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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyx sardiniae D'Addabbo Gallo, Morone de Lucia & Grimaldi de Zio, 1989 
AphiaID: 136714

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 editorHalechiniscidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyxinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyx (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyx sardiniae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyx Thulin, 1942
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyx sardiniae D'Addabbo Gallo, Morone de Lucia & Grimaldi de Zio, 1989
Sources  original description D'Addabbo Gallo, M., Morone de Lucia, M.R. & Grimaldi de Zio, S. (1989). Two new species of the genus Styraconyx (Tardigrada: Heterotardigrada). Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 30, 17–33. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Italian part of the Tyrrhenian Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Adriatic Sea [details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychellois part of the Indian Ocean [details]
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Ionian Sea [details]
Ligurian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Ligurian Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin [details]
Tyrrhenian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Tyrrhenian Sea [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 55, 10bS, locality Sardinia (Orosei Gulf, Sardinia) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This is a Mediterranean species from the sargassi group reported almost exclusively from the
Mediterranean basin, except for one relatively recent report from the Indian Ocean. It has been found in the
intertidal and subtidal zones, down to 80 m bsl, in different types of sand and sediments (also present in marine
caves). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136714
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2004). Styraconyx sardiniae D'Addabbo Gallo, Morone de Lucia & Grimaldi de Zio, 1989. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136714 on 2016-04-30
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