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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatillipes lesteri Kristensen & Mackness, 2000 
AphiaID: 342644

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 editorBatillipedidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatillipes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatillipes lesteri (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatillipes Richters, 1909
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatillipes lesteri Kristensen & Mackness, 2000
Sources  original description Kristensen, R. M.; Mackness, B. S. (2000). First record of the marine tardigrade genus Batillipes (Arthrotardigrada: Batillipedidae) from South Australia with a description of a new species. Records of the south Australian Museum. 33(2): 73-87., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40676513 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Australian Gulfs [details]
From editor or global species database
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia [details]
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype QM , locality Adelaide (Henley Beach, Adelaide, South Australia) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species was described from the coast of Australia and later reported twice on the Atlantic coast of
Brazil. It is an intertidal or sublittoral species. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342644
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-04-09 14:04:46Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2016-01-21 13:11:54Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
  
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  Citation: Guidetti, R. (2016). Batillipes lesteri Kristensen & Mackness, 2000. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342644 on 2016-05-03
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