Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Rotifera
Class
Eurotatoria
Subclass
Monogononta
Order
Ploima
Family
Dicranophoridae
Genus
Encentrum
Species
marinum
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
0 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Cosmopolitan
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • beach and shoreline
  • soft substrate (muds, sands, clays)