Echiniscus blumi Richters, 1903 sensu

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J., 2015, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part II: South America, Zootaxa 3923 (1), pp. 1-107: 12-13

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scientific name

Echiniscus blumi Richters, 1903 sensu
status

sensu

12. Echiniscus blumi Richters, 1903 sensu  lato [T] [m]

Echiniscus blumi Richt. 1905  ( Rahm 1931, 1932)

Echiniscus (Echiniscus) blumi Richters, 1903  ( Ramazzotti  1962 a) E. (E.) blumi  ( Mihelčič, 1967, Mihelčič, 1972)

E. (E.) blumi Richters, 1903  ( Claps & Rossi 1981, Rossi & Claps 1989) Echiniscus blumi ( Jørgensen et al. 2011) 

Terra typica: Svalbard ( Spitsbergen) ( Norway, Arctic Ocean) Argentina:

• 41 ° 12 ′S, 71 ° 50 ′W; 1,000 m asl: Rio Negro Province, Tronador (Ventisqueros) [Ventisquero Negro del Cerro Tronador], mosses on dry stones in full sun, lichens on dry rocks in full sun, lichens on moist rocks below the glacier (3 samples). Mihelčič (1967)

• 41 ° 14 ′S, 71 ° 46 ′W; 800 m asl [850m asl]: Rio Negro Province, Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi, Pampalinda [Pampa Linda] near Cainquenes stream, mosses on dry trees in full sun. Mihelčič (1967)

• 41 ° 59 ′S, 71 ° 31 ′W; 370 m asl: Rio Negro Province, El Bolsón, foot of Piltriquitron Mt., slope above Pampa Azcona, mosses on soil of shrubby area. Iharos (1963)

• 41 ° 59 ′S, 71 ° 31 ′W; 360 m asl: Rio Negro Province, El Bolsón, foot of Piltriquitron Mt., mosses under saxicolous plants on the extremely arid cliffs of promontory. Iharos (1963)

• 42 °06′S, 71 ° 37 ′W; 200 m asl: Chubut Province, Puelo Lake, dry, lichens on fence posts. Claps & Rossi (1981)

• 42 ° 50 ′S, 71 ° 42 ′W; 500 m asl: Chubut Province, Futalaufquen Lake, dry, mosses and lichens on rocks in the mountains and trees (3 samples). Claps & Rossi (1981)

• 43 ° 10 ′S, 71 ° 36 ′W; 350 m asl: Chubut Province, Rio Futaleufú, dry, mosses on rocks in the forest. Claps & Rossi (1981)

• 48 ° 47 ′S, 69 ° 11 ′W: Undefined locality in Santa Cruz Province, Valle de la Florida, mosses on rocks and lichens on soil (2 samples). Rossi & Claps (1989)

• 50 °06′S, 73 ° 18 ′W; 200 m asl: Santa Cruz Province, Los Glaciares National Park, shores of Argentino Lake, near the Onelli glacier, Nothofagus  forests, in the shade, mosses and lichens on trees and rocks. Maucci (1988)

• 50 ° 18 ′S, 72 ° 48 ′W; 200 m asl: Santa Cruz Province, shores of Argentino Lake, La Bandera [Puerto Bandera] near El Calafate, lichens on rocks, in full sunlight. Maucci (1988)

• Undefined localities cited according Mihelčič (1967), mosses and lichens on trees, soil and thin layer of leaf litter (6 samples). Mihelčič (1972)

Brazil:

• 23 ° 32 ′S, 46 ° 38 ′W; 750 m asl: São Paulo State, neighbourhood of São Paulo, mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

Chile:

• 33 ° 25 ′S, 70 ° 31 ′W; 800 m asl: Region RM Metropolitana (Región Metropolitana de Santiago), Santiago de Chile and vicinity, Valle de las Condes, dry soil and mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

• 33 ° 29 ′S, 70 ° 36 ′W; 550 m asl: Region RM Metropolitana (Región Metropolitana de Santiago), Santiago de Chile and vicinity, Quebrada de Macul, dry soil and mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

• 30 ° 25 ′S – 37 ° 45 ′S [34 ° 17 ′S, 70 ° 33 ′W]; 1,080 m asl: Region VI Libertador (Región del Libertador General Bernardo O ′Higgins), near Rancagua (Termas de Cauquenes, Hacienda Chacayes), 80 km on south on Santiago de Chile, steppe shrubs, mosses on rocks in sun. Ramazzotti  (1962 a)

• 36 ° 48 ′S, 73 °01′W; 0 m asl: Region VIII Biobío (Región del Biobío), neighbourhood of Concepción, mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

• 38 ° 44 ′S, 72 ° 35 ′W; 100 m asl: Region IX Araucania (Región de la Araucanía), neighbourhood of Temuco, mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

• 41 ° 19 ′S, 72 ° 58 ′W; 50 m asl: Region X Los Lagos (Región de Los Lagos), Puerto Varas and Cayutué, mosses. Rahm (1931, 1932)

• 50 ° 59 ′S, 73 °00′W; 1,200 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Torres del Paine National Park, mosses on trees and rocks, nearly all in half sunlight. Maucci (1988)

• 51 °02′S, 72 ° 46 ′W; 100 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), near Lake Sarmiento de Gamboa, mosses on soil, in full sunlight. Maucci (1988)

• 51 ° 34 ′S, 72 ° 36 ′W; 200 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Ultima Esperanza, near Cueva del Milodón, mosses on rocks, in sunlight. Maucci (1988)

• 51 ° 34 ′S, 72 ° 36 ′W; 200 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Milodon Cave [Cueva del Milodón]. Jørgensen et al. (2011)

• 53 °08′S, 70 ° 54 ′W; 0 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Punta Arenas, mosses on branches, in the shade. Maucci (1988)

Colombia:

• 07°09′N, 75 ° 23 ′W; 1,400 m asl: Antioquia Department, Cafetal La Camelia, moss ( Trichostomum raapaii Broth.  ). Heinis (1914)

Record numbers: Argentina: 11, Brazil: 1, Chile: 11, Colombia: 1; total: 24.

Remarks: This species is believed to be almost cosmopolitan, however, given that the locus typicus is in the Arctic, tropical (including South American) reports should be re-examined.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Tardigrada

Class

Heterotardigrada

Order

Echiniscoidea

Family

Echiniscidae

Genus

Echiniscus

Loc

Echiniscus blumi Richters, 1903 sensu

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J. 2015

2015
Loc

Echiniscus blumi ( Jørgensen et al. 2011 )

Jorgensen et al. 2011

2011
Loc

Echiniscus blumi

Richt. 1905

1905
Loc

Echiniscus (Echiniscus) blumi

Richters 1903

1903
Loc

E. (E.) blumi

Richters 1903

1903