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  Family Murrayidae

Genus Murrayon

    Species M. dianeae -- North America.
    Species M. hastatus -- North America.
    Species M. pullari -- North America.
    Species M. hibernicus
    Species M. nocentiniae
    Species M. ovoglabellus
    Species M. stellatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Murrayon has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Murrayon, [North America] (Nelson et al., 2010).
  • Murrayon, [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • Nelson, D.R., R. Guidetti & L. Rebecchi. 2010. Tardigrada. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 455-484.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Tardigrada (Water bears). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 227-243.

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