Caucaseuma lohmanderi Strasser, 1970

Antić, Dragan & Makarov, Slobodan, 2022, Review of the genus Caucaseuma Strasser, 1970, with the description of a new cavernicolous species from the Western Caucasus and an updated key and distribution (Diplopoda, Chordeumatida, Anthroleucosomatidae), European Journal of Taxonomy 819 (1), pp. 90-107 : 101

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2022.819.1783

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6A4196E6-945D-46D1-8E92-F39ECAC2C88D

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6567631

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0382AA39-FFC3-FFE1-FDAC-8151FB7FFA3E

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Caucaseuma lohmanderi Strasser, 1970
status

 

Caucaseuma lohmanderi Strasser, 1970

Figs 1 View Fig , 7F View Fig

Caucaseuma lohmanderi Strasser, 1970: 200 , figs 1–6.

Caucaseuma lohmanderi – Golovatch 1985: 48. — Antić & Makarov 2016: 44, figs 32–34. — Turbanov et al. 2016b: 1311.

Material examined (53 ♂♂, 71 ♀♀, 3 juvs)

RUSSIA • 7 ♂♂, 5 ♀♀; Western Caucasus, Krasnodar Province, Greater Sochi, Khosta , Partizanskaya Cave ; 30 Apr.–24 Aug. 1992; A.G. Koval leg.; Barber pitfall traps; ZMUM 10 ♂♂, 13 ♀♀, 1 juv.; Western Caucasus, Krasnodar Province, Greater Sochi, Khosta , Mount Akhun , Bolshaya Akhunskaya Cave ; 26 Apr.–26 Aug. 1992; A.G. Koval leg.; Barber pitfall traps; ZMUM 2 ♂♂, 14 ♀♀; same collection data as for preceding but 13 Aug.–24 Sep. 1988; pitfall traps; ZMUM 18 ♂♂, 22 ♀♀; same collection data as for preceding but 28 Apr.–23 Aug. 1990; IZB 15 ♂♂, 17 ♀♀, 2 juvs; same collection data as for preceding but 4 Apr.–22 Jun. 1990; ZMUM 1 ♂; Western Caucasus, Krasnodar Province, Greater Sochi, Akhshtyr Karst Massif , Avgust Cave ; 9 Sep. 2015; I. Turbanov leg.; ZMUM .

Remarks and distribution

A troglobiont. This is the most abundant of all Caucaseuma species. So far, over 230 specimens from 11 caves in Sochi District, Russia, are known. Here is an updated list of caves from which this species is known, arranged in alphabetic order: Ametist, Akhunskaya (= Bolshaya Akhunskaya), Avgust, “Baribana” (= Grot Baribana) (type locality!), Dolgaya, Labirintovaya, Navalishenskaya (= Muzeynaya), Partizanskaya, Shirokopokosskaya (= Bozhyey Materi = “Our Lady“), Vorontsovskaya (= Bolshaya Vorontsovskaya; also includes Khod Kuzmenko) and Zapovednaya (= Tisovaya) ( Fig. 1 View Fig ).

ZMUM

Russia, Moscow, Moscow State University

ZMUM

Zoological Museum, University of Amoy

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Diplopoda

Order

Chordeumatida

Family

Anthroleucosomatidae

Genus

Caucaseuma

Loc

Caucaseuma lohmanderi Strasser, 1970

Antić, Dragan & Makarov, Slobodan 2022
2022
Loc

Caucaseuma lohmanderi

Antic D. Z. & Makarov S. E. 2016: 44
Turbanov I. S. & Palatov D. M. & Golovatch S. I. 2016: 1311
Golovatch S. I. 1985: 48
1985
Loc

Caucaseuma lohmanderi

Strasser K. 1970: 200
1970