An introduction to the taxonomy of the Gastrotricha with a study of eighteen species from Michigan

TitleAn introduction to the taxonomy of the Gastrotricha with a study of eighteen species from Michigan
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1950
AuthorsBrunson RBruce
JournalTransactions of the American Microscopical Society
Volume69
Pagination325-352
KeywordsSPECIES
Abstract

1. A technique is given for studying and mounting gastrotrichs on slides. 2. Morphological features used in taxonomy are listed and illustrated. 3. An artificial key to six genera and eightenn species is presented. 4. Twelve new species are described and five species are redescribed.