Spirostreptida: Iulomorphidae: Amastigogonus species

 

Amastigogonus danpicola Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus danpicola
  • Amastigogonus danpicola Mesibov 2017: 7 (first description); Figs 2C (p. 8), 4A, C (p. 12), 6A (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus danpicola Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Apsley River, Tas, EP 955 717 (= 55G 595500 5371700, AGD66) ±250 m, 300 m a.s.l., 5 July 1988, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54377 [-41.7992 148.1508]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, locality and collector as for holotype but EP 958 719 (= 55G 595800 5371900, AGD66) ±250 m, 320 m a.s.l., 6 July 1988, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54371 [-41.7972 148.1544]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality and collector but EP 962 720 (= 55G 596200 5372000, AGD66) ±250 m, 350 m a.s.l., 18 July 1988, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54373 [-41.7964 48.1592]
 

Amastigogonus elephas Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus elephas
  • Amastigogonus elephas Mesibov 2017: 9 (first description); Fig. 6B (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus elephas Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Elephant, Tas, -41.6338 148.2421 ±25 m, 420 m a.s.l., 13 May 2016, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54519
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 3 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:54520
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality but FP 034 910 (= 55G 603400 5391000, AGD66) ±250 m, 19 January 2002, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, QVMAG 23:54369 [-41.6244 148.2425]
 

Amastigogonus fossuliger Verhoeff, 1944

  • Amastigogonus fossuliger
  • Amastigogonus fossuliger Verhoeff 1944: 43 (comparison with A. nichollsii), 44 (first description); Figs 6-8 (p. 32)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1944) Zur Kenntnis der Cambaliden und über einige neue australische Formen derselben. Zoologischer Anzeiger 145: 27-45.
  • Amastigogonus fossuliger Jeekel 1981: 43 (in list of species recorded from eastern Australia)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1981) Australia Expedition 1980; legit C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers. List of collecting stations, together with general notes on the distribution of millipedes in eastern Australia and Tasmania. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens, Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum), Universiteit van Amsterdam 30: 1-59.
  • Amastigogonus fossuliger Korsós and Read 2012: 45 (in Iulomorphidae catalogue)
    Korsós, Z. and Read, H.J. (2012) Redescription of Zinagon chilensis (Silvestri, 1903) from Chile, with a species list of Iulomorphidae from the Southern Hemisphere (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Epinannolenidea). Zootaxa 3493: 39-48.
  • Amastigogonus fossuliger Mesibov 2017: 10 (redescription); Figs 1 (p. 3), 2A, B (p. 8), 3C (p. 11), 4B (p. 12), 5B (p. 13), 6C (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus fossuliger Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Syntype(s): At least 1 male and 1 female, Lake Leake, Tas, date and collector unknown, repository unknown [-42.0080 147.7966 ±5 km]
  • Note: Probably collected by G.E. Nicholls, who supplied other millipedes to Verhoeff and who collected in Tasmania in 1928, 1929 and 1939 (Nicholls 1943: 143).
 

Amastigogonus hardyi (Chamberlin, 1920)

  • Amastigogonus hardyi
  • Euethogonus hardyi Chamberlin 1920: 166 (first description)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Euethogonus hardyi Jeekel 1971: 109 (in genus catalogue as type of Euethogonus)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1971) Nomenclator generum et familiarum Diplopodorum: a list of the genus and family-group names in the Class Diplopoda from the 10th edition of Linnaeus, 1758, to the end of 1957. Monografieën van de Nederlandse Entomologische Vereniging 5: i-xii, 1-412. [Dated 1970, published 1971]
  • Amastigogonus hardyi Hoffman 1972: 204 (new combination; redescription); Figs 6-8 (p. 206) [first illustrations of gonopods]
    Hoffman, R.L. (1972) On the identity of three genera of cambaloid millipeds from the Australian region (Spirostreptida). Psyche (Cambridge) 79: 200-208.
  • Amastigogonus hardyi Jeekel 1981: 43 (in list of species recorded from eastern Australia)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1981) Australia Expedition 1980; legit C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers. List of collecting stations, together with general notes on the distribution of millipedes in eastern Australia and Tasmania. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens, Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum), Universiteit van Amsterdam 30: 1-59.
  • Amastigogonus hardyi Korsós and Read 2012: 45 (in Iulomorphidae catalogue)
    Korsós, Z. and Read, H.J. (2012) Redescription of Zinagon chilensis (Silvestri, 1903) from Chile, with a species list of Iulomorphidae from the Southern Hemisphere (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Epinannolenidea). Zootaxa 3493: 39-48.
  • Amastigogonus hardyi Mesibov 2017: 14 (lectotype designated, redescription); Figs 3A, B, D, E (p. 11), 5C (p. 13), 6D (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus hardyi Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Tasmania, date and collector unknown, MCZ 4817
  • Paratype(s): At least 1 female, details as for holotype, MCZ 4818
  • Note: Probably collected 1913-1915 (Mesibov 2002b: 536).
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  • Amastigogonus nichollsii
  • Amastigogonus nichollsii Verhoeff 1944: 43 (comparisons with A. fossuliger and A. tasmanianus), 44 (first description); Figs 1-5 (p. 29)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1944) Zur Kenntnis der Cambaliden und über einige neue australische Formen derselben. Zoologischer Anzeiger 145: 27-45.
  • Amastigogonus nichollsii Hoffman 1972: 204 (synonymised with A. hardyi)
    Hoffman, R.L. (1972) On the identity of three genera of cambaloid millipeds from the Australian region (Spirostreptida). Psyche (Cambridge) 79: 200-208.
  • Amastigogonus nichollsii Mesibov 2017: 14 (synonymy with A. hardyi accepted, lectotype designated)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Lectotype: 1 male (slide mount of gonopods), Mt Nelson, Tas, date and collector unknown, ZMB 12642a (= Verhoeff collection slide 3777) [-42.9242 147.3440 ±2 km]
  • Paralectotype(s): 1 female, same details, ZMB 12642 (Moritz and Fischer 1974: 367)
  • Note: Probably collected by G.E. Nicholls, who supplied other millipedes to Verhoeff and who collected in Tasmania in 1928, 1929 and 1939 (Nicholls 1943: 143)
 

