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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostygarctus Renaud-Mornant, 1979 
AphiaID: 136649

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 editorStygarctinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostygarctus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostygarctus intermedius Renaud-Mornant, 1979
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStygarctinae Schulz, 1951
Sources  original description Renaud-Mornant, J. (1979). Tardigrades marins de Madagascar. II. Stygarctidae et Orellidae, III. Considérations écologiques générales. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Série 4e, 1 (2), 339–351. [details]

status source Hansen, J. G., Kristensen, R. M. & Jørgensen, A. (2012). The armoured marine tardigrades (Arthrotardigrada, Tardigrada). Scientia Danica, series B Biologica 2, The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters. pp. 91.
note: reconsidered valid as genus By Hansen et al 2012 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostygarctus intermedius Renaud-Mornant, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostygarctus spiralis Hansen, Kristensen & Jørgensen, 2012
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136649
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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
2017-02-13 07:40:11Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
  
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  Citation: Guidetti, R.; van der Land, J. (2017). Mesostygarctus Renaud-Mornant, 1979. In: Guidetti, R.; McInnes, J. S.; Kristensen, M. R. (2017) World list of Tardigrada. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136649 on 2017-08-18
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