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Compiled by  M.A.Todaro   (October, 2017)    

  • Kolicka M., Gadawski P., Dabert M. 2017. A new species of freshwater Chaetonotidae (Gastrotricha, Chaetonotida) from Obodska Cave (Montenegro) based on morphological and molecular characters. European Journal of Taxonomy 354: 1-30.
  • Todaro M.A., Cesaretti A., Dal Zotto M. 2017. Marine gastrotrichs from Lanzarote, with a description of a phylogenetically relevant species of Urodasys (Gastrotricha, Macrodasyida). Marine Biodiversity. DOI: 10.1007/s12526-017-0747-7 (
  • Kånneby T., Todaro M. A. 2017. A new species of Aspidiophorus (Gastrotricha: Chaetonotidae) from the Swedish west coast. Zootaxa 4290 (2):390–394. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4290.2.11
  • Garraffoni, A. R. S., Di Domenico, M. & Hochberg, R. 2017. New records of marine Gastrotricha from São Sebastião Island (Brazil) and the description of a new species. Marine Biodiversity 47: 451-459.
  • Araujo, T. Q., Hochberg, R. 2017. First description of a gastrotrich with four scale types, including feathered biancres, a novel find for Gastrotricha. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 97: 269-275.
  • Kieneke, A., Nikoukar, H. 2017. Integrative morphological and molecular investigation of Turbanella hyalina Schultze, 1853 (Gastrotricha: Macrodasyida), including a redescription of the species. Zoologischer Anzeiger 267: 168-186.
  • Garraffoni, A. R. S. 2017. Checklist of Gastrotricha from Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil. Iheringia Serie Zoologia 107.
  • Kolicka, M. 2017. New arctic Gastrotricha - three Chaetonotus (Chaetonotidae) from Longyearbyen (Spitsbergen, Svalbard Archipelago). Annales Zoologici 167: 131-180.
  • Schuster, J., Atherton, S., Todaro, M. A., Schmidt-Rhaesa, A. & Hochberg, R. 2017. Redescription of Xenodasys riedli (Gastrotricha: Macrodasyida) based on SEM analysis, with first report of population density data. Marine Biodiversity. DOI 10.1007/s12526-017-0667-6
  • Lee, J. & Chang, C. Y. 2017. Reconsideration on Two Acanthodasys Species (Gastrotricha: Macrodasyida: Thaumastodermatidae) from Korea, with Nomenclatural Note on Korean Marine Gastrotrichs. Animal Systematics Evolution and Diversity 33: 17-25.
  • Garraffoni A.R.S., Araujo T.Q., Lourenço A.P., Guidi L., Balsamo M. 2017. A new genus and new species of freshwater Chaetonotidae (Gastrotricha: Chaetonotida) from Brazil with phylogenetic position inferred from nuclear and mitochondrial DNA sequences. Systematics and Bodiversity 15: 49-62.
  • Kolicka M., Dabert M., Dabert J., Kanneby T., Kisielewski J. 2016. Bifidochaetus, a new Arctic genus of freshwater Chaetonotida (Gastrotricha) from Spitsbergen revealed by an integrative taxonomic approach. Invertebrate Systematics 30: 398-419.
  • Kolicka M. 2016. Gastrotrichs in bromeliads - newly recorded Chaetonotus (Hystricochaetonotus) furcatus Kisielewski, 1991 (Chaetonotida) from the Lodz Palm House. Zoosystema, 38:141-155. DOI: 10.5252/z2016n1a5
  • Garraffoni A.R.S., Di Domenico M., Amaral A.C.Z. 2016. Patterns of diversity in marine Gastrotricha from Southeastern Brazilian Coast is predicted by sediment textures. Hydrobiologia 773: 105-116. DOI: 10.​1007/​s10750-016-2682-1
  • Kånneby T. 2016. Phylum Gastrotricha. In: Thorp J.H. & Rogers D.C. (eds) Key to Nearctic Fauna: Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates, Vol 2, pp 115-130. Elsevier, Amsterdam. ISBN: 978-0-12-385028-7


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