Paramacrobiotus derkai ( Degma, Michalczyk & Kaczmarek, 2008 ), Degma, Michalczyk & Kaczmarek, 2008

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J., 2015, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part II: South America, Zootaxa 3923 (1), pp. 1-107: 85

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.5688233

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038FA02E-FFC8-7A68-4A85-BC9356F7F6EC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Paramacrobiotus derkai ( Degma, Michalczyk & Kaczmarek, 2008 )
status

 

208. Paramacrobiotus derkai ( Degma, Michalczyk & Kaczmarek, 2008)   [T]

Macrobiotus derkai   sp. nov. ( Degma et al. 2008)

Terra typica: Colombia (South America)

Colombia:

• 06° 26 ′N, 72 ° 15 ′W; 4,300 m asl: Arauca Department, Cordillera Oriental, Sierra Nevada del Cocuy National Park, near Laguna de la Plaza (mountain lake), moss on rock. Degma et al. (2008)

Record numbers: Peru: 1; total: 1.

Remarks: Currently endemic to Colombia, this species belongs to the Paramacrobiotus richtersi   group (see: P. areolatus   above and P. richtersi   below).