Recently published papers

Below are provided references and links to the papers on Tardigrada published in the last three months. The icon 'NEW' appears until one month after a paper was added to the list. After three months references are moved to the 'Archives'.

                   [10 references currently listed]
Last update: 01-12-2020]




Nelson, D.R., Adkins Fletcher, R., Guidetti, R., Roszkowska, M., Grobys, D. & Kaczmarek, £. (2020) Two new species of Tardigrada from moss cushions (Grimmia sp.) in a xerothermic habitat in northeast Tennessee (USA, North America), with the first identification of males in the genus Viridiscus. PeerJ, 8: e10251.
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Rocha, A., Doma, I., Gonzalez Reyes, A. & Lisi, O. (2020) Two new tardigrade species (Echiniscidae and Doryphoribiidae) from the Salta province (Argentina). Zootaxa, 4878(2): 267-286.
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Zawierucha, K., Buda, J., Jaromerska, T., Janko, K. & G¹siorek, P. (2020) Integrative approach reveals new species of water bears (Pilatobius, Grevenius, and Acutuncus) from Arctic cryoconite holes, with the discovery of hidden lineages of Hypsibius. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 289: 141-165.
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Stec, D., Vecchi, M., Maciejowski, W. & Michalczyk, £. (2020) Resolving the systematics of Richtersiidae by multilocus phylogeny and an integrative redescription of the nominal species for the genus Crenubiotus (Tardigrada). Scientific Reports, 10: 19418.
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Hesgrove, C. & Boothby, T.C. (2020) The biology of tardigrade disordered proteins in extreme stress tolerance. Cell Communication and Signaling, 18: 178.
Hibshman, J.D., Clegg, J.S. & Goldstein, B. (2020) Mechanisms of Desiccation Tolerance: Themes and Variations in Brine Shrimp, Roundworms, and Tardigrades. Frontiers in Physiology, 11: 592016.
Roszkowska, M., Kmita, H. & Kaczmarek, £. (2020) Long-term anhydrobiosis in two taxa of moss dwelling Eutardigrada (Tardigrada) desiccated for 12 and 15 years, respectively. The European Zoological Journal, 87(1): 642-647.
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Suma, H.R., Prakash, S. & Eswarappa, S.M. (2020) Naturally occurring fluorescence protects the eutardigrade Paramacrobiotus sp. from ultraviolet radiation. Biology Letters, 16: 20200391.
Kayastha, P., Berdi, D., Mioduchowska, M., Gawlak, M., £ukasiewicz, A., Go³dyn, B., Jêdrzejewski, S. & Kaczmarek, £. (2020) Description and molecular characterization of Richtersius ziemowiti sp. nov. (Richtersiidae) from Nepal (Asia) with evidence of heterozygous point mutation events in the 28S rRNA. Annales Zoologici, 70(3): 381-396.
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Sugiura, K., Minato, H., Matsumoto, M. & Suzuki, A.C. (2020) Milnesium (Tardigrada: Apochela) in Japan: The First Confirmed Record of Milnesium tardigradum s.s. and Description of Milnesium pacificum sp. nov. Zoological Science, 37(5): 476-495.
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Last update: 01-12-2020
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