Paramacrobiotus rioplatensis ( Claps & Rossi, 1997 ),

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J., 2015, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part II: South America, Zootaxa 3923 (1), pp. 1-107: 88

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038FA02E-FFCB-7A6B-4A85-B978564BF1C0

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Paramacrobiotus rioplatensis ( Claps & Rossi, 1997 )
status

 

211. Paramacrobiotus rioplatensis ( Claps & Rossi, 1997)  [T]

Macrobiotus rioplatensis  sp. n. ( Claps & Rossi 1997)

Terra typica: Uruguay (South America)

Uruguay:

• 34 ° 25 ′S, 57 ° 44 ′W; 50 m asl: Type Locality: Colonia Department, Riachuelo, 223 km W of Montevideo, lichens on tree on the banks of the Rio de la Plata. Claps & Rossi (1997)

Record numbers: Uruguay: 1; total: 1.

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