Arthrosphaera ruginosa Jeekel, 2001,

De Zoysa, H. K. S., Nguyen, Anh D. & Wickramasinghe, S., 2016, Annotated checklist of millipedes (Myriapoda: Diplopoda) of Sri Lanka, Zootaxa 4061 (5), pp. 451-482: 456

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4061.5.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B88BBF41-C62E-4FAD-AF9B-C08E3E00F4FF

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1E1387AC-FFCE-1B77-FF6F-461C1B6EFBAD

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Plazi

scientific name

Arthrosphaera ruginosa Jeekel, 2001
status

 

Arthrosphaera ruginosa Jeekel, 2001 

Arthrosphaera ruginosa Jeekel, 2001: 11  , (R), a replacement name for Zephronia rugulosa Butler, 1872  (non Zephronia rugulosa Gervais, 1847: 82  ).

Zephronia  rugulosa— Butler, 1872: 355, plate 18, fig. 1, (OD); preoccupied by Zephronia rugulosa Gervais, 1847  .

Zephronia  rugulosa— Butler, 1873: 179, (R).

Zephronia  rugulosa— Pocock, 1892: 143, (R), as a synonym of Zephronia brandti  .

Arthrosphaera  rugulosa— Pocock, 1898: 273, (R).

Arthrosphaera  rugulosa— Attems, 1914 a: 149, (R).

Arthrosphaera  rugulosa— Attems, 1936: 166, (R).

Records from Sri Lanka. Exact locality unknown ( Butler 1872, 1873; Pocock, 1892, 1898; Attems, 1914 a, 1936; Jeekel, 2001 a).

Distribution. Only known from Sri Lanka.

Remarks. Pocock (1898) noted that the species is fairly similar to Zephronia brandti  (= Arthrosphaera brandti  ), but differs in having the anal tergite with a small tuberculiform inner crest.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Diplopoda

Order

Sphaerotheriida

Family

Arthrosphaeridae

Genus

Arthrosphaera

Loc

Arthrosphaera ruginosa Jeekel, 2001

De Zoysa, H. K. S., Nguyen, Anh D. & Wickramasinghe, S. 2016
2016
Loc

Arthrosphaera

Attems 1936: 166
1936
Loc

Arthrosphaera

Attems 1914: 149
1914
Loc

Arthrosphaera

Pocock 1898: 273
1898
Loc

Zephronia

Pocock 1892: 143
1892
Loc

Zephronia

Butler 1873: 179
1873
Loc

Zephronia

Butler 1872: 355
1872
Loc

Arthrosphaera ruginosa

Gervais 1847: 82