Batillipes Richters, 1909, Richters, 1909

Jørgensen, Aslak, Boesgaard, Tom M., Møbjerg, Nadja & Kristensen, Reinhardt M., 2014, The tardigrade fauna of Australian marine caves: With descriptions of nine new species of Arthrotardigrada, Zootaxa 3802 (4), pp. 401-443: 405

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Batillipes Richters, 1909
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Genus Batillipes Richters, 1909  

Diagnosis. The generic diagnosis is the same as that for the family.

Type-species. Batillipes mirus Richters, 1909  

Additional 25 species: Batillipes acaudatus Pollock, 1971   ; B. adriaticus Grimaldi   de Zio, Morone De Lucia, D’Addabbo Gallo & Grimaldi, 1979; B. africanus Morone De Lucia, D’Addabbo Gallo & Grimaldi   de Zio, 1988; B. annulatus   de Zio, 1962; B. bullacaudatus McGinty & Higgins, 1968   ; B. carnonensis Fize, 1957   ; B. caudatus Hay, 1917   ; B. crassipes Tchesunov & Mokievsky, 1995   ; B. dicrocercus Pollock, 1970   ; B. friaufi Riggin, 1962   ; B. gilmartini McGinty, 1969   ; B. lesteri Kristensen & Mackness, 2000   ; B. littoralis Renaud-Debyser, 1959   ; B. longispinosus Chang & Rho, 1997   ; B. marcelli Morone De Lucia, D’Addabbo Gallo & Grimaldi   de Zio, 1988; B. noerrevangi Kristensen, 1978   ; B. orientalis Chang & Rho, 1997   ; B. pennaki Marcus, 1946   ; B. philippinensis Chang & Rho, 1997   ; B. phreaticus Renaud-Debyser, 1959   ; B. roscoffensis Kristensen, 1978   ; B. rotundiculus Rho, Min & Chang, 1999   ; B. similis Schulz, 1955   ; B. spinicauda Gallo D’Addobbo, Sandulli   & de Zio Grimaldi, 2005; B. tridentatus Pollock, 1989   ; B. tubernatis Pollock, 1971  

Remarks. See the discussion of the status of the type-species Batillipes mirus   in Kristensen & Mackness (2000). Batillipes caudatus   was incorrectly synonymised with B. mirus   by Marcus (1929) and is still recognized as a junior synonym by Guidetti and Bertolani (2005).