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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3802.2.11

An exceptional event during the moulting process of an eutardigrade: two bucco-pharyngeal apparatuses present

GIOVANNI PILATO, OSCAR LISI

Abstract


A specimen of Diphascon (Diphascon) procerum with two bucco-pharyngeal apparatuses (one of which should have been expelled during moulting process) is described, and that anomalous condition is discussed.


Keywords


Tardigrada

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