Echiniscus bisetosus Heinis, 1908a,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 10-11

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Echiniscus bisetosus Heinis, 1908a


12. Echiniscus bisetosus Heinis, 1908a  [T]

Echiniscus  (E) bisetosus Heinis, 1908  (Binda 1971)

Terra typica  : Switzerland (Europe)


• 34°40′N, 06°11′E; 0 m asl: Biskra Province, 30 km from Biskra, El Oued [Zeribet el Oued]. Binda & Pilato (1987) Morocco:

• 31°12′N, 07°52′W; 2,500 m asl [2,600 m asl]: Marrakesz-Tansift-Al-Hauz Region, Oukaïmeden, moss. Binda (1971) Record numbers. Algeria: 1, Morocco: 1; total: 2.

Remarks. Species with typical Holarctic distribution recorded from many localities in Europe and fewer from Canada, Afghanistan, Algeria and Morocco ( McInnes 1994).