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Gastrotricha

  1. Patrick JS Boaden

Published Online: 3 MAY 2005

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0001589

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How to Cite

Boaden, P. J. 2005. Gastrotricha. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. The Queen's University of Belfast, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAY 2005

Abstract

The Gastrotricha are meiofaunal aschelminthes mostly occurring in marine sands and in lentic freshwaters.

Keywords:

  • gastrotricha;
  • meiofauna;
  • aschelminthes;
  • ultrastructure;
  • benthos