Minibiotus africanus Binda & Pilato, 1995a,

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 51

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1CD17B31-E3D0-4BFB-8B69-144D97949038

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03ED740D-3225-7E77-FF6B-FC496FE7FA81

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Minibiotus africanus Binda & Pilato, 1995a
status

 

147. Minibiotus africanus Binda & Pilato, 1995a  [T]

Minibiotus afRicanus  n. sp. ( Binda & Pilato 1995a)

Minibiotus afRicanus Binda & Pilato  1995 (Binda et al. 2001) Terra typica  : Tanzania (Africa)

Democratic Republic of Congo:

• 01°10′S, 28°28′E; 1,000 m asl: North Kivu Province, outskirts of Mohanga, liverwort (1 sample) and moss ( Entodon  sp.) (1 sample). Binda et al. (2001)GoogleMaps 

Tanzania:

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

Record numbers. Democratic Republic of Congo: 1, Tanzania: 1; total: 2.

Remarks. This species is currently endemic to Africa.