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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostygarctus acanthophorus Grimaldi de Zio, D'Addabbo Gallo & Morone de Lucia, 1982 
AphiaID: 136724

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 editorNeostygarctus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostygarctus acanthophorus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostygarctus Grimaldi de Zio, d'Addabbo Gallo & Morone de Lucia, 1982
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostygarctus Grimaldi de Zio, d'Addabbo Gallo & Morone de Lucia, 1982
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostygarctus acanthophorus Grimaldi de Zio, D'Addabbo Gallo & Morone de Lucia, 1982
Sources  original description Grimaldi de Zio, S., D`Addabbo Gallo, M. & Morone de Lucia, M.R. (1982). Neostygarctus acanthophorus, n. gen. n. sp., nuovo Tardigrado marino del Mediterraneo. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 23, 319–324. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Italian part of the Ionian 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 editorMaldives part of the Indian Ocean [details]
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian part of the Ionian Sea [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 , locality Ionian sea (Secca dell'Armeleia) [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 subtidal species (most often from 15 to 40 m bsl) known mainly from the Mediterranean basin,
but also reported from tropical localities in the Indian Ocean. It has been collected from different substrates
such as coralligenous detritus, Amphioxus debris, and sand in Posidonia seagrass meadows. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136724
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: van der Land, J. (2004). Neostygarctus acanthophorus Grimaldi de Zio, D'Addabbo Gallo & Morone de Lucia, 1982. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136724 on 2016-05-29
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