Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Rotifera > Class Eurotatoria > Subclass Monogononta > Superorder Pseudotrocha > Order Ploima > Family Notommatidae

Cephalodella Bory de St. Vincent, 1826

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Metadiaschiza Fadeew, 1925 generic synonym
Paracephalodella Berzins, 1976 generic synonym


Cephalodella akrobeles Myers, 1934
Cephalodella anebodica Berzins, 1976
Cephalodella angusta Myers, 1934
Cephalodella apocolea Myers, 1924
Cephalodella arcuata Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella asarcia Myers, 1942
Cephalodella asta Donner, 1970
Cephalodella auriculata (Muller, 1773)
Cephalodella belone Myers, 1924
Cephalodella bertonicensis Manfredi, 1927
Cephalodella biungulata Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella calosa Wulfert, 1956
Cephalodella carina Wulfert, 1959
Cephalodella catellina Muller, 1786
Cephalodella celeris Myers, 1937
Cephalodella clara Wulfert, 1944
Cephalodella compacta Wiszniewski, 1934
Cephalodella compressa Myers, 1924
Cephalodella conica Nogrady, 1962
Cephalodella conjuncta Myers, 1940
Cephalodella crassipes (Lord, 1903)
Cephalodella cyclops Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella decidua Rodewald, 1935
Cephalodella delicata Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella dentata Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella derbyi (Dixon-Nutall & Freeman, 1903)
Cephalodella dixonnutalli Myers, 1924
Cephalodella dora Wulfert, 1961
Cephalodella doryphora Myers, 1924
Cephalodella dorystoma Myers, 1934
Cephalodella edax Hollowday, 1993
Cephalodella elegans Myers, 1924
Cephalodella elongata Myers, 1924
Cephalodella eudelicata Wulfert, 1961
Cephalodella euderbyi Wulfert, 1940
Cephalodella euknema Myers, 1934
Cephalodella eva (Gosse, 1887)
Cephalodella evabroedae De Smet, 1988
Cephalodella exigua (Gosse, 1886)
Cephalodella fluviatilis (Zavadovski, 1926)
Cephalodella forceps Donner, 1950
Cephalodella forficata (Ehrenberg, 1832)
Cephalodella forficula (Ehrenberg, 1832)
Cephalodella gibba (Ehrenberg, 1830)
Cephalodella gibba (Ehrenberg, 1832)
Cephalodella gibboides Wulfert, 1951
Cephalodella gigantea Remane, 1933
Cephalodella glandulosa Koch-Althaus, 1962
Cephalodella globata (Gosse, 1887)
Cephalodella glypha Wulfert, 1950
Cephalodella gobio Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella gracilis (Ehrenberg, 1832)
Cephalodella graciosa Wulfert, 1951
Cephalodella gusuleaci Rodewald, 1935
Cephalodella harringi Smirnov, 1927
Cephalodella hiulca Myers, 1924
Cephalodella hoodii (Gosse, 1886)
Cephalodella hyalina Myers, 1924
Cephalodella incila Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella innesi Myers, 1924
Cephalodella inquilina Myers, 1924
Cephalodella intuta Myers, 1924
Cephalodella jakubskii Wiszniewski, 1953
Cephalodella labiosa Wulfert, 1940
Cephalodella laisa Hauer, 1935
Cephalodella latifulcrum (Berzins, 1976)
Cephalodella lepida Myers, 1934
Cephalodella licina Wulfert, 1961
Cephalodella limosa Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella macrodactyla (Stenroos, 1898)
Cephalodella maior (Zavadovski, 1926)
Cephalodella marina Myers, 1924
Cephalodella megalocephala (Glascott, 1893)
Cephalodella megalotrocha Wiszniewski, 1934
Cephalodella mineri Myers, 1924
Cephalodella minora Wulfert, 1960
Cephalodella mira Myers, 1934
Cephalodella misgurnus Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella mucronata Myers, 1924
Cephalodella mus Wulfert, 1956
Cephalodella nana Myers, 1924
Cephalodella obesa Donner, 1949
Cephalodella obvia Donner, 1949
Cephalodella oxydactyla Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella pachydactyla Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella pachyodon Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella panarista Myers, 1924
Cephalodella parasitica (Jennings, 1894)
Cephalodella paxi Wulfert, 1959
Cephalodella pentaplax Wulfert, 1943
Cephalodella pheloma Myers, 1943
Cephalodella physalis Myers, 1924
Cephalodella plicata Myers, 1924
Cephalodella poitera Myers, 1934
Cephalodella prompta Neiswestnova-Shadina, 1935
Cephalodella psammophila Koch-Althaus, 1962
Cephalodella pseudoeva Berzins, 1976
Cephalodella reimanni Donner, 1950
Cephalodella rigida Donner, 1950
Cephalodella rostrum Reed, 1978
Cephalodella rotunda Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella segersi De Smet, 1998
Cephalodella somniculosa Margalef, 1948
Cephalodella stenroosi Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella sterea (Gosse, 1887)
Cephalodella strigosa Myers, 1924
Cephalodella subsecunda Myers, 1924
Cephalodella symbiotica Hauer, 1935
Cephalodella tachyphora Myers, 1924
Cephalodella tantilla Myers, 1934
Cephalodella tantilloides Hauer, 1935
Cephalodella tecta Donner, 1950
Cephalodella tempesta Wulfert, 1956
Cephalodella tenuior (Gosse, 1886)
Cephalodella tenuis Koch-Althaus, 1962
Cephalodella tenuiseta (Burn, 1890)
Cephalodella theodora Koch-Althaus, 1961
Cephalodella tinca Wulfert, 1937
Cephalodella trigona (Rousselet, 1895)
Cephalodella unguitata Hauer, 1935
Cephalodella ventripes (Dixon-Nutall, 1901)
Cephalodella vitella Wulfert, 1956
Cephalodella volvocicola (Zavadovski, 1916)
Cephalodella wrighti Wulfert, 1960
Cephalodella xenica Myers, 1924
Cephalodella zeteta Wulfert, 1961


basis of record

O'Reilly, M. (2001). Rotifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 149-151

additional source

Checklist of valid family- and genus-group names in Rotifera - After Segers, H. (2002). Contribution to the nomenclature of Rotifera: Annotated checklist of valid family- and genus-group names. J. Nat. Hist. 36: 631-640. Update 20 Jan. 05

additional source

Azémar, F.; Fiers, F.; Tackx, M. (2002). Zooplankton taxonomic list - taxa found from Bath to Gent (Schelde) during winter and spring 2002. Unpublished data.



External Links



Segers, H. (2014). Cephalodella Bory de St. Vincent, 1826. In: Segers, H. (Ed.) (2014). World Rotifera database from FADA. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134955

Hendrik Segers. Cephalodella Bory de St. Vincent, 1826. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=301378




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