Amastigogonus hellyeri Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus hellyeri
  • Amastigogonus hellyeri Mesibov 2017: 16 (first description); Figs 4D (p. 12), 6E (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus hellyeri Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Keddies Creek area, Tas, -41.1704 146.0545 ±25 m, 60 m a.s.l., 7 May 2016, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54471
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:54472
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, same locality and collector but -41.1672 146.0569 ±250 m, 50-120 m a.s.l., 11 May 2016, tree trunks along Dial Road at night, QVMAG 23:54515
 

Amastigogonus insularis Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus insularis
  • Amastigogonus insularis Mesibov 2017: 46 (first description), 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species); Figs 1B-D (p. 47), 2 (p. 48)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Tasman Island, Tas, 55G 581536 521818 (GDA94) ±100 m, 210 m a.s.l., 19 November 2005, S. Bryant and Hamish Saunders Memorial Island Survey Program personnel, pitfall, cliff mosaic, 5A, QVMAG 23:46411 [-43.2419 148.0042]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 4 females, 1 juvenile, Schouten Island, Tas, 23–26 September 1993, R. Taylor, QVMAG 2017:23:0047 [-42.3131 148.2850 ±2km]
  • Paratype(s): 4 females, Tasman Island, Tas, 3 June 2016, L. Gadd, QVMAG 2017:23:0093 [-43.2384 148.0031 ±500m]
  • Paratype(s): 5 females, Tasman Island, Tas, -43.2357 147.9996 ±25m, 190 m a.s.l., 21 April 2017, R. and L. O’Grady, under she-oak log, QVMAG 2017:23:0094
 

Amastigogonus michaelsae Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus michaelsae
  • Amastigogonus michaelsae Mesibov 2017: 17 (first description); Figs 4E (p. 12), 6F (p. 15)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus michaelsae Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Douglas Creek, Tas, EN 637 927 (= 55G 563700 5292700, AGD66) ±100 m, 210 m a.s.l., 24 April 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54374 [-42.5139 147.7767]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Montgomery Road, Tas, -42.6863 147.7111 ±50 m, 330 m a.s.l., 21 June 2016, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54548
 

Amastigogonus orientalis Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus orientalis
  • Amastigogonus orientalis Mesibov 2017: 18 (first description); Fig. 8A (p. 19)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus orientalis Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Maclaines Creek, Tas, EN 703 983 (= 55G 570300 5298300, AGD66) ±100 m, 260 m a.s.l., 26 April 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54523 [-42.4628 147.8564]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:54401
 

Amastigogonus peninsulensis Mesibov, 2017

  • Amastigogonus peninsulensis
  • Amastigogonus peninsulensis Mesibov 2016: 20 (first description); Fig. 8B (p. 19)
  • Amastigogonus peninsulensis Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Coal Mine Hill, Tas, -42.9852 147.7113 ±25 m, 40 m a.s.l., 20 June 2016, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:54544
  • Paratype(s): 13 males, 5 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:54545
 

