Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii, Imadate & Yosii

Nakamura, Osami, 2010, Taxonomic revision of the family Eosentomidae (Hexapoda: Protura) from Japan 2701, Zootaxa 2701, pp. 1-109: 68-69

publication ID

1175­5334

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii
status

 

Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii  

Fig. 39

Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii, 1959: 5   , fig. 1, pl. 2, fig. 6–7; Tuxen, 1964: 141, figs. 176–177; Imadaté, 1974b: 268, figs. 134–135.

Specimens examined. Specimens deposited in NSMT: 1 female from type locality, Yoshinoyama , Nara Prefecture, 12-V-1985, N. Kaneko leg. (Imadaté’s Proturan Collection No. 7068a); 2 males, 2 female, Asakawa, Tokyo, 28-VI- 1971, G. Imadaté leg. (Imadaté’s Proturan Collection No. 0176a 3-42)   .

Other specimens recorded. One male, 3 females, 1 larva II, 1 larva I, Jouin–ji, Ashikaga–shi, Tochigi Prefecture, 36°22'48"N, 139°26'31E, 225 m elevation, plantation of Cr. japonica   , 12- VII- 1997, K. Furuno et al. leg.; 1 male, Zoromeki, Yano, Kamiizumi–mura, Saitama Prefecture, 36°07'12"N, 139°01'14"E, 490 m elevation, litter of a forest dominated by C. crenata   and Q. serrata   , 10-VI-1994, O. Nakamura leg.; 1 larva I, Mino–yama, Minano– machi, Saitama Prefecture, 36°03'36"N, 139°06'47"E, 520 m elevation, plantation of Cr. japonica   , 15- VII- 1989, O. Nakamura leg.; 2 males, Mino–yama, Minano–machi, Saitama Prefecture, litter of a forest dominated by Q. serrata   , 500 m elevation, 19-I-1989, O. Nakamura leg.; 1 female, Onouchi, Kawarasawa, Ogano–machi, Saitama Prefecture, 36°02'40"N, 138°51'45E, 640 m elevation, litter of a forest dominated by Q. serrata   , 12- VII- 1983, O. Nakamura leg.; 2 males, 4 females, Ikenosawa, Kiyosumi–yama, Amatsukominato–machi, Chiba Prefecture, 35°09'43"N, 140°08'30"E, 220 m elevation, plantation of Cr. japonica   , 16-VI-1979, Y. Ishii leg.; 3 males, 6 females, 1 maturus junior, Akai–cho, Chuo–ku, Chiba –shi, Chiba Prefecture, 35°34'21"N, 140°09'44"E, 20 m elevation, 24-VIII-1993, N. Ishii leg.; one larva I, Sashikiji, Izu–Ohshima Island, Tokyo, 34°41'46"N, 139°25'17"E, 160 m elevation, plantation of Cr. japonica   , 21-XI-1983, O. Nakamura & A. Ando leg.; 1 maturus junior, Nakanogo, Hachijojima Island, Tokyo, 33°04'31"N, 139°49'40"E, 240 m elevation, litter of a forest dominated by C. cuspidata subsp. cuspidata   , 7-XI-1983, O. Nakamura & Y. Hagino leg.

Additions to description. On head, setae aa, pa and m4 present, sensilla as and ps present ( Fig. 39A); seta sp 1.5 times longer than p; sensilla pp rudimentary. Seta rs simple, shorter than sr ( Fig. 39B). On maxillary palpus ( Fig. 39C) sensillum md longer than ml. On galea ( Fig. 39D) digit O slightly longer than M and I; M and I close to and similar to each other. Mandible with three teeth ( Fig. 39E). On hind tarsus ( Fig. 39F) D2 seta-like; D4 spinelike, but more slender than D5. Central lobe constricted in middle ( Fig. 39G). Laterostigmata II–IV distinct ( Fig. 39H), II with weak line, III without inner structure. On abdominal tergite VIII ( Fig. 39I) P1a' simple and anterior to P2; P2a linear.

Distribution. Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, Awaji, Goto, Fukuejima, Satuma–Kuroshima, Tanegashima, Yakushima, Amami–Ohshima, Tokunoshima, Okinawa, Minami–Daitojima, Miyako, Ishigaki and Yonaguni Islands).

NSMT

National Science Museum (Natural History)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Entognatha

Order

Protura

Family

Eosentomidae

Genus

Eosentomon

Loc

Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii

Nakamura, Osami 2010
2010
Loc

Eosentomon kumei Imadaté & Yosii, 1959: 5

Imadate, G. 1974: 268
Tuxen, S. L. 1964: 141
Imadate, G. & Yosii, R. 1959: 5
1959