WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastygarctides setoloso Morgan & O'Reilly, 1989

136725  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136725)

accepted
Species
marine
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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  No. NMSZ 1988.011, locality Scotland (The...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype No. NMSZ 1988.011, locality Scotland (The Anchorage, Tanera Mor, Summer Isles, Scotland.) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution United Kingdom part of the Inner Seas off the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in United Kingdom part of the Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was described from the Inner Seas...  
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]
Guidetti, R.; van der Land, J. (2017). Megastygarctides setoloso Morgan & O'Reilly, 1989. 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=136725 on 2017-12-11

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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]  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 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype No. NMSZ 1988.011, locality Scotland (The Anchorage, Tanera Mor, Summer Isles, Scotland.) [details]
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]