Kōrero: Life in fresh water

Rotifer

Rotifer

This rotifer was found in beds of fresh water algae growing in a Canterbury waterway. Rotifers are a type of freshwater zooplankton. They are so small that they are carried easily between waterways on the feet of waterfowl.

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Photograph by Peter E. Smith

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Roger Young, 'Life in fresh water - Invertebrates', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11634/rotifer (accessed 27 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Roger Young, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007