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Minibiotus  Schuster, 1980
Taxonomic Serial No.: 710244

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumTardigrada  – tardigrades, water bears, tardigrades, tardígrado  
                ClassEutardigrada Richters, 1926 – eutardigrades  
                   OrderParachela Schuster, Nelson, Grigarick and Christenberry, 1980  
                      FamilyMacrobiotidae Thulin, 1928  
                         SubfamilyMacrobiotinae Guidetti, Rebecchi and Bertolani, 2000  
                            GenusMinibiotus Schuster, 1980  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Minibiotus aculeatus (Murray, 1910)  
                               Species Minibiotus africanus Binda and Pilato, 1995  
                               Species Minibiotus aquatilis Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus asteris Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus bisoctus (Horning, Schuster and Grigarick, 1978)  
                               Species Minibiotus continuus Pilato and Lisi, 2006  
                               Species Minibiotus costellatus Michalczyk and Kaczmarek, 2003  
                               Species Minibiotus decrescens Binda and Pilato, 1995  
                               Species Minibiotus diphasconides (Iharos, 1969)  
                               Species Minibiotus eichhorni Michalczyk and Kaczmarek, 2004  
                               Species Minibiotus ethelae Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus fallax Pilato, Claxton and Binda, 1990  
                               Species Minibiotus floriparus Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus furcatus (Ehrenberg, 1859)  
                               Species Minibiotus gumersindoi Guil and Guidetti, 2005  
                               Species Minibiotus hispidus Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus hufelandioides (Murray, 1910)  
                               Species Minibiotus intermedius (Plate, 1889)  
                               Species Minibiotus julietae (De Barros, 1942)  
                               Species Minibiotus keppelensis Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus lazzaroi (Maucci, 1986)  
                               Species Minibiotus maculartus Pilato and Claxton, 1988  
                               Species Minibiotus marcusi (De Barros, 1942)  
                               Species Minibiotus milleri Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus pilatus Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus poricinctus Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus pseudofurcatus (Pilato, 1972)  
                               Species Minibiotus pustulatus (Ramazzotti, 1959)  
                               Species Minibiotus ramazzottii Binda and Pilato, 1992  
                               Species Minibiotus scopulus Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus sidereus Pilato, Binda and Lisi, 2003  
                               Species Minibiotus striatus (Mihelcic, 1949)  
                               Species Minibiotus stuckenbergi (Dastych, Ryan and Watkins, 1990)  
                               Species Minibiotus subintermedius (Ramazzotti, 1962)  
                               Species Minibiotus subjulietae (Horning, Schuster and Grigarick, 1978)  
                               Species Minibiotus taiti Claxton, 1998  
                               Species Minibiotus vinciguerrae Binda and Pilato, 1992  
                               Species Minibiotus weglarskae Michalczyk, Kaczmarek and Claxton, 2005  
                               Species Minibiotus weinerorum (Dastych, 1984)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Claxton, Sandra K.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the genus Minibiotus (Tardigrada: Macrobiotidae) with descriptions of eleven new species from Australia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Records of the Australian Museum, vol. 50, no. 2   
  Page(s): 125-160   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0067-1975   
  Reference for: Minibiotus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Guidetti, Roberto, and Roberto Bertolani  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Tardigrade taxonomy: an updated check list of the taxa and a list of characters for their identification   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 845   
  Page(s): 1-46   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: Online edition ISSN is 1175-5334:   
  Reference for: Minibiotus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Schuster, R. O., D. R. Nelson, A. A. Grigarick, and D. Christenberry  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematic Criteria of the Eutardigrada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the American Microscopical Society, vol. 99, no. 3   
  Page(s): 284-303   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0023   
  Reference for: original description   

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