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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides seteloso Morgan & O'Reilly, 1989 
AphiaID: 136725

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 editorMegastygarctidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides seteloso (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides McKirdy, Schmidt & McGinty-Bayly, 1976
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides seteloso Morgan & O'Reilly, 1989
Sources  original description Morgan, C.I. & O'Reilly, M. (1988). Additions to the Scottish tardigrade fauna, including a description of Megastygarctides setoloso new species, with a revised key for identification of Scottish marine species. Glasgow Naturalist. 21, 445–454.
note: the Journal with the paper of the original description of this species was published in 1989 although in the paper is written 1988.  [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality United Kingdom part of the Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland [details]
From editor or global species database
Black Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUkrainian part of the Black Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype No. NMSZ 1988.011, locality Scotland (The Anchorage, Tanera Mor, Summer Isles, Scotland.) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was described from the Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland (Atlantic) and just
recently reported from the Black Sea. It is a subtidal species collected from sand. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136725
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2015-04-20 13:40:28Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
2016-07-07 06:23:12Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
  
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  Citation: Guidetti, R.; van der Land, J. (2016). Megastygarctides seteloso. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136725 on 2016-12-05
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