Isohypsibius granditintinus, a New Psammobenthic Tardigrade from an Estuary of South Korea

대종천 河口의 모래틈에서 채집한 Isohypsibius속의 완보류 1신종

  • 장천영 (대구대학교 자연과학대학 생물학과) ;
  • 노현수 (대구대학교 자연과학대학 생물학과)
  • Published : 1996.09.01


Isohypsibius granditintinus, a new tardigrade species of genus Isohypsibius, collected from the sand bottom of the estuary of Taejongchon River, Kyongju, is described. the present new species differs from its congeners in having the combinaton of the following characters: smooth cuticles; three macroplacoids; absence of microplacoid, lunule and cuticular bar; very elongate external claws with two accessory points.


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