Adropion scoticum ommatophorum ( Thulin, 1911 )

Kaczmarek, Łukasz, 2017, Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part IV: Africa, Zootaxa 4284 (1), pp. 1-74: 27

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Adropion scoticum ommatophorum ( Thulin, 1911 )

sensu lato

63. Adropion scoticum ommatophorum ( Thulin, 1911)   sensu lato [T]

Hypsibius (D.) scoticus (J. Murray)   forma ommatophoRa Thulin 1911 ( Rodriguez-Roda 1947) Terra typica   : Sweden (Europe)

Equatorial Guinea:

• 03°39′N, 08°49′E; 1,500 m asl: Fernando Póo [Bioko Island], Bioko Norte Province, Pico Basilé , among mosses and liverworts. Rodriguez-Roda (1947) GoogleMaps  

Record numbers. Equatorial Guinea: 1; total: 1.

Remarks. Species known from few Holarctic localities and the single tropical African record, which should be considered doubtful and any surviving samples re-examined.