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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngursa antarctica Villora-Moreno, 1998 
AphiaID: 342718

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 editorHalechiniscidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStyraconyxinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngursa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngursa antarctica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngursa Pollock, 1979
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngursa antarctica Villora-Moreno, 1998
Sources  original description Villora-Moreno, S. (1998). Deep-sea Tardigrada from South Shetland Islands (Antarctica) with description of Angursa antarctica sp. nov. (Arthrotardigrada, Halechiniscidae). Polar Biology. 19: 336-341. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Scotia Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScotia Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Southern Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ANT'95-15T5, locality Livingston Island (Livingston Island, station L15 (north of the South Shetland Islands in the Scotia Sea, Antarctica)) [details]

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Links 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 is a deep sea species known only from the type locality and a neighbouring site. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:342718
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-04-09 14:04:46Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2015-04-10 15:36:17Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
2016-03-29 07:32:22Z  changed  Guidetti, Roberto
  
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  Citation: Guidetti, R. (2016). Angursa antarctica Villora-Moreno, 1998. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=342718 on 2016-06-26
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