Milnesium tetralamellatum Pilato & Binda, 1991,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 22

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4284.1.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03ED740D-3202-7E50-FF6B-FD946885FBA4

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scientific name

Milnesium tetralamellatum Pilato & Binda, 1991
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47. Milnesium tetralamellatum Pilato & Binda, 1991  [T]

Milnesium tetRalamellatum  n. sp. (Pilato & Binda 1991)

Milnesium tetRalamellatum Pilato & Binda  1991 ( Binda & Pilato 1995a) Terra typica  : Tanzania (Africa)

Tanzania:

• 03°09′S, 35°29′E: Type Locality: Undefined locality, Arusha Region, slopes of Ngorongoro Volcano, moss. Pilato & Binda (1991)GoogleMaps 

• 03°12′S, 37°31′E; 2,200–2,400 m asl: Kilimanjaro Region, near Marangu [gate], outskirts of the entrance of Kilimanjaro National Park, mosses. Binda & Pilato (1995a)

Republic of Zambia:

• 17 ° 55 ′ S, 25 ° 52 ′ E; 890 m asl: Southern Province, near Livingstone, in the Victoria Falls gorge, mosses and leaf litter on soil. Zawierucha et al. (2012)

Record numbers. Tanzania: 2, Republic of Zambia: 1; total: 3.

Remarks. This species is currently endemic to Africa and associated ( Seychelles) islands ( Binda & Pilato 1995b).