Heterotardigrada


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Heterotardigrada

[¦hed·ə·rō‚tär′dig·rə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of the tardigrades exhibiting wide morphologic variations.
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Echiniscus barbarae, a new species of tardigrade from Cuba Island (Tardigrada: Heterotardigrada, Echiniscidae, "arctomys group').
In the class Heterotardigrada, the following genera have been identified: Echiniscus (2 species).