Ramazzottius theroni Dastych, 1993,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 32

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Ramazzottius theroni Dastych, 1993


79. Ramazzottius theroni Dastych, 1993  [T]

Ramazzottius theRoni  sp. n. ( Dastych 1993)

Terra typica  : Republic of South Africa (Africa)

Republic of South Africa:

• 28°13′S, 31°57′E; 350 m asl: KwaZulu-Natal Province, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Park , lichen on tree ( Acacia  ). Meyer & Hinton (2009)GoogleMaps 

• 33°56′S, 20°03′E; 195 m asl: Type Locality: Western Cape Province, SW Cape, ca. 4 km W Bonnievale, S and N slopes of Rooiberg, lichens on steams of various Karoo-bushes. Dastych (1993)

Record numbers. Republic of South Africa: 2; total: 2.

Remarks. C urrently endemic to the Republic of South Africa.