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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3763.1.1

Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part I: Central America

Łukasz Kaczmarek, Łukasz Michalczyk, Sandra J. McInnes

Abstract


Dividing the world into nine regions, this first paper describes literature records of the limno-terrestrial tardigrades (Tardigrada) reported from Central America. Updating previously published species lists we have revised the taxonomy and provided additional habitat, geographic co-ordinates, and biogeographic comments. It is hoped this work will serve as a reference point and background for further zoogeographic studies.


Keywords


biogeography, new records, species list, tardigrades, taxonomy

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