Papers on Tardigrada published in 2012

[42 references listed]



Appeltans, W., Ahyong, S.T., Anderson, G., Angel, M.V., Artois, T., Bailly, N., Bamber, R., Barber, A., Bartsch, I., Berta, A., B³azewicz-Paszkowycz, M., Bock, P., Boxshall, G., Boyko, C.B., Brandão, S., Bray, R.A., Bruce, N.L., Cairns, S.D., Chan, T.-Y., Cheng, L., Collins, A.G., Cribb, T., Curini-Galletti, M., Dahdouh-Guebas, F., Davie, P.J.F., Dawson, M.N., De Clerck, O., Decock, W., De Grave, S., de Voogd, N.J., Domning, D.P., Emig, C.C., Erséus, C., Eschmeyer, W., Fauchald, K., Fautin, D.G., Feist, S.W., Fransen, C.H.J.M., Furuya, H., Garcia-Alvarez, O., Gerken, S., Gibson, D., Gittenberger, A., Gofas, S., Gómez-Daglio, L., Gordon, D.P., Guiry, M.D., Hernandez, F., Hoeksema, B.W., Hopcroft, R.R., Jaume, D., Kirk, P., Koedam, N., Koenemann, S., Kolb, J.B., Kristensen, R.M., Kroh, A., Lambert, G., Lazarus, D.B., Lemaitre, R., Longshaw, M., Lowry, J., Macpherson, E., Madin, L.P., Mah, C., Mapstone, G., McLaughlin, P.A., Mees, J., Meland, K., Messing, C.G., Mills, C.E., Molodtsova, T.N., Mooi, R., Neuhaus, B., Peter, K.L.N., Nielsen, C., Norenburg, J., Opresko, D.M., Osawa, M., Paulay, G., Perrin, W., Pilger, J.F., Poore, G.C.B., Pugh, P., Read, G.B., Reimer, J.D., Rius, M., Rocha, R.M., Saiz-Salinas, J.I., Scarabino, V., Schierwater, B., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A., Schnabel, K.E., Schotte, M., Schuchert, P., Schwabe, E., Segers, H., Self-Sullivan, C., Shenkar, N., Siegel, V., Sterrer, W., Stöhr, S., Swalla, B., Tasker, M.L., Thuesen, E.V., Timm, T., Todaro, M. ., Turon, X., Tyler, S., Uetz, P., van der Land, J., Vanhoorne, B., van Ofwegen, L.P., van Soest, R.W.M., Vanaverbeke, J., Walker-Smith, G., Walter, T., Warren, A., Williams, G.C., Wilson, S.P. & Costello, M.J. (2012) The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology, 22(23): 2189-2202.
Bartels, P.J. & Nelson, D.R. (2012) An online key and field guide to the tardigrades of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (North Carolina & Tennessee, USA, North America) with taxonomic revisions of two species. Zootaxa, 3249: 67-68. Abstract
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Beasley, C.W. & Miller, W.R. (2012) Additional Tardigrada from Hubei Province, China, with the description of Doryphoribius barbarae sp. nov. (Eutardigrada: Parachela: Hypsibiidae). Zootaxa, 3170: 55-63. Abstract
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Bonifacio, A., Guidetti, R., Altiero, T., Sergo, V. & Rebecchi, L. (2012) Nature, Source and Function of Pigments in Tardigrades: In Vivo Raman Imaging of Carotenoids in Echiniscus blumi. PLoS ONE, 7(11): e50162.
Cesari, M., Altiero, T. & Rebecchi, L. (2012) Identification of the trehalose-6-phosphate synthase (tps) gene in desiccation tolerant and intolerant tardigrades. Italian Journal of Zoology,79(4): 530-540.
Coulson, S.J. & Midgley, N.G. (2012) The role of glacier mice in the invertebrate colonisation of glacial surfaces: the moss balls of the Falljökull, Iceland. Polar Biology, 35: 1651-1658.
Czechowski, P., Sands, C.J., Adams, B.J., D’Haese, C.A., Gibson, J.A.E., McInnes, S.J. & Stevens, M.I. (2012) Antarctic Tardigrada: a first step in understanding molecular operational taxonomic units (MOTUs) and biogeography of cryptic meiofauna. Invertebrate Systematics, 26(6): 526-538.
Faurby, S., Jorgensen, A., Kristensen, R.M. & Funch, P. (2012) Distribution and speciation in marine intertidal tardigrades: testing the roles of climatic and geographical isolation. Journal of Biogeography, 39(9): 1596-1607.
Fontaneto, D., Bunnefeld, N., Westberg, M. (2012) Long-term survival of microscopic animals under desiccation is not so long. Astrobiology,
12(9): 863-869.
