Echiniscus pooensis Rodriguez-Roda, 1947,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 14

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Echiniscus pooensis Rodriguez-Roda, 1947


29. Echiniscus pooensis Rodriguez-Roda, 1947  [T]

Echiniscus (E.) pooensis  sp. n. ( Rodriguez-Roda 1947)

Terra typica  : Equatorial Guinea (Africa)

Equatorial Guinea:

• 03°36′N, 08°46′E; 2,500 m asl: Type Locality: Fernando Póo [Bioko Island], Bioko Norte Province, Pico Basilé , mosses and liverworts between Lycopodium  sp. Rodriguez-Roda (1947)GoogleMaps 

Record numbers. Equatorial Guinea: 1; total: 1.

Remarks. This species has not been reported again since Rodriguez-Roda (1947), but is currently endemic to Equatorial Guinea.