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'.

                   [15 references currently listed]
Last update: 18-05-2017]





Bartels, P.J., Bradbury, L.J. & Nelson, D.R. (2017) Marine tardigrades from South Carolina, USA. Journal of the South Carolina Academy of Science, 15(1): 7. Article
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Fontoura, P., Rubal, M. & Veiga, P. (2017) Two new species of Tardigrada (Eutardigrada: Ramazzottiidae, Macrobiotidae) from the supralittoral zone of the Atlantic Iberian Peninsula rocky shores. Zootaxa, 4263(3): 450-466.
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Georgiev, D. & Kenderov, L. (2017) First record of the genus Dactylobiotus Schuster, 1980 in Bulgaria (Eutardigrada: Murrayidae). ZooNotes 107: 1-2. Article

Meyer, H.A., Hinton, J.G., Gladney, W.L. & Klumpp, M.C. (2017) Water bears from the Caribbean island of Antigua, with the description of a new Macrobiotus species (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Macrobiotidae). Caribbean Naturalist, 39: 1-13. Abstract
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Araujo, T.Q., Checon, H.H. & Garraffoni, A.R.S. (2017) Alpha and beta diversity of freshwater meiofauna at different spatial scales in a Neotropical lotic system. Marine and Freshwater Research, 68(3): 538-548.

Czerneková, M., Jönsson, K.I., Chajec, L, Student, S. & Poprawa I. (2017) The structure of the desiccated Richtersius coronifer (Richters, 1903). Protoplasma, 254(3): 1367-1377.

Rodríguez-Candela, M., Guil, N. & Parapar, J. (2016) Tardigrades of Fragas do Eume Natural Park (Galicia, NW Spain) with the first record of Echiniscus bigranulatus Richters, 1907 (Tardigrada, Heterotardigrada) in the Iberian Peninsula. Boletín de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural. Sección biológica, 110: 61-70. [Spanish + English abstract] Article

Pérez-Pech, W.A., Cutz-Pool, L.Q., Guidetti, R. & Blanco-Piñón, A. (2016) Primer registro genérico de tardígrados, habitantes del área urbana de chetumal quintana roo, México. Entomología mexicana, 3: 912-918.  [Spanish + English abstract] Article

Gross, V., Minich, I. & Mayer, G. (2017) External morphogenesis of the tardigrade Hypsibius dujardini as revealed by scanning electron microscopy. Journal of Morphology, 278(4): 563-573.

Vasanthan, T., Alejaldre, L., Hider, J., Patel, S., Husain, N., Umapathisivam, B. & Stone, J. (2017) G-Equivalent Acceleration Tolerance in the Eutardigrade Species Hypsibius dujardini. Astrobiology, 17(1): 55-60.

Lee, J., Rho, H.S. & Chang, C.Y. (2017) Taxonomic Study of Marine Tardigrades from Korea III. A New Species of the Genus Orzeliscus (Heterotardigrada, Halechiniscidae). Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, 33(1): 26-32.

Boothby, T.C., Tapia, H., Brozena, A.H., Piszkiewicz, S., Smith, A.E., Giovannini, I., Rebecchi, L., Pielak, G.J., Koshland, D. & Goldstein, B. (2017) Tardigrades Use Intrinsically Disordered Proteins to Survive Desiccation. Molecular Cell, 65: 975-984.

Santos, E., Da Rocha, C.M.C., Gomes Jr., E & Fontoura, P. (2017) Three new Batillipes species (Arthrotardigrada: Batillipedidae) from the Brazilian coast. Zootaxa, 4243(3): 483-502.

Hygum, T.L., Fobian, D., Kamilari, M., Jørgensen, A., Schiøtt, M., Grosell, M. & Møbjerg, N. (2017) Comparative Investigation of Copper Tolerance and Identification of Putative Tolerance Related Genes in Tardigrades. Frontiers in Physiology, 8: 95.

Harikumar, R.S. & Eswarappa, S.M. (2017) Emerging field of tardigrades and their stress tolerance. Current Science, 112(5): 902-903. Article









Last update: 18-05-2017
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