Papers on Tardigrada published in 2022

[87 references listed]



(2022) Freeze, thaw, repeat: chilled tardigrades still reach a ripe old age. Nature, 610(7931): 235.
Arakawa, K. (2022) Examples of Extreme Survival: Tardigrade Genomics and Molecular Anhydrobiology. Annual Review of Animal Biosciences, 10: 17-37.
Bai, L., Wang, X., Gao, X., Li, Y. & Fontoura, P. (2022) First record of a deep-sea tardigrade from the South China Sea, Halechiniscus janus sp. nov. (Arthrotardigrada: Halechiniscidae). Zootaxa, 5159(3): 425-439.
Bartylak, T., Kayastha, P., Roszkowska, M., Kepel, A., Kepel, M. & Kaczmarek, £. (2022) Tardigrades of the Ivohibory forest (south-central Madagascar) with a description of a new Bryodelphax species. The European Zoological Journal, 89(1): 423-436.

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Camarda, D., Lisi, O. & Mifsud, D. (2022) First faunistic report of limno-terrestrial tardigrades (Tardigrada Doyère, 1840) from the Maltese Islands. Check List, 18(4): 779-792.
Camarda, D., Pilato, G. & Lisi. O. (2022) Considerations on the claws of the Apochela and a novel detail of the bucco-pharyngeal apparatus of the genus Milnesium (Tardigrada: Apochela: Milnesiidae). The European Zoological Journal, 89(1): 256-277.
Cesari, M., Giovannini, I., Altiero, T., Guidetti, R., Cornette, R., Kikawada, T., Rebecchi, L. (2022) Resistance to Extreme Stresses by a Newly Discovered Japanese Tardigrade Species, Macrobiotus kyoukenus (Eutardigrada, Macrobiotidae). Insects, 13: 634.
Choi, Y.N., Kim, H.S. & Jo, S.-G. (2022) Seasonal Fluctuations in the Abundance of Marine Tardigrades (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscoides sigismundi, Styraconyx haploceros) Inhabiting Fistulobalanus albicostatus, an Intertidal Barnacle on the West Coast of Korea. Ocean Science Journal, 57: 334-344.
Cotten, H. & Miller, W.R. (2022) Tardigrades in Texas: fifth graders collaborate to add three new records to the state. The Texas Journal of Science, 74(1): 3.
Cucini, C., Nardi, F., Magnoni, L., Rebecchi, L., Guidetti, R., Convey, P. & Carapelli, A. (2022) Microhabitats, macro-differences: A survey of temperature records in Victoria Land terrestrial and freshwater environments. Antarctic Science, 34(3): 256-265.
DeMilio, E., Tumanov, D.V., Lawton, C., & Hansen, J.G. (2022) Observations of Irish Parechiniscus Cuénot, 1926 (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae) Convey New Information (And Questions) About the Genus. Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 122(3): 161-179.
DeMilio, E., Tumanov, D.V., Lawton, C., Kristensen, R.M. & Hansen, J.G. (2022) Two new Bryodelphax Thulin, 1928 species (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae) from the Republic of Ireland with comments on the ‘weglarskae group’ and other heterotardigrade taxa, including the controversial genus Bryochoerus Marcus, 1936. Journal of Animal Diversity, 4(2): 1-52.
Engelhardt, J., Scheer, O., Stadler, P.F. & Prohaska, S.J. (2022) Evolution of DNA Methylation Across Ecdysozoa. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 90: 56-72.
García-Román, J., Dueñas-Cedillo, A., Cervantes-Espinoza, M., Flores-Martínez, J.J., Vargas-Mendoza, C.F., Ruiz, E.A. & Armendáriz-Toledano, F. (2022) A Strategy to Provide a Present and Future Scenario of Mexican Biodiversity of Tardigrada. Diversity, 14: 280.
G¹siorek, P. (2022) Water bear with barbels of a catfish: A new Asian Cornechiniscus (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae) illuminates evolution of the genus. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 300: 47-64.
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G¹siorek, P. & Kristensen, R.M. (2022) New marine heterotardigrade lineages (Echiniscoididae) from the tropics. European Zoological Journal, 89(1): 719-754.
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G¹siorek, P., Vonèina, K., Bochnak, M., Surmacz, B., Morek, W. & Michalczyk, £. (2022) Echiniscidae (Heterotardigrada) of South Africa. Zootaxa, 5156(1): 1-238.
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G¹siorek, P., Wilamowski, A., Vonèina, K. & Michalczyk, £. (2022) Neotropical jewels in the moss: biodiversity, distribution and evolution of the genus Barbaria (Heterotardigrada: Echiniscidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 195: 1037-1066.
