Isohypsibius papillifer ( Murray, 1905b ),

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 38

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Isohypsibius papillifer ( Murray, 1905b )

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105. Isohypsibius papillifer ( Murray, 1905b)  sensu lato [F]

Terra typica  : Scotland (Europe)


• 03°08′S, 37°26′E; ca. 3,900 m asl: Kilimanjaro Region, Kilimanjaro National Park, Kibo trail, above tree line, ice covered puddle, depth 2 cm, benthos sampleGoogleMaps  . Van Rompu et al. (1991a) 

Record numbers. Tanzania: 1; total: 1.

Remarks. This species complex has been reported from a limited number of global sites ( McInnes 1994). Further study of type material (Morgan 1977) is required to verify the species in Africa.