Testechiniscus spitsbergensis  Scourfield, 1897

 

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  1. Names
  2. Description
  3. Images
  4. Morphometry
  5. Molecular data
  6. Distribution
  7. Sources
     

1. Former names and synonyms

      None.

 


2. Description
 

Population

Description

Source

Contributor

Type series

  1. Habitus
    N/A.

  2. Cuticle
    N/A.

  3. Buccal apparatus
    N/A.

  4. Legs and claws
    N/A.

  5. Eggs
    N/A.

  6. Remarks
    N/A.

Name et al. (20??)

N. Name

 


3. Images
 

Population

Habitus

Cuticle

Buccal apparatus

Claws

Eggs

Contributor

Type series

N/A N/A N/A N/A

N/A

N/A

 


4. Morphometry
 

Population

Data

Source

Contributor

Neoparatype series

[30♀ + 11 juveniles + 8 larvae]

Gısiorek et al. (2018)

M. Dudziak

 


5. Molecular data
 

Population

Sequence

GenBank

Source

Contributor

Neotype series

18S rRNA
28S rRNA H2
ITS-1

MH279664
MH286188
MH286189

Gısiorek et al. (2018)

M. Dudziak
Norway.1 28S rRNA H1 MH286186

Gısiorek et al. (2018)

M. Dudziak

 


6. Distribution
 

Sample

Coordinates

Altitude

Location name

Substrate

Collection date

Source

Contributor

Norway.0
(locus neotypicus)

78°44'02''N 16°36'10"E

46 m asl

Norway, Svalbard, Ragnardalen

moss on soil

07.2017

Gısiorek et al. (2018)

M. Dudziak
Norway.1 77°00'N  
15°33'E
100 m asl Norway, Hornsund, between Polish Polar Station and Fugleberget Mountain, Svalbard, Spitsbergen moss on rock 08.2011

Gısiorek et al. (2018)

M. Dudziak

 


7. Sources
 

Gısiorek, P., Stec, D., Zawierucha, K., Kristensen, R.M. & Michalczyk, £. (2018) Revision of Testechiniscus Kristensen, 1987 (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae) refutes the polar-temperate distribution of the genus. Zootaxa, 4472(2): 261–297.
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright by £ukasz Michalczyk

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