Minibiotus acontistus

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J., 2015, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part II: South America, Zootaxa 3923 (1), pp. 1-107: 78

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.5688200

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038FA02E-FFD1-7A71-4A85-BA4556C9F6DD

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Minibiotus acontistus
status

 

192. Minibiotus acontistus   (de Barros, 1942 b) [T]

Macrobiotus acontistus   n. sp. (de Barros 1942 b)

M. acontistus ( Mihelčič 1972)  

Macrobiotus acontistus Barros, 1942 ( Claps & Rossi 1988)  

Macrobiotus acontistus Barros ( Claps & Rossi 1997)  

Terra typica: Brazil (South America)

Argentina:

• 25 ° 43 ′S, 54 ° 25 ′W; 250 m asl: Misiones Province, Iguazú National Park, moss on rock and moss on tree in the forest (3 samples). Claps & Rossi (1988)

• 26 °08′S, 54 ° 35 ′W; 150 m asl: Misiones Province, Arroyo Torocuá, 12 km S Puerto Esperanza, moss on rock. Claps & Rossi (1988)

• 27 ° 20 ′S, 55 °03′W; 350 m asl: Misiones Province, Campo Viera, moss on rock. Claps & Rossi (1988)

• 27 ° 46 ′S, 55 ° 47 ′W; 200 m asl: Misiones Province, San Jos, Bañado Escuela Gentilini, moss on tree. Claps & Rossi (1988)

• 27 ° 57 ′S, 58 ° 48 ′W; 50 m asl: Corrientes Province, Empedrado, Paraje Sombrerito, lichen on power pole and mosses on fallen tree (2 samples). Claps & Rossi (1988)

• 28 °04′S, 55 ° 41 ′W; 100 m asl: Misiones Province, Azara, road in the port, lichens on tree. Claps & Rossi (1988)

• Undefined localities cited according Mihelčič (1967), dry and in full sun, and shaded and wet mosses on trees, dry mosses and lichens on soil in full sun and shaded mosses and lichens on rocks (4 samples). Mihelčič (1972)

Brazil:

• 22 ° 36 ′S, 46 ° 42 ′W; 950 m asl: São Paulo State, Serra Negra. de Barros (1942 b)

Uruguay:

• 32 ° 31 ′S, 55 ° 46 ′W: Undefined locality, Cañada Cousillas, mosses or lichens on rocks, trees or posts or aquatic macrophytes. Claps & Rossi (1997)

• 34 ° 10 ′S, 55 ° 49 ′W; 50 m asl: Florida Department, Arroyo San Juan, mosses or lichens on rocks, trees or posts or aquatic macrophytes. Claps & Rossi (1997)

Record numbers: Argentina: 7, Brazil: 1, Uruguay: 2; total: 10.

Remarks: Currently endemic to South America.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Tardigrada

Class

Heterotardigrada

Order

Parachela

Family

Macrobiotidae

Genus

Minibiotus

Loc

Minibiotus acontistus

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, Michalczyk, Łukasz & Mcinnes, Sandra J. 2015
2015
Loc

Macrobiotus acontistus Barros ( Claps & Rossi 1997 )

Barros (Claps & Rossi 1997
1997
Loc

Macrobiotus acontistus Barros, 1942 ( Claps & Rossi 1988 )

Barros, 1942 (Claps & Rossi 1988
1988
Loc

M. acontistus ( Mihelčič 1972 )

Mihelcic 1972
1972