Forster, F., Beisser, D., Grohme, M.A., Liang, C., Mali, B., Siegl, A.M., Engelmann, J.C., Shkumatov, A.V, Schokraie, E., Muller, T., Schnolzer, M., Schill, R.O., Frohme, M. & Dandekar, T. (2012) Transcriptome Analysis in Tardigrade Species Reveals Specific Molecular Pathways for Stress Adaptations. Bioinformatics and Biology Insights, 6: 69-96.
Guil, N. & Giribet, G. (2012) A comprehensive molecular phylogeny of tardigrades - adding genes and taxa to a poorly resolved phylum-level phylogeny. Cladistics, 28(1): 21-49.
Guidetti, R., Altiero, T., Marchioro, T., Sarzi Amade, L., Avdonina, A.M., Bertolani, R. & Rebecchi, L. (2012) Form and function of the feeding apparatus in Eutardigrada (Tardigrada). Zoomorphology, 131(2): 127-148.
Guidetti, R., Rizzo, A.M., Altiero, T. & Rebecchi, L. (2012) What can we learn from the toughest animals of the Earth? Water bears (tardigrades) as multicellular model organisms in order to perform scientific preparations for lunar exploration. Planetary and Space Science, 74(1): 97-102.
Halberg, K.A. & Mobjerg, N. (2012) First evidence of epithelial transport in tardigrades: a comparative investigation of organic anion transport. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215: 497-507.
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Hansen, J.G., Kristensen, R.M. & Jørgensen, A. (2012) The armoured marine tardigrades (Arthrotardigrada, Tardigrada). The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters. Scientia Danica, Series B, Biologica, 2: 1-91.  
Horikawa, D.D., Yamaguchi, A., Sakashita, T., Tanaka, D., Hamada, N., Yukuhiro, F., Kuwahara, H., Kunieda, T., Watanabe, M., Nakahara, Y., Wada, S., Funayama, T., Katagiri, C., Higashi, S., Yokobori, S.-I., Kuwabara, M., Rothschild, L.J., Okuda, T., Hashimoto, H. & Kobayashi, Y. (2012) Tolerance of Anhydrobiotic Eggs of the Tardigrade Ramazzottius varieornatus to Extreme Environments. Astrobiology, 12(4): 283-289.
Kaczmarek, £., Jakubowska, N. & Michalczyk, £. (2012) Current knowledge on Turkish tardigrades with a description of Milnesium beasleyi sp. nov. (Eutardigrada: Apochela: Milnesiidae, the granulatum group). Zootaxa, 3589: 49-64. Abstract
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Kaczmarek, £., Schabetsberger, R., Litwin, N. & Michalczyk, £. (2012) A new freshwater eutardigrade from Fiji and Vanuatu (Oceania), with remarks on the genus Dactylobiotus. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 39(4): 311-318.
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Kaczmarek, £., Zawierucha, K., Smykla, J. & Michalczyk, £. (2012) Tardigrada of the Revdalen (Spitsbergen) with the descriptions of two new species: Bryodelphax parvuspolaris (Heterotardigrada) and Isohypsibius coulsoni (Eutardigrada). Polar Biology, 35(7): 1013-1026.
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Land, M., Musto, A., Miller, W.R., Starkey, D.E. & Miller, J.D. (2012) Tardigrades of the University of Central Arkansas Campus, Conway, AR. Southeastern Naturalist, 11(3): 469-476.
Meyer, H.A. (2012) A new water bear, Minibiotus julianae, from the Caribbean Island of Dominica (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Parachela: Macrobiotidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 125(1): 54-60.
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Meyer, H.A. & Hinton, J.G. (2012) New water bear records (Phylum Tardigrada) from the Pacific Northwest of North America. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 88(3): 304-310.
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Meyer, H.A. & Hinton, J.G. (2012) Tardigrades (Phylum Tardigrada) of the Island of Barbados in the West Indies, with the Description of Milnesium barbadosense sp. n. (Eutardigrada: Milnesiidae). Caribbean Journal of Science, 46(2-3): 194-202.  
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Michalczyk, £., We³nicz, W., Frohme, M. & Kaczmarek, £. (2012) Redescriptions of three Milnesium Doyere, 1840 taxa (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Milnesiidae), including the nominal species for the genus. Zootaxa, 3154: 1-20. [Corrigenda: Zootaxa, 3393: 66-68] Abstract
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Miller, W.R, Clark, T. & Miller, C. (2012) Tardigrades of North America: Archechiniscus biscaynei, nov. sp. (Arthrotardigrada: Archechiniscidae), a Marine Tardigrade from Biscayne National Park, Florida. Southeastern Naturalist, 11(2): 279-286.
