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  • Ruppert, Edward E. 1979. Morphology and Systematics of Xenotrichulidae (Gastrotricha, Chaetonotida). Mikrofauna des Meeresbodens, no. 79. 1-56
  • Swedmark, Bertil. 1956. Étude de la microfaune des Sables Marins de la Région Marseille. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale, vol. 93, no. 2. 70-95
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  • Todaro, M. Antonio, and Carlos E. F. Rocha. 2004. Diversity and distribution of marine Gastrotricha along the northern beaches of the state of São Paulo (Brazil), with description of a new species of Macrodasys (Macrodasyida, Macrodasyidae). Journal of Natural History, vol. 38, no. 13. 1605-1634
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  • Wilke, Ulrike. 1954. Mediterrane Gastrotrichen. Zoologische Jahrbücher, vol. 82, no. 6. 497-654
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