Echiniscus limai, da Cunha & do Nascimento Ribeiro, 1964

Li, Xiaochen, 2007, Tardigrades from the Tsinling Mountains, central China with descriptions of two new species of Echiniscidae (Tardigrada), Journal of Natural History 41 (41 - 44), pp. 2719-2739: 2720

publication ID 10.1080/00222930701711046

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Echiniscus limai


Echiniscus limai   da Cunha and do Nascimento Ribeiro

Material examined

Three specimens were collected from Ningshan County, two specimens from Mount Taibai   .


This species was reported as a new record for China from Yunnan Province ( Beasley and Cleveland 1996). It has never been reported from the Tsinling Mountains.