Amastigogonus tasmanianus Brölemann, 1913

  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Brölemann 1913: 153 (first description); Figs 32 (p. 155), 33 (p. 156), 34, 35 (p. 157), 36, 37 (p. 158)
    Brölemann, H.W. (1913) The Myriapoda in the Australian Museum. Part ii. Diplopoda. Records of the Australian Museum 10(6): 77-158, pls 14-18.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Attems 1914: 293 (in species catalogue)
    Attems, C. (1914) Die indo-australischen Myriopoden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte (A) 80(4): 1-398.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Chamberlin 1920: 167 (in species catalogue)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Verhoeff 1944: 43 (in comparison with A. nichollsii)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1944) Zur Kenntnis der Cambaliden und über einige neue australische Formen derselben. Zoologischer Anzeiger 145: 27-45.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Jeekel 1971: 107 (in genus catalogue as type of Amastigogonus)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1971) Nomenclator generum et familiarum Diplopodorum: a list of the genus and family-group names in the Class Diplopoda from the 10th edition of Linnaeus, 1758, to the end of 1957. Monografieën van de Nederlandse Entomologische Vereniging 5: i-xii, 1-412. [Dated 1970, published 1971]
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Jeekel 1981: 40 (in list of species recorded from eastern Australia)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1981) Australia Expedition 1980; legit C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers. List of collecting stations, together with general notes on the distribution of millipedes in eastern Australia and Tasmania. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens, Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum), Universiteit van Amsterdam 30: 1-59.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Korsós and Read 2012: 45 (in Iulomorphidae catalogue)
    Korsós, Z. and Read, H.J. (2012) Redescription of Zinagon chilensis (Silvestri, 1903) from Chile, with a species list of Iulomorphidae from the Southern Hemisphere (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Epinannolenidea). Zootaxa 3493: 39-48.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Mesibov 2017: 21 (redescription, lectotype designated); Figs 3F (p. 11), 4F (p. 12), 5A (p. 13), 8C (p. 19)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species); Fig. 1A (p. 47)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Amastigogonus tasmanianus Mesibov 2017: Figs 3B, 3D (p. 117), 4B (p. 118)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Notes on Victorian Iulomorphidae (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 76: 113-120.
  • Lectotype: Male, Tasmania, date and collector unknown, AM KS.125304
  • Paralectotype(s): 1 female, parts of 2 males, details as for lectotype, AM KS.37403
 

Amastigogonus verreauxii (Gervais, 1847)

  • Amastigogonus verreauxii
  • Iulus Verreauxii Gervais 1847: 175 (first description)
    Gervais, P. (1847) Myriapodes. Pp. 1-333, 577-595 in: Walckenaer, D.A. and Gervais, P. (eds), Histoire naturelle des Insectes. Aptères 4. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris.
  • Julus Verreauxii Preudhomme de Borre 1884: 62 (in species catalogue)
    Preudhomme de Borre, A. (1884) Tentamen catalogi Lysiopetalidarum, Julidarum, Archiulidarum, Polyzonidarum atque Siphonophoridarum hucusque descriptarum. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 1884: 46-82.
  • 'Julus' verreauxii Jeekel 1981: 43 (in list of species recorded from eastern Australia)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1981) Australia Expedition 1980; legit C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers. List of collecting stations, together with general notes on the distribution of millipedes in eastern Australia and Tasmania. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens, Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum), Universiteit van Amsterdam 30: 1-59.
  • Amastigogonus verreauxii Mauriés et al. 2001: 585 (new combination; redescription); Fig. 3 (p. 586)
    Mauriès, J.-P., Golovatch, S.I. and Hoffman, R.L. (2001) On type material and the identity of several Iulus species in the collection of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle in Paris (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Spirobolida). Zoosystema 23(3): 579-589.
  • Amastigogonus verreauxii Korsós and Read 2012: 45 (in Iulomorphidae catalogue)
    Korsós, Z. and Read, H.J. (2012) Redescription of Zinagon chilensis (Silvestri, 1903) from Chile, with a species list of Iulomorphidae from the Southern Hemisphere (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Epinannolenidea). Zootaxa 3493: 39-48.
  • Amastigogonus verreauxii Mesibov 2017: 22 (redescription); Figs 4G (p. 12), 8D (p. 19)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) Iulomorphid millipedes (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae) of Tasmania, Australia. ZooKeys 652: 1-36.
  • Amastigogonus verreauxii Mesibov 2017: 50 (in key to Amastigogonus species)
    Mesibov, R. (2017) A new and unusual species of Amastigogonus Brölemann, 1913 from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Iulomorphidae). ZooKeys 687: 45-51.
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Wellington, Tas, date unknown, Jules Verreaux, MNHN GA031 [-42.8950 147.2375 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): None
  • Note: Probably collected ca 1843, during Verreaux's time in Hobart (Maiden 1910: 153)