    Species L. euchromatica -- North America.
    Species L. fulva -- North America.
    Species L. gracilis -- North America.
    Species L. pallida -- North America.
    Species L. producta -- North America.
    Species L. torulosa -- North America.
    Species L. anebodica
    Species L. deridderae
    Species L. janickii
    Species L. parrotti
    Species L. virgata
    Species L. elsae
    Species L. gravitata
    Species L. tecusa

Taxon Information

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

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

Literature Records

  • Lindia, [North America] (Wallace & Snell, 2010).
  • Lindia (Lindia), (Segers, 2007).
  • Lindia (Halolindia), (Segers, 2007).
  • Lindia (Neolindia), (Segers, 2007).
  • Lindia, about 10 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Lindia, (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. 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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