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Giovannini, I., Boothby, T.C., Cesari, M., Goldstein, B., Guidetti, R. & Rebecchi, L. (2022) Production of reactive oxygen species and involvement of bioprotectants during anhydrobiosis in the tardigrade Paramacrobiotus spatialis. Scientific Reports, 12: 1938.
Giovannini, I., Corsetto, P.A., Altiero, T., Montorfano, G., Guidetti, R., Rizzo, A.M. & Rebecchi, L. (2022) Antioxidant Response during the Kinetics of Anhydrobiosis in Two Eutardigrade Species. Life, 12: 817.
Goldstein, B. (2022) Chapter Seven - Tardigrades and their emergence as model organisms. Current Topics in Developmental Biology, 147: 173-198.
Goldstein, B. (2022) Tardigrades. Nature Methods, 19: 904-905.
Grau-Andrés, R., Thieffry, S., Tian, S., Wardle, D.A. & Kardol, P. (2022) Responses of bryosphere fauna to drought across a boreal forest chronosequence. Oecologia, 200: 231-245.
Guidetti, R., Cesari, M., Giovannini, I., Ebel, C., Förschler, M.I., Rebecchi, L. & Schill, R.O. (2022) Morphology and taxonomy of the genus Ramazzottius (Eutardigrada; Ramazzottiidae) with the integrative description of Ramazzottius kretschmanni sp. nov. The European Zoological Journal, 89(1): 339-363.
Guidetti, R., Giovannini, I., Del Papa, V., Ekrem, T., Nelson, D., Rebecchi, L. & Cesari, M. (2022) Phylogeny of the asexual lineage Murrayidae (Macrobiotoidea, Eutardigrada) with the description of Paramurrayon gen. nov. and Paramurrayon meieri sp. nov. Invertebrate Systematics, 36(12): 1099-1117.
Guil, N., Guidetti, R., Cesari, M., Marchioro, T., Rebecchi, L. & Machordoma, A. (2022) Molecular Phylogenetics, Speciation, and Long Distance Dispersal in Tardigrade Evolution: A case study of the genus Milnesium. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 169: 107401.
Howard, R.J., Giacomelli, M., Lozano-Fernandez, J., Edgecombe, G.D., Fleming, J.F., Kristensen, R.M., Ma, X., Olesen, J., Sørensen, M.V., Thomsen, P.F., Wills, M.A., Donoghue, P.C.J. & Pisani, D. (2022) The Ediacaran Origin of Ecdysozoa: Integrating Fossil and Phylogenomic Data. Journal of the Geological Society, 179(4): jgs2021-107.
Kaczmarek, £., Kayastha, P., Gawlak, M., Mioduchowska, M. & Roszkowska, M. (2022) An integrative redescription of Echiniscus quadrispinosus quadrispinosus Richters, 1902 (Heterotardigrada, Echiniscidae) from the terra typica in Taunus Mountain Range (Europe; Germany). European Journal of Taxonomy, 823: 102–124.
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Kaczmarek, £., Kayastha, P., Roszkowska, M., Gawlak, M. & Mioduchowska, M. (2022) Integrative Redescription of the Minibiotus intermedius (Plate, 1888)—The Type Species of the Genus Minibiotus R.O. Schuster, 1980. Diversity, 14(5): 356.
Kawashima, T., Yoshida, M., Miyazawa, H., Nakano, H., Nakano, N., Sakamoto, T. & Hamada, M. (2022) Observing Phylum-Level Metazoan Diversity by Environmental DNA Analysis at the Ushimado Area in the Seto Inland Sea. Zoological Science, 39(1): 157-165.
Kiosya, Y. & Stec, D. (2022) New Species of the Genus Richtersius Pilato & Binda, 1989 (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Richtersiusidae) from Uzbekistan. Folia Biologica (Kraków), 70(4): 141-150.
Koshy, E.A. & Sanil, R. (2022) First Record of Milnesium Doyère, 1840 (Tardigrada: Apochela) from the Western Ghats, India. Jordan Journal of Natural History, 9(2): 71-76.  
Ksi¹¿kiewicz, Z. & Roszkowska, M. (2022) Experimental evidence for snails dispersing tardigrades based on Milnesium inceptum and Cepaea nemoralis species. Scientific Reports, 12: 4421.
Kumagai, H., Kondo, K. & Kunieda, T. (2022) Application of CRISPR/Cas9 system and the preferred no-indel end-joining repair in tardigrades. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 623: 196-201.
