Macrobiotus harmsworthi Murray, 1907

Wang, Hanping, Wang, Lizhi & Li, Xiaochen, 2007, Tardigrades from Guizhou Province (China) with description of a new species of genus Doryphoribius (Tardigrada: Hypsibiidae), Zootaxa 1626, pp. 59-67: 61

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.179303

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scientific name

Macrobiotus harmsworthi Murray, 1907
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Macrobiotus harmsworthi Murray, 1907 

Material examined. 43 specimens and four eggs were collected from the Huangguoshu Fall, 17 specimens from Langdeshang Village.

Remarks. This species was reported as a new record for China from Beijing Municipality and Guangdong Province (Rahm, 1936-1937 a, b). It was subsequently reported from Shanxi Province ( Bartoš, 1963), from Yunnan Province ( Beasley & Cleveland, 1996), from Sichuan Province ( Yang, 2003). It is the first report of this species from Guizhou Province.