Testechiniscus spitsbergensis ( Scourfield, 1897 ) 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: 29-30

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3923.1.1

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scientific name

Testechiniscus spitsbergensis ( Scourfield, 1897 ) sensu
status

sensu

69. Testechiniscus spitsbergensis ( Scourfield, 1897) sensu   lato [T]

E. (E.) spitsbergenst Scourfield, 1897 ( Claps & Rossi 1981)  

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

Argentina:

• 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, Santa Cruz Province, Valle de la Florida, lichens on soil and mosses on rocks (2 samples). Rossi & Claps (1989)

Record numbers: Argentina: 2; total: 2.

Remarks: With the exception of the Argentine records, this species has a Holarctic distribution ( McInnes 1994 a); so we suggest that the records from South America should be re-examined.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Tardigrada

Class

Heterotardigrada

Order

Echiniscoidea

Family

Echiniscidae

Genus

Testechiniscus

Loc

Testechiniscus spitsbergensis ( Scourfield, 1897 ) sensu

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

E. (E.) spitsbergenst Scourfield, 1897 ( Claps & Rossi 1981 )

Scourfield, 1897 (Claps & Rossi 1981
1981