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    • Tardigrada
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    • Waterbears
    • Tardigrades

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Recent observations

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What

tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

th0th

Date

April 16, 2014

Description

Tardigrade, just emerged from its egg. Found on a fern

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

March 17, 2014

Description

Tardigrade found in moss

Microscope: 20x Objective
Illumination: Brightfield

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

March 28, 2014

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Date

March 28, 2014

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Date

March 28, 2014

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What

Tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Date

March 28, 2014

Description

Scientific Name: Echiniscoides Sigismundi

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

th0th

Date

February 28, 2014

Description

You can see why they are called "water bears.

Video can be seen at:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/loarie/12862063223/

Photos / Sounds

What

Tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

th0th

Date

February 18, 2014

Description

During the molting phase the tardigrade mother deposits her eggs in the shed skin to provide a protective shelter. This shows the cuticula with several developing eggs.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

th0th

Date

February 17, 2014

Description

It's hard to take a picture of these guys - they never stop moving. Found with many friends grazing on some moss.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tardigrades Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

dustin_mcgill

Date

July 11, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Tardigrado Phylum Tardigrada

Observer

minoshka

Date

August 30, 2013

Description

Especie Ramazzottius oberhaeuseri
Familia Ramazzottidae
Clase Eutardigrada

Photos / Sounds

Date

February 7, 2013

Description

Water Bear

Temp. & pH = N/A

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Description from Wikipedia

Tardigrades (commonly known as waterbears or moss piglets) are small, water-dwelling, segmented micro-animals with eight legs.

No range data available.