Hemilepistus

Kashani, Ghasem M., Sari, Alireza & Hosseinie, Shidokht, 2010, Terrestrial isopods of the subgenus Hemilepistus (Hemilepistus) Budde-Lund, 1879 (Isopoda: Oniscidea) from Iran, Zootaxa 2549, pp. 54-68: 56

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.196787

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/81561129-C767-E148-FF21-FF6CFA462AE3

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Plazi

scientific name

Hemilepistus
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Key to the Iranian species of the subgenus Hemilepistus   ( Hemilepistus   )

1. Pereonites 1–3 with no large tubercles along dorsomedian line................................................................................... 2

- Pereonites 1–3 with two large tubercles along dorsomedian line.................................................... H. taftanicus   n. sp.

2. Head with 12–14 large tubercles on dorsal surface ..................................................................................... H. schirasi  

- Head with more than 14 large tubercles on dorsal surface ........................................................................................... 3

3. Tubercles form a large circle on middle of head ......................................................................................................... 4

- Tubercles form a semicircle on middle of head ...................................................................................... H. aphganicus  

4. Posterior margin of pereonite 4 with a trace of tubercles ................................................................................ H. klugii  

- Posterior margin of pereonite 4 without any trace of tubercles.................................................................. H. cristatus