Ctenolepisma Escherich, 1905

Smith, Graeme B., 2016, On some Silverfish Taxa from Tasmania (Zygentoma: Lepismatidae and Nicoletiidae), Records of the Australian Museum 68 (2), pp. 45-80: 65-66

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http://doi.org/ 10.3853/j.2201-4349.68.2016.1652

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scientific name

Ctenolepisma Escherich, 1905
status

 

Ctenolepisma Escherich, 1905  

Ctenolepisma Escherich, 1905: 75   .

Peliolepisma Ritter, 1910: 380   .

Type species. Lepisma lineata Fabricius, 1775   by subsequent designation of Paclt, 1967: 38 on the grounds of priority.

Ctenolepisma (Ctenolepisma) longicaudata Escherich, 1905  

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Ctenolepisma longicaudata Escherich, 1905: 83   .

? Lepisma transcaucasica Nasanov, 1886: 307   , nomen nudum, and Nasonov, 1887: 26. Secondary source:

Paclt, 1967: 45.

? Lepisma leai Ridley, 1890: 557   .

Ctenolepisma tavaresi Navás, 1906: 156   .

Lepisma ciliata dives Silvestri, 1908c: 144   .

Ctenolepisma urbana Slabaugh, 1940: 95   .

Ctenolepisma longicaudata coreana Uchida, 1943: 224   . Ctenolepisma pinicola Uchida, 1964: 367   .

Ctenolepisma longicaudatum Escherich.   — Paclt, 1966: 152 Ctenolepisma lingicaudatum Escherich.   — Paclt, 1979: 223 [lapsus calami].

Ctenolepisma (Escherichisma) longicaudatum Escherich.   — Kaplin, 1993: 46.

Material examined. ♀ ( HW 1.93) (K 377675 in alcohol) TAS: Hobart , Raymont Terrace, Mt Stuart, 42.87243 ° S 147.30582°E, 167 m asl, S. Bunton, in house GoogleMaps   ; ♀ ( HW 1.95) (K 377676 in alcohol) TAS: Hobart , Pirie St, New Town, 42.859 ° S 147.307°E, 43 m asl, S. Bunton, in house GoogleMaps   .

Remarks. This anthropophilic species is widespread throughout the tropical and temperate regions of the world, living in and around human habitations. The author is not aware of this species having been found living in the wild anywhere in the world. Lindsay (1940) examined its biology, Heeg (1967a) its water economy and (1967b) its reaction to temperature, light and atmospheric humidity.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Zygentoma

Family

Lepismatidae

Loc

Ctenolepisma Escherich, 1905

Smith, Graeme B. 2016
2016
Loc

Ctenolepisma (Escherichisma) longicaudatum

Kaplin, V. G 1993: 46
1993
Loc

Ctenolepisma longicaudatum

Paclt, J 1979: 223
Paclt, J 1966: 152
1966
Loc

Ctenolepisma longicaudata coreana

Uchida, H 1964: 367
Uchida, H 1943: 224
1943
Loc

Ctenolepisma urbana

Slabaugh, R 1940: 95
1940
Loc

Peliolepisma

Ritter, W 1910: 380
1910
Loc

Lepisma ciliata dives

Silvestri, F 1908: 144
1908
Loc

Ctenolepisma tavaresi Navás, 1906: 156

Navas, L 1906: 156
1906
Loc

Ctenolepisma

Escherich, K 1905: 75
1905
Loc

Ctenolepisma longicaudata Escherich, 1905: 83

Escherich, K 1905: 83
1905
Loc

Lepisma leai

Ridley, H 1890: 557
1890
Loc

Lepisma transcaucasica

Nasanov, N 1886: 307
1886