WoRMS taxon details

Batillipes roscoffensis Kristensen, 1978

136670  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136670)

accepted
Species
marine
Kristensen, R.M. (1978). Notes on marine Heterotardigrades. 1. Description of two new Batillipes species, using the electron microscope. Zoologischer Anzeiger. 200: 1-17. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  ZMUC   
Holotype ZMUC  [details]
Type locality contained in French part of the Celtic Sea  
type locality contained in French part of the Celtic Sea [details]
Description This species has a caudal groove replacing the caudal spike, and a unique dorsal sculpture only visible
with SEM...  
Description This species has a caudal groove replacing the caudal spike, and a unique dorsal sculpture only visible
with SEM (Kristensen 1978). [details]

Distribution The species is known only from the type locality where just three specimens were collected.  
Distribution The species is known only from the type locality where just three specimens were collected. [details]
Guidetti, R.; McInnes, J. S.; Kristensen, M. R. (2018). World List of Tardigrada. Batillipes roscoffensis Kristensen, 1978. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136670 on 2018-04-19
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original description Kristensen, R.M. (1978). Notes on marine Heterotardigrades. 1. Description of two new Batillipes species, using the electron microscope. Zoologischer Anzeiger. 200: 1-17. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tardigrada, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 236 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Degma, P.; Bertolani, R.; Guidetti, R. (2009-2016). Actual checklist of Tardigrada species. (Assessed 10/02/2017) pp. 46., available online at http://www.tardigrada.modena.unimo.it/miscellanea/Actual%20checklist%20of%20Tardigrada.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype ZMUC  [details]
From editor or global species database
Description This species has a caudal groove replacing the caudal spike, and a unique dorsal sculpture only visible
with SEM (Kristensen 1978). [details]

Distribution The species is known only from the type locality where just three specimens were collected. [details]