Tardigrada


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Related to Tardigrada: tardigrade, Pentastomida
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Noun1.Tardigrada - in some classifications considered a separate phylum: microscopic arachnid-like invertebrates living in water or damp moss having 4 pairs of legs and instead of a mouth a pair of stylets or needlelike piercing organs connected with the pharynx
Arthropoda, phylum Arthropoda - jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes
tardigrade - an arthropod of the division Tardigrada
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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(Tardigrada: Macrobiotidae) from Japan with notes on its phylogenetic position within the hufelandi group," the (http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0192210) open-access paper was printed online Wednesday in the journal PLOS ONE.
Tardigrades (Phylum Tardigrada), commonly known as water bears, are microscopic animals found in marine, freshwater, and terrestrial habitats.
Entre los 129 capitulos que versan sobre la sistematica de Arthropoda, tres se refieren a taxones afines al grupo de artropodos: "Pentastomida", "Onychophora" y "Tardigrada"; en tanto que 126 resenan los taxones caracteristicos de Arthropoda, asi los grupos de Chelicerata se incluyen en 14 capitulos relativos a "Xiphosura", "Pycnogonida", "Palpigradi", "Schizomida", "Uropygi", "Amblypygi", "Solifugae", "Ricinulei", "Araneae" "Scorpiones", "Pseudoscorpionida", "Opiliones", "Acari" y "Oribatei (Acari)"; y en cuatro capitulos de Myriapoda se discuten "Symphyla", "Pauropoda", "Geophilomorpha" y "Diplopoda".
TAXONOMIC CATALOGUE OF WATER BEARS (TARDIGRADA) IN THE MANZANARES AND GAIRA DOWNSTREAM RIVERS, SANTA MARTA, COLOMBIA
Likewise, no proteins similar to SC proteins were found in Tardigrada and Onychophora (Protostomia) and in Hyperotreti, Hyperoartia, and Chondrichthyes (Chordata).
Echiniscus molluscorum, new tardigrade from the faeces of the land snail, Bulimulus exilis (Gmelin) in Puerto Rico (Tardigrada: Scutechiniscidae).
5: Nonarthropods (Protozoans, Porifera, Cnidaria, Plathyhelminthes, Nemertea, Rotifera, Nematoda, Nematomorpha, Gastrotrichia, Bryozoa, Tardigrada, Polychaeta, Oligochaeta and Hirudinea).
The record of Megatherium (Xenarthra, Tardigrada) in Mendoza (Argentina): Taxonomic, chronological and paleoecological aspects.