Gastrocopta abbreviata (Sterki, 1909) may be small, but it has proven to be quite a special animal nonetheless.  This species is a member of one of the largest and most diverse phyla and classes in the Animal Kingdom.  In addition, G. abbreviata has many unique characteristics that make it quite an interesting little specimen. So, enter this Website and gain further information on not only an exciting species, but one in which not much has yet been uncovered.