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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides McKirdy, Schmidt & McGinty-Bayly, 1976 
AphiaID: 136648

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTardigrada (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotardigrada (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthrotardigrada (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStygarctidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctidinae Bello & de Zio Grimaldi, 1998
Sources  original description McKirdy, D.J., Schmidt, P. & McGinty-Bayly, M. (1976). Interstitielle Fauna von Galapagos XVI. Tardigrada. Mikrofauna des Meeresbodens. 58, 409–449. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides christinae Hansen & Kristensen, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides gerdae Hansen & Kristensen, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides isounguis Renaud-Mornant, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides orbiculatus McKirdy, Schmidt & McGinty-Bayly, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides seteloso Morgan & O'Reilly, 1988
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136648
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2015-04-20 13:40:28Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
  
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  Citation: Guidetti, R.; van der Land, J. (2015). Megastygarctides McKirdy, Schmidt & McGinty-Bayly, 1976. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136648 on 2016-06-28
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