Lee, K.S., Tan, Y.P., Nguyen, H.L., Budoyo, R.P., Park, K.H., Hufnagel, C., Yap, Y.S., Møbjerg, N., Vedral, V., Paterek, T. & Dumke, R. (2022) Entanglement in a qubit-qubit-tardigrade system. New Journal of Physics, 24: 123024.
Lev, O., Edgecombe, G.D. & Chipman, A.D. (2022) Serial homology and segment identity in the arthropod head. Integrative Organismal Biology, 4(1): obac015.
Lisi, O., Daza, A., Londoño, R. & Quiroga, S. (2022) New species and records of tardigrades from a biological repository collection from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 94(1): e20201522.
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Lukashanets, D.A., Hihiniak, Y.H., & Miamin, V.Y. (2022) Extremely high abundances of Prasiola crispa-associated micrometazoans in East Antarctica. Polar Research, 41.
Malki, A., Teulon, J.M., Camacho-Zarco, A.R., Chen, S.W., Adamski, W., Maurin, D., Salvi, N., Pellequer, J.L. & Blackledge, M. (2022) Intrinsically Disordered Tardigrade Proteins Self-Assemble into Fibrous Gels in Response to Environmental Stress. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 61(1): e202109961.
Martin, C., Jahn, H., Klein, M., Hammel, J.U., Stevenson, P.A., Homberg, U. & Mayer, G. (2022) The velvet worm brain unveils homologies and evolutionary novelties across panarthropods. BMC Biology, 20: 26.
McQueen, J.P., Gattoni, K., Gendron, E.M.S., Schmidt, S.K., Sommers, P. & Porazinska, D.L. (2022) Host identity is the dominant factor in the assembly of nematode and tardigrade gut microbiomes in Antarctic Dry Valley streams. Scientific Reports, 12: 20118.
Michalczyk, £., Kaczmarek, £. & McInnes, S.J. (2022) Annotated zoogeography of non-marine Tardigrada. Part V: Australasia. Zootaxa, 5107: 1-119.
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Miyazawa, K., Itoh, S.G., Yoshida, Y., Arakawa, K. & Okumura, H. (2022) Tardigrade Secretory-Abundant Heat-Soluble Protein Varies Entrance Propensity Depending on the Amino-Acid Sequence. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 126(12): 2361-2368.
Momeni, S., Fuentes-González, J. & Pienaar, J. (2022) How to culture limnoterrestrial heterotardigrades. Invertebrate Biology, 141(1): e12360.
Mondini, A., Anwar, M.Z., Ellegaard-Jensen, L., Lavin, P., Jacobsen, C.S. & Purcarea, C. (2022) Heat Shock Response of the Active Microbiome From Perennial Cave Ice. Frontiers in Microbiology, 12: 809076.
Morek, W., Wa³ach, K. & Michalczyk, £. (2022) Rough backs: taxonomic value of epicuticular sculpturing in the genus Milnesium Doyère, 1840 (Tardigrada: Apochela). Scientific Reports, 12: 9857.
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Møbjerg, A., Kodama, M., Ramos-Madrigal, J., Neves, R.C., Jørgensen, A., Schiøtt, M., Gilbert, M.T.P & Møbjerg, N. (2022) Extreme freeze-tolerance in cryophilic tardigrades relies on controlled ice formation but does not involve significant change in transcription. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 271: 111245.
Nagwani, A.K., Kaczmarek, £. & Kmita, H. (2022) Applicable Life-History and Molecular Traits for Studying the Effects of Anhydrobiosis on Aging in Tardigrades. Diversity, 14: 664.
Neves, R.C., Møbjerg, A., Kodama, M. Ramos-Madrigal, J., Thomas, M., Gilbert, P. & Møbjerg, N. (2022) Differential expression profiling of heat stressed tardigrades reveals major shift in the transcriptome. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 267: 111169.
Nguyen, K., Shraddha, K.C., Gonzalez, T. Tapia, H. & Boothby, T.C. (2022) Trehalose and tardigrade CAHS proteins work synergistically to promote desiccation tolerance. Communications Biology, 5: 1046.
Ono, M., Takeuchi, N. & Zawierucha, K. (2022) Description of a new species of Tardigrada Hypsibius nivalis sp. nov. and new phylogenetic line in Hypsibiidae from snow ecosystem in Japan. Scientific Reports, 12: 14995.
Pogwizd, J. & Stec, D. (2022) An integrative description of a new Richtersius species from Greece (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Richtersiusidae). Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, 68(1): 1-21.
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Poprawa, I., Bartylak, T., Kulpla, A., Erdmann, W., Roszkowska, M., Chajec, £., Kaczmarek, £., Karachitos, A. & Kmita, H. (2022) Verification of Hypsibius exemplaris G¹siorek et al., 2018 (Eutardigrada; Hypsibiidae) application in anhydrobiosis research. PLoS ONE 17(3): e0261485.
