Echiniscus longispinosus Murray, 1907a,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 13

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Echiniscus longispinosus Murray, 1907a


23. Echiniscus longispinosus Murray, 1907a  [T]

E. longispinosus  sp. n. ( Murray 1907a)

Echiniscus longispinosus Murray 1907  (Pilato et al. 1991)

Terra typica  : Republic of South Africa (Africa)

Republic of South Africa:

• 29°44′S, 22°44′E: Type Locality: Undefined locality, Cape Colony [Cape Province]. Murray (1907a)

• 34°01′S, 23°55′E; 200 m asl: Eastern Cape Province, Tzitzikama [Tsitsikamma National Park], moss. Binda (1984), Pilato et al. (1991)GoogleMaps 

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

Remarks. The species is currently endemic to Republic of South Africa.