Overview

Distribution

Biogeography

Palaearctis, brackish water - marine
Nearctis

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Physical Description

Morphology

Lorica crystal-clear, without sculptures, one crest (mostly none) on the lorica

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Source: Marine Rotifera

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Size

Long, narrow body shape (L/B = 1.3/1).

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Source: Marine Rotifera

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Type Information

Collection specimen

Non-type voucher specimen for Keratella eichwaldi (Levander, 1894)
Catalog number: 1372
Collection: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA
Prepared by: Bennetch, L M
Sex/stage/structure: females
Preparation: Slide Preparation
Specimen Count: 11

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Collection specimen

Non-type voucher specimen for Keratella eichwaldi (Levander, 1894)
Catalog number: 0792
Collection: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA
Prepared by: Myers, F J
Sex/stage/structure: females
Preparation: Slide Preparation
Specimen Count: 4
Notes: marine

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 13 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 7.5 - 9

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 7.5 - 9
 
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This species found chiefly in brackish water.

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