Macrobiotus hufelandi Schultze, 1833, Schultze, 1833

Wang, Hanping, Wang, Lizhi & Li, Xiaochen, 2007, Tardigrades from Guizhou Province (China) with description of a new species of genus Doryphoribius (Tardigrada: Hypsibiidae), Zootaxa 1626, pp. 59-67: 61

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Macrobiotus hufelandi Schultze, 1833


Macrobiotus hufelandi Schultze, 1833  

Material examined. 26 specimens and two eggs were collected from the Huangguoshu Fall, 13 specimens from Langdeshang Village.

Remarks. This species was reported as a new record for China from Beijing Municipality and Hebei Province (Rahm, 1936-1937 a). Then it was collected from Guangdong Province ( Mathews, 1937), from Inner Mongolia and Hong Kong ( Pilato, 1974). It is the first report of this species from Guizhou Province.