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'.

                   [26 references currently listed]
Last update: 08-08-2023]




Lagos, A.M., Leon, M.V., Colorado, A., Giraldo, D., Fragozo, F., Quiroga, S.Y. & Martínez, A. (2023) Effects of microplastics pollution on the abundance and composition of interstitial meiofauna. Revista de Biología Tropical, 71(1): e50031.
Mäenpää, H., Elo, M., Vuori, T. & Calhim, S. (2023) The effects of sample storage duration on tardigrade density and community composition in moss samples. Pedobiologia, 99-100: 150895.
Kihm, J.‑H., Smith, F.W., Kim, S., Rho, H.S., Zhang, X., Liu, J. & Park, T.‑Y. S. (2023) Cambrian lobopodians shed light on the origin of the tardigrade body plan. PNAS, 120(28): e2211251120.
Zawierucha, K., Vecchi, M., Takeuchi, N., Ono, M. & Calhim, S. (2023) Negative impact of freeze–thaw cycles on the survival of tardigrades. Ecological Indicators, 154: 110460.
Sim, K.-S. & Inoue, T. (2023) Structure of a superoxide dismutase from a tardigrade: Ramazzottius varieornatus strain YOKOZUNA-1. Acta Crystallographica Section F: F79.
Massa, E., Rebecchi, L. & Guidetti, R. (2023) Effects of synthetic acid rain and organic and inorganic acids on survival and CaCO3 piercing stylets in tardigrades. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology, 339(6): 578-589.
Zarubin, M., Azorskaya, T., Kuldoshina, O., Alekseev, S., Mitrofanov, S. & Kravchenko, E. (2023) The tardigrade Dsup protein enhances radioresistance in Drosophila melanogaster and acts as an unspecific repressor of transcription. iScience, 26: 106998.
Tumanov, D.V. & Tsvetkova, A.Y. (2023) Some have drops and some do not, but can we rely on that? Re-investigation of Diphascon tenue (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada) with discussion of the phylogeny and taxonomy of the superfamily Hypsibioidea. Zoosystematica Rossica, 32(1): 50-74.
Suzuki, A.C., Sugiura, K., Tsujimoto, M., Nakai, R., McInnes, S.J., Kagoshima, H. & Imura, S. (2023) A New Species of Bisexual Milnesium (Eutardigrada: Apochela) Having Aberrant Claws from Innhovde, Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica. Zoological Science, 40(3).
Grollmann, M.M., Jørgensen, A. & Møbjerg, N. (2023) Actinarctus doryphorus (Tanarctidae) DNA barcodes and phylogenetic reinvestigation of Arthrotardigrada with new A. doryphorus and Echiniscoididae sequences. Zootaxa, 5284(2): 351-363.
Jahn, H., Hammel, J.U., Göpel, T., Wirkner, C.S. & Mayer, G. (2023) A multiscale approach reveals elaborate circulatory system and intermittent heartbeat in velvet worms (Onychophora). Communications Biology, 6: 468.
Rao, S.T.R.B., Turek, I. & Irving, H.R. (2023) Phylogenetic analyses of 5-hydroxytryptamine 3 (5-HT3) receptors in Metazoa. PLoS ONE, 18(3): e0281507.
Song, S., Kim, J., Moon, T., Seong, B., Kim, W., Yoo, C.-H., Choi, J.-K. & Joo, C. (2023) Polarization-sensitive intensity diffraction tomography. Light: Science & Applications, 12: 124.
Zawierucha, K., Stec, D., Dearden, P.K. & Shain, D.H. (2023) Two new tardigrade genera from New Zealand’s Southern Alp glaciers display morphological stasis and parallel evolution. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 178: 107634.
Wang, X., Bai, L., Wang, C., Lu, B., Li, Y., Lin, Q., Huang, X. & Fontoura, P. (2023) Preliminary studies of the tardigrada communities from a polymetallic nodule area of the deep South China Sea. Frontiers in Marine Science. 10: 1110841.
Polishchuk, A., Kayastha, P., Kovalenko, P., Parnikoza, I. & Kaczmarek, £. (2023) New records of tardigrades from the Danco and Graham Coasts, the maritime Antarctic. Annales Zoologici, 73(1): 17-28.
Kasianchuk, N., Rzymski, P. & Kaczmarek, £. (2023) The biomedical potential of tardigrade proteins: A review. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 158: 114063.
Thomas, J.V. & Buckton, S.J. (2023) If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a small surprise... A tardigrade survey in and around York. The Naturalist, 148: 29-37.  
Fleming, J.F. (2023) The wealth of shared resources: Improving molecular taxonomy using eDNA and public databases. Zoologica Scripta, 52(3): 226-234.
Wa³ach, K. & Blagden, B. (2023) Tardigrade stowaways: literature review of Propyxidium tardigradum and its first record in Scotland. European Journal of Protistology, 89: 125974.
Bertolani, R., Cesari, M., Giovannini, I., Rebecchi, L., Guidetti, R., Kaczmarek, £. & Pilato, G. (2023) The Macrobiotus persimilis-polonicus complex (Eutardigrada, Macrobiotidae), another example of problematic species identification, with the description of four new species. Organisms Diversity & Evolution, 23: 329-368.
Ostertag, B.R., Rocha, A.M., González-Reyes, A.X., Suárez, C.E., Grabosky, A., Doma, I.L. & Corronca, J. (2023) Effect of environmental and microhabitat variables on tardigrade communities in a medium-sized city in central Argentina. Urban Ecosystems, 26: 293-307.
Stec, D. (2023) Integrative taxonomy helps to revise systematics and questions the purported cosmopolitan nature of the type species within the genus Diaforobiotus (Eutardigrada: Richtersiusidae). Organisms Diversity & Evolution, 23: 309-328.
Heikes, K.L., Game, M., Smith, F.W. & Goldstein, B. (2023) The embryonic origin of primordial germ cells in the tardigrade Hypsibius exemplaris. Developmental Biology, 497: 42-58.









Last update: 08-08-2023
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