J-GLOBAL ID:200904086444634430  Research Project code:9800001392 Update date:Dec. 02, 1996

Chromosome of fresh water planaria

Study period:1975 - 1995
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (1):
Research overview:
Freshwater planaria is an usefull indicator species of riverwater quality. The chromosomal variety of planaria, especially on Dugesia japonica which is widely distributed in Far East, have been studied. The studies on the geographical karyotype distribution and the embriological karyotype variety and on the relation between those karyotypes and water quality, have been carried out.
Keywords (7):
Tricladida ,  chromosome ,  karyotype ,  variation(biology) ,  geographical ,  river ,  water
Research program: Ordinary Research

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