Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Gastrotricha > Order Chaetonotida > Suborder Paucitubulatina > Family Chaetonotidae > Subfamily Chaetonotinae > Genus Chaetonotus

Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) Erhenberg, 1838

Rank: Subgenus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ChaetonotusEhrenberg, 1830accepted genus name

Subgenus group names

Chaetonotus (Euchaetonotus) Schwank, 1990 subjective synonym


Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) acanthophorus Stokes AC, 1887
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) aegilonensis Balsamo, Todaro & Tongiorgi, 1992
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) aemilianus Balsamo M, 1978
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) alatus Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) alni Nesteruk T, 1991
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) angustus Schrom, 1972
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) apechochaetus Hummon, Balsamo & Todaro, 1992
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) balsamoae Kisielewski J, 1997
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) beauchampi Hondt JL d, 1967
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) benacensis Balsamo M Fregni E, 1995
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) bifidispinosus Tretjakova EI, 1991
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) brevispinosus Zelinka C, 1889
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) christianus Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) condensus Mock, 1979
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) crassus Preobrajenskaia EN, 1926
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) daphnes Balsamo M Todaro MA, 1995
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) decemsetosus Marcolongo I, 1910
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) disjunctus Greuter, 1917
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) dybowskii Jakubski AW, 1919
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) elegans Konsuloff S, 1921
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) enormis Stokes AC, 1887
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) euhystrix Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) ferrarius Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) fluviatilis Balsamo M Kisielewski J, 1986
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) greuteri Remane A, 1927
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) heterochaetus Daday J von, 1905
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) heterospinosus Balsamo M, 1978
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) hirsutus Marcolongo I, 1910
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) hoanicus Schwank, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) hystrix Metschnikoff EE, 1865
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) ichthydioides Tongiorgi, Fregni & Balsamo, 1999
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) illiesi Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) italicus Balsamo M Todaro MA, 1995
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) laroides Marcolongo I, 1910
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) larus (Müller, 1773)
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) linguaeformis Voigt, 1902
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) longisetosus Preobrajenskaia EN, 1926
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) longispinosus Stokes AC, 1887
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) lucksi Voigt M, 1958
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) lunatospinosus Balsamo M, 1981
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) macrochaetus Zelinka C, 1889
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) magnificus Balsamo, Hummon, Todaro & Tongiorgi, 1997
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) maximus Ehrenberg, 1838
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) mediterraneus Balsamo, Hummon, Todaro & Tongiorgi, 1997
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) microchaetus Preobrajenskaia EN, 1926
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) minimus Marcolongo I, 1910
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) mitraformis Greuter A, 1917
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) multispinosus Grunspan T, 1908
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) murrayi Remane A, 1929
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) naiadis Balsamo M Todaro MA, 1995
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) napoleonicus Balsamo, Todaro & Tongiorgi, 1992
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) novenarius Greuter A, 1917
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) octonarius Stokes AC, 1887
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) oculatus Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) oculifer Kisielewski J, 1981
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) oplites Balsamo M Fregni E Tongiorgi P, 1994
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) paluster Hondt JL d, 1967
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) parafurcatus Nesteruk T, 1991
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) paucisetosus Marcolongo I, 1910
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) pawlowskii Kisielewski J, 1984
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) persetosus Zelinka C, 1889
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) polychaetus Daday J von, 1906
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) polyspinosus Greuter A, 1917
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) poznaniensis Kisielewski J, 1981
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) pratensis Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) pungens Balsamo M, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) puniceus Martin LV, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) quadratus Martin LV, 1981
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) quintospinosus Greuter A, 1917
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) rarispinosus Roszczak R, 1936
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) remanei Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) schlitzensis Schwank P, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) siciliensis Hummon, Balsamo & Todaro, 1992
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) silvaticus (Varga L, 1963)
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) similis Zelinka, 1889
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) sphagnophilus Kisielewski J, 1981
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) spinulosus Stokes AC, 1887
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) splendidus Preobrajenskaia EN, 1926
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) stagnalis Hondt JL d, 1967
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) tempestivus Mock, 1979
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) trilineatus Valkanow A, 1937
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) trispinosus Balsamo M, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) vargai Rudescu L, 1967
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) vellosus Martin LV, 1990
Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) venustus Hondt JL d, 1967


basis of record

Checklist of Gastrotricha by Antonio Todaro



External Links



Todaro, A. (2014). Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) Erhenberg, 1838. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:371017

Prof. Maria Balsamo. Chaetonotus (Chaetonotus) Ehrenberg C, 1830. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=412930




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