Macrobiotus cf. richtersi Murray, 1911, Murray, 1911

Kaczmarek, L Ukasz & Michalczyk, L Ukasz, 2004, Notes on some tardigrades from South Africa, with the description of Diphascon (Diphascon) zaniewi sp. nov. (Eutardigrada: Hypsibiidae), Zootaxa 576, pp. 1-6: 6

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Macrobiotus cf. richtersi Murray, 1911


4. Macrobiotus cf. richtersi Murray, 1911  

Material examined

One specimen and 1 egg, Africa, South Africa, Gauteng and Mpumalanga Province, Dragon Mts., near the canyon of Blade river, 1800 m asl, moss from soil in the grass, 12.2003; leg. K. Kaczmarek.


Common species, widely distributed throughout the world.