Miller, W.R. Schulte, R. & Johansson, C. (2012) Tardigrades of North America: further description of the genus Multipseudechiniscus Schulte & Miller, 2011 (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscoidea: Echiniscidae) from California. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 125(2): 153-164.
Miller, W.R. & Williams, S. (2012) A Note on a Greenland Tardigrade: Milnesium eurystomum Maucci, 1991 Eating an Amoeba. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, 115(1-2): 26-27. Abstract
Persson, D.K., Halberg, K.A., Jorgensen, A., Mobjerg, N. & Kristensen, R.M. (2012) Neuroanatomy of Halobiotus crispae (Eutardigrada: Hypsibiidae): Tardigrade brain structure supports the clade panarthropoda. Journal of Morphology, 273(11): 1227-1245.
Pilato, G., Kiosya, Y., Lisi, O. & Sabella, G. (2012) New records of Eutardigrada from Belarus with the description of three new species. Zootaxa, 3179: 39-60. Abstract
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Pilato, G., McInnes, S.J. & Lisi, O. (2012) Hebesuncus mollispinus (Eutardigrada, Hypsibiidae), a new species from maritime Antarctica. Zootaxa, 3446: 60-68. Abstract
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Prasath, T., Greven, H. & D'Haese, J. (2012) EF-Hand Proteins and the Regulation of Actin-Myosin Interaction in the Eutardigrade Hypsibius klebelsbergi (Tardigrada). Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology, 317(5): 311-320.
Šatkauskienė, I. (2012) Tardigrades (Tardigrada) in Baltic States. Biologija, 58(4): 245-255.
Schokraie, E., Warnken, U., Hotz-Wagenblatt, A., Grohme, M.A., Hengherr, S., Förster, F., Schill, R.O., Frohme, M., Dandekar, T. & Schnölzer, M. (2012) Comparative proteome analysis of Milnesium tardigradum in early embryonic state versus adults in active and anhydrobiotic state. PLoS ONE, 7(9): e45682.
Spaccesi, F.G. & Rodrigues Capítulo, A. (2012) Benthic communities on hard substrates covered by Limnoperna fortunei Dunker (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) at an estuarine beach (Río de la Plata, Argentina). Journal of Limnology, 71(1): 144-153.
Tanga, C.Q., Leasia, F., Oberteggerc, U., Kieneked, A., Barraclougha, T.G. & Fontaneto, D. (2012) The widely used small subunit 18S rDNA molecule greatly underestimates true diversity in biodiversity surveys of the meiofauna. PNAS, 109(40): 16208–16212.
Vargha, B. (2012) Localities of the Hungarian water bears (Tardigrada). e-Acta Naturalia Pannonica, 4: 103-142.
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Vukich M., Ganga, P.L., Cavalieri, D., Rivero, D., Pollastri, S., Mugnai, S., Mancuso, S., Pastorelli, S., Lambreva,  M, Antonacci, A. Margonelli, A., Bertalan, I., Johanningmeier, U., Giardi, M.T., Rea, G., Pugliese, M., Quarto, M., Roca, V., Zanin, A., Borla, O., Rebecchi, L., Altiero, T., Guidetti, R., Cesari, M., Marchioro, T., Bertolani, R., Pace, E., De Sio, A., Casarosa, M., Tozzetti, L., Branciamore, S., Gallori, E., Scarigella, M., Bruzzi, M., Bucciolini, M., Talamonti, C., Donati, A., & Zolesi, V. (2012) BIOKIS: a model payload for multisciplinary experiments in microgravity. Microgravity Science and Technology, 24(6): 397-409.
Wright, C.J. (2012) Tardigrada. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd.
Yuan, Q., Miao, S., Li, H., Yu, X., Tang, L. & Yan, Y. (2012) Analysis of the meiobenthic community in the Pearl River Estuary in summer. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 32(19): 5962-5971.
Zawierucha, K. & KaŸmierski, A. (2012) The first records of tardigrades (Tardigrada, Eutardigrada) from Estonia. Zoology and Ecology, 22(2): 111-113.
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Zawierucha, K., Michalczyk, £. & Kaczmarek, £. (2012) The first record of Tardigrada from the Republic of Zambia, with a description of Doryphoribius niedbalai sp. nov. (Eutardigrada: Isohypsibiidae, the evelinae group). African Zoology, 47(2): 275-284.
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Zeppilli, D., Canals, M. & Danovaro, R. (2012) Pockmarks enhance deep-sea benthic biodiversity: a case study in the western Mediterranean Sea. Diversity and Distributions, 18(8): 832-846.

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