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Rocha, A.M., González-Reyes, A.X., Ostertag, B., & Lisi, O. (2022) The genus Milnesium (Eutardigrada, Apochela, Milnesiidae) in Argentina: description of three new species and key to the species of South America. European Journal of Taxonomy, 822(1): 1-54.
Saulenko, A.A., Maiorova, A.S., Martínez Arbizu, P. & Mordukhovich, V.V. (2022) Deep-Sea Tardigrades from the North-Western Pacific, with Descriptions of Two New Species. Diversity. 14: 1086.
Schmidt, A., Schneider, C., Decker, P., Hohberg, K., Römbke, J., Lehmitz, R. & Bálint, M. (2022) Shotgun metagenomics of soil invertebrate communities reflects taxonomy, biomass, and reference genome properties. Ecology and Evolution, 12(6): e8991.
Schomburg, C., Janssen, R. & Prpic, N.M. (2022) Phylogenetic analysis of forkhead transcription factors in the Panarthropoda. Development Genes and Evolution, 232: 39-48.
Short, K.A., Sands, C.J., McInnes, S.J., Pisani, D., Stevens, M.I. & Convey. P. (2022) An ancient, Antarctic-specific species complex: large divergences between multiple Antarctic lineages of the tardigrade genus Mesobiotus. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 170: 107429.
Sieger, J., Brümmer, F., Ahn, H., Lee, G., Kim, S. & Schill, R.O. (2022) Reduced ageing in the frozen state in the tardigrade Milnesium inceptum (Eutardigrada: Apochela). Journal of Zoology, 318(4): 253-259.
Stec, D. (2022) An Integrative Description of Two New Mesobiotus Species (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Macrobiotidae) with Updated Genus Phylogeny. Zoological Studies, 61: 85.
Stec, D. (2022) Macrobiotus rebecchii sp. nov.: A New Limno-Terrestrial and Hermaphroditic Tardigrade from Kyrgyzstan. Animals 12(21): 2906.
Stec, D. & Morek, W. (2022) Reaching the Monophyly: Re-Evaluation of the Enigmatic Species Tenuibiotus hyperonyx (Maucci, 1983) and the Genus Tenuibiotus (Eutardigrada). Animals, 12: 404.
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Stec, D., Cancellario, T. & Fontaneto, D. (2022) Diversification rates in Tardigrada indicate a decreasing tempo of lineage splitting regardless of reproductive mode. Organisms Diversity & Evolution, 22: 965–974.
Stec, D., Vonèina, K., Kristensen, R.M. & Michalczyk, £. (2022) The Macrobiotus ariekammensis species complex provides evidence for parallel evolution of claw elongation in macrobiotid tardigrades. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 195: 1067-1099.
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Sugiura, K., Matsumoto, M. & Kunieda, T. (2022) Description of a model tardigrade Paramacrobiotus metropolitanus sp. nov. (Eutardigrada) from Japan with a summary of its life history, reproduction and genomics. Zootaxa, 5134(1): 92-112.
Suzuki, A.C. (2022) Beautiful Claws of a Tiny Water Bear: a Review and Proposal for Claw Configuration. Zoological Science, 39(2): 167-175.
Tanaka, A., Nakano, T., Watanabe, K., Masuda, K., Honda, G., Kamata, S., Yasui, R., Kozuka-Hata, H., Watanabe, C., Chinen, T., Kitagawa, D., Sawai, S., Oyama, M., Yanagisawa, M. & Kunieda, T. (2022) Stress-dependent cell stiffening by tardigrade tolerance proteins that reversibly form a filamentous network and gel. PLoS Biology, 20(9): e3001780.
Tibbs-Cortes, L.E., Tibbs-Cortes, B.W. & Schmitz-Esser, S. (2022) Tardigrade Community Microbiomes in North American Orchards Include Putative Endosymbionts and Plant Pathogens. Frontiers in Microbiology, 13: 866930.
Treffkorn, S., Mayer, G. & Janssen, R. (2022) Review of extra-embryonic tissues in the closest arthropod relatives, onychophorans and tardigrades. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 377: 20210270.
Tsiareshyna, M., Markoviæ, Ð. & Petkoviæ, M. (2022) Snapshot on Cave Microinvertebrates Assemblages along the Environmental Gradient of the Balkan Region. Biodiversity Journal, 13(1): 107-114.
Tumanov, D.V. (2022) End of a mystery: Integrative approach reveals the phylogenetic position of an enigmatic Antarctic tardigrade genus Ramajendas (Tardigrada, Eutardigrada). Zoologica Scripta, 51(2): 217-231.
