Pseudechiniscus pilatoi Li, 2007

Wang, Lizhi, 2009, Tardigrades from the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau (China) with description of two new species in the genera Mixibius (Eutardigrada: Hypsibiidae) and Pseudechiniscus (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae), Journal of Natural History 43 (41 - 42), pp. 2553-2570: 2557

publication ID 10.1080/00222930903221547

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Pseudechiniscus pilatoi Li, 2007


Pseudechiniscus pilatoi Li, 2007  

Material examined

Six specimens were collected from Yunnan Province, two specimens from Guizhou Province   .


This species was reported as new for science from Shaanxi Province ( Li 2007). My specimens have black eyespots, but eyespots not detected in type specimens. This is the first report of this species from the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau   .