Macrobiotus andinus Maucci, 1988, Maucci, 1988

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J., 2015, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part II: South America, Zootaxa 3923 (1), pp. 1-107: 63

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3923.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2305A96C-0A03-4524-93AA-90359893A4DD

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5688126

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038FA02E-FFA2-7A02-4A85-B9FD56C9F094

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Macrobiotus andinus Maucci, 1988
status

 

156. Macrobiotus andinus Maucci, 1988   [T]

Macrobiotus andinus   sp. nov. ( Maucci 1988)

Terra typica: Chile and Argentina (South America)

Argentina:

• 50 °06′S, 73 ° 18 ′W; 200 m asl: Type Locality: Santa Cruz Province, Los Glaciares National Park, shores of Argentino Lake, near the Onelli glacier, Nothofagus   forests, in the shade, mosses and lichens on trees and rocks. Maucci (1988)

Chile:

• 51 ° 34 ′S, 72 ° 36 ′W; 200 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Ultima Esperanza, near Cueva del Milodón, mosses on rocks, in sunlight. Maucci (1988)

• 51 ° 44 ′S, 72 ° 30 ′W; 0 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), Puerto Natales, mosses on trees and rocks. Maucci (1988)

• 53 ° 38 ′S, 70 ° 59 ′W; 50 m asl: Region XII Magallanes (Región de Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena), San Juan (Punta Arenas), mosses on soil. Binda & Pilato (1999 b)

• 55 ° 14 ′S, 66 ° 33 ′W; 200 m asl: Tierra del Fuego Province, Isla Nueva, mosses on soil. Binda & Pilato (1999 b)

Record numbers: Argentina: 1; Chile: 4; total: 5.

Remarks: Currently endemic to South America.