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Tumanov, D.V., Androsova, E.D., Avdeeva, G.S. & Leontev, A.A. (2022) First faunistic investigation of semiterrestrial tardigrade fauna of North-West Russia using the method of DNA barcoding. Invertebrate Zoology, 19(4): 452-474.

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Tùmová, M., Stec, D., Michalczyk, £. & Devetter, M. (2022) Buccal tube dimensions and prey preferences in predatory tardigrades. Applied Soil Ecology, 170: 104303.
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Vecchi, M., Chartrain, J., Puro, S., Tynkkynen, R., Vuori, T., Michalczyk, £. & Calhim, S. (2022) First insights into female sperm storage duration in tardigrades. Ecology and Evolution, 12: e9010.
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Vecchi, M., Choong, H. & Calhim, S. (2022) A New Species of the Genus Crenubiotus (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada: Adorybiotidae) from Salt Spring Island, Strait of Georgia, British Columbia (Canada). Folia Biologica (Kraków), 70(3): 93-105.
Vecchi, M., Choong, H. & Calhim, S. (2022) Sisubiotus hakaiensis sp. nov. (Tardigrada, Macrobiotidae), a new tardigrade species from Calvert Island (British Columbia, Canada). European Journal of Taxonomy, 823: 64-81.
Vecchi, M., Ferrari, C., Stec, D. & Calhim, S. (2022) Desiccation risk favours prevalence and diversity of tardigrade communities and influences their trophic structure in alpine ephemeral rock pools. Hydrobiologia, 849: 1995-2007.
Vecchi, M., Stec, D., Tommi, V., Ryndov, S., Chartrain, J. & Calhim, S. (2022) Macrobiotus naginae sp. nov., a New Xerophilous Tardigrade Species from Rokua Sand Dunes (Finland). Zoological Studies, 61: 22.
Vera-Morales, M., Castañeda-Ruiz, R.F., Sosa, D., Quevedo, A., Naranjo-Morán, J., Serrano, L. & Ratti, M.F. (2022) Capture, colonization and feeding mechanisms used by parasites and predators of nematodes. Ecosistemas, 31(3): 2390. [In Spanish + English Abstract]
Vuori, T., Calhim, S. & Vecchi, M. (2022) A lift in snail's gut provides an efficient colonization route for tardigrades. Ecology, 103(7): e3702.
Yoshida, Y. & Tanaka, S. (2022) Deciphering the Biological Enigma—Genomic Evolution Underlying Anhydrobiosis in the Phylum Tardigrada and the Chironomid Polypedilum vanderplanki. Insects, 13: 557.
Yoshida, Y., Satoh, T., Ota, C., Tanaka, S., Horikawa, D.D., Tomita, M., Kato, K. & Arakawa, K. (2022) Time-series transcriptomic screening of factors contributing to the cross-tolerance to UV radiation and anhydrobiosis in tardigrades. BMC Genomics, 23: 405.
Yuan, Z., Wang, Y., Liu, Q., Liu, L. & Li, X.-C. (2022) Macrobiotus hupingensis, a New Tardigrade Species in the Macrobiotus pallarii Complex from China. Zoological Studies, 61: 86.
Zawierucha, K., Trzebny, A., Buda, J., Bagshaw, E., Franzetti, A., Dabert., M & Ambrosini, R. (2022) Trophic and symbiotic links between obligate-glacier water bears (Tardigrada) and cryoconite microorganisms. PLoS ONE, 17(1): e0262039.
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Zeng, Y.-X., Li, H.-R., Han, W. & Luo, W. (2022) Molecular dietary analysis of Adélie (Pygoscelis adeliae) and Gentoo (Pygoscelis papua) penguins breeding sympatrically on Antarctic Ardley Island using fecal DNA. Polar Biology, 45: 999-1011.
Zhu, A. & Stone, J. (2022) Bearing Extremes: Impacts from Simulated Outer Space Conditions and Effective Ultraviolet Radiation Shielding Materials on Tardigrade Life History. Health Physics, 123(3): 238-244.
Zieritz, A., Lee, P.S., Eng, W.W.H., Lim, S.Y., Sing, K.W., Chan, W.N., Loo, J.S., Mahadzir, F.N., Ng, T.H., Yeo, D.C., Gan, L.X., Gan, J.Y., Gibbins, C., Zoqratt, M.Z.H. & Wilson, J.-J. (2022) DNA metabarcoding unravels unknown diversity and distribution patterns of tropical freshwater invertebrates. Freshwater Biology, 67(8), 1411-1427.

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