Astatumen trinacriae ( Arcidiacono, 1962 )

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 28

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Astatumen trinacriae ( Arcidiacono, 1962 )
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65. Astatumen trinacriae ( Arcidiacono, 1962)  [T]

Itaquascon  tRinacRiae  Arcidiacono, 1962 (Binda 1984, Binda & Pilato 1987, Van Rompu et al. 1995) Itaquascon  tRinacRiae  ( Ramløv & Kristensen 1985)

Terra typica  : Italy (Europe)

Algeria:

• 36°38′N, 05°45′E; 1,200 m asl: Jijel Province, M’Sid-Ech-Cheta (Texenna Pass). Binda & Pilato (1987)GoogleMaps 

Morocco:

• 32°25′N, 05°13′W; 1,750 m asl: Meknès-Tafilalet Region, S of Azrou , cedar forest, moss on limestone boulders in the forest glade. Ramløv & Kristensen (1985)GoogleMaps 

Republic of South Africa:

• 34°01′S, 23°55′E; 200 m asl: Eastern Cape Province, Tzitzikama [Tsitsikamma National Park], moss. Binda (1984)GoogleMaps 

Tunisia:

• 36°42'10''N, 08°40'46''E; 462 m asl: Jendouba Governorate, Beni M'tir, forest, moss on soil. Gąsiorek et al. (2017)GoogleMaps 

Zimbabwe:

• 18°44′S, 26°57′E; 1,100 m asl: Matabeleland North Province, Hwange National Park, near Main Camp , under grass and shrubs, dry sandy soilGoogleMaps  . Van Rompu et al. (1995) 

• 20°26′S, 28°31′E; 1,350 m asl: Matabeleland South Province, Matobo National Park, Matopos, Moth Shrine , under grass, dry soilGoogleMaps  . Van Rompu et al. (1995) 

• 20°32′S, 28°28′E; 1,350 m asl: Matabeleland South Province, Matobo National Park, Matopos, Nswatugi Cave GoogleMaps  , 10 m from the parking, under grass and various trees, dry soil. Van Rompu et al. (1995) 

• 20°33′S, 28°31′E; 1,400 m asl: Matabeleland South Province, Matobo National Park, Matopos, left from the path to Pomongwe Cave GoogleMaps  , 10 m before the cave, under various trees, dry soil. Van Rompu et al. (1995) 

Record numbers. Algeria: 1, Morocco: 1, Republic of South Africa: 1, Tunisia: 1, Zimbabwe: 4; total: 8.

Remarks. The disjunct Holarctic and tropical distribution ( McInnes 1994) requires further taxonomic analysis and, as with A. bartosi  , a revision of the type material and/ or new material from the type locality.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Tardigrada

Class

Eutardigrada

Order

Parachela

Family

Hypsibiidae

Genus

Astatumen

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Astatumen trinacriae ( Arcidiacono, 1962 )

Kaczmarek, Łukasz 2017

2017
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Itaquascon

de Barros 1939

1939
Loc

Itaquascon

de Barros 1939

1939