Rhysodesmus zendalus ( Humbert & Saussure, 1869 )

John Hollier, Edmund Schiller & Nesrine Akkari, 2017, An annotated list of the Diplopoda described by Aloïs Humbert alone and with Henri de Saussure, and the Diplopoda from Saussure’s Mexico expedition, Revue suisse de Zoologie 124 (2), pp. 203-224: 222

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.893503

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scientific name

Rhysodesmus zendalus ( Humbert & Saussure, 1869 )
status

 

zendalus Humbert & Saussure, 1869a: 150  [ Polydesmus  ( Fontaria  )].

Mexico orientalis. Unspecified number of ♂ and ♀.

Saussure & Humbert (1872) gave a more detailed redescription, and the locality “Cordillère orientale.” The MHNG collection has one ♂ and one ♀ in alcohol under the name Fontaria zendala  , and labelled as types. The data label in the jar reads “Moyoapan, Mexique”. The ♂ was designated as lectotype by Hoffman (1970: 157).

Rhysodesmus zendalus ( Humbert & Saussure, 1869) 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Diplopoda

Order

Polydesmida

Family

Xystodesmidae

Genus

Rhysodesmus

Loc

Rhysodesmus zendalus ( Humbert & Saussure, 1869 )

John Hollier, Edmund Schiller & Nesrine Akkari 2017
2017
Loc

zendalus

Humbert & Saussure 1869: 150
1869
Loc

Fontaria

Gray 1832
1832