Collotheca mutabilis Hudson 1885
Collotheca mutabilis; this pelacic rotifer has two red eyespots on the dorsal lobe of the corona even in the adult stage (in contrast to other Collotheca species where the eyespots are reduced in the adult stage). (2)
Collotheca mutabilis; specimen from (3) with a mucilaginous sheath
Collotheca mutabilis; same specimen as above. Lateral view, focus plane on one of the red eyespots. (3)
Collotheca mutabilis; same specimen as above. Focus plane on the dorsal lobe with two red eyespots. (3)
Collotheca mutabilis; specimen from (1)
Collotheca mutabilis; another specimen from (1), contracted
Location: Glörtalsperre / NRW (1); Wuppertalsperre, NRW, Germany (2); Bodensee bei Bodman (3)
Habitat: Plankton (1) (2); Periphyton (3)
Date: 4.6.2009 (1); 27.05. 2011 (2); 29.09.2017 (3)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
plingfactory