WoRMS taxon details

Tanarctus 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). <em>Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> Série 4e, 2, 129–141. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  MNHN AH 557, geounit North Carolina  
Holotype MNHN AH 557, geounit North Carolina [details]
Type locality contained in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean  
type locality contained in United States part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Distribution This species was originally described from deep water (more than 400 m bsl), but later reported from
intertidal and...  
Distribution 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]
Guidetti, R.; McInnes, J. S.; Kristensen, M. R. (2019). World List of Tardigrada. Tanarctus gracilis Renaud-Mornant, 1980. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136718 on 2019-01-17
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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). <em>Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> Série 4e, 2, 129–141. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tardigrada, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 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  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN AH 557, geounit North Carolina [details]
Paratype MNHN AF 558, geounit North Carolina [details]
From editor or global species database
Distribution 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]