WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanarctus gracilis Renaud-Mornant, 1980

136718 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136718)
accepted
Species
marine
Renaud-Mornant, J. (1980). Description de trois espécies nouvelles du genre Tanarctus Renaud-Debyser, 1959, et création de la sous-famille des Tanarctinae subfam. nov. (Tardigrada, Heterotardigrada). Bulletin du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Série 4e, 2, 129–141. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  MNHN AH 557, locality North Carolina (St....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN AH 557, locality North Carolina (St. 24303-7F) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was originally described from...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was originally described from deep water (more than 400 m bsl), but later reported from
intertidal and subtidal zones (less than 40 m bsl) of the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean basin. In our
opinion, these shallow subtidal records require confirmation. [details]
van der Land, J. (2004). Tanarctus gracilis Renaud-Mornant, 1980. In: Guidetti, R.; McInnes, J. S.; Kristensen, M. R. (2017). World list of Tardigrada. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136718 on 2017-11-23

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original description Renaud-Mornant, J. (1980). Description de trois espécies nouvelles du genre Tanarctus Renaud-Debyser, 1959, et création de la sous-famille des Tanarctinae subfam. nov. (Tardigrada, Heterotardigrada). Bulletin du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Série 4e, 2, 129–141. [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 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN AH 557, locality North Carolina (St. 24303-7F) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was originally described from deep water (more than 400 m bsl), but later reported from
intertidal and subtidal zones (less than 40 m bsl) of the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean basin. In our
opinion, these shallow subtidal records require confirmation. [details]