Japyx Haliday, 1864

Graening, G. O., Shcherbanyuk, Yana & Arghandiwal, Maryam, 2014, Annotated Checklist of the Diplura (Hexapoda: Entognatha) of California, Zootaxa 3780 (2), pp. 297-322: 317

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3780.2.5

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scientific name

Japyx Haliday, 1864
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Japyx Haliday, 1864 

The description of a “ Japyx  sp.” specimen from “California,” figured by Kellogg (1908), is too vague to be recognizable, according to Reddell (1983). A specimen labeled Japyx  sp. was collected in Crystal Springs Park, San Mateo, 27 Oct. 21, W. Pierce ( LACMAbout LACM). The “ Japyx  sp. nov. ” from Ventura County described by Cook (1898) is probably a mistaken locale, according to Reddell (1983). Japyx  is currently understood to be limited to Europe and northern Africa ( Reddell 1983).

LACM

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County