A new species Macrobiotus magdalenae (Tardigrada : Eutardigrada : Macrobiotidae, richtersi group) from Costa Rican rain forest (Central America)

L. Michalczyk, L. Kaczmarek

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A new species Macrobiotus magdalenae sp. nov. is described from a liverwort sample collected in Costa Rica (Central America). The new species is most similar to Macrobiotus corgatensis Pilato et al., 2002 but differs from it mainly by the lack of fine granulation on the cuticle.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)189-196
Number of pages8
JournalNew Zealand Journal of Zoology
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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