Zoosphaerium villosum Wesener & Sierwald, 2005

Wesener, Thomas & Sagorny, Christina, 2021, Seven new giant pill-millipede species and numerous new records of the genus Zoosphaerium from Madagascar (Diplopoda, Sphaerotheriida, Arthrosphaeridae), European Journal of Taxonomy 758 (1), pp. 1-48: 40

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2021.758.1423

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:01BBC12C-E715-4393-A9F6-6EA85CB1289F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5075804

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BF4B62-FF99-E013-1FEF-FC8D8124FB66

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Zoosphaerium villosum Wesener & Sierwald, 2005
status

 

Zoosphaerium villosum Wesener & Sierwald, 2005  

Material examined

MADAGASCAR – Toamasina • 1 ♂; Parc National de Zahamena, Tetezambatana forest, near jct of Nosivola and Manakambahiny Rivers; 17°44′35″ S, 48°43′46″ E; alt. 860 m; general collecting in camp, rainforest; 18–19 Feb. 2009; B.L. Fisher et al. leg.; coll. no. BLF 21973; CASENT 9068292 GoogleMaps   .

Remarks

Another locality for this species ( Fig. 13C View Fig ), which appears to be common in northeastern Malagasy lowland rainforests, is added (cf Wesener et al. 2010b).