Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae: Atalopharetra species

 

Atalopharetra bashfordi Mesibov, 2005

  • Atalopharetra bashfordi
  • Atalopharetra bashfordi Mesibov 2005: 22 (in list of species included in Atalopharetra), 29 (first description); Figs 2, 3 (p. 26), 4, 5 (p. 27), 8, 9 (p. 30)
    Mesibov, R. (2005) A new genus of burrowing and cave-dwelling millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania, Australia. Zootaxa 1034: 21-42.
  • Holotype: Male, Bracken Ridge, Tas, DN897308 (55G 489700 5230800 - AGD66), 360 m, pitfall emptied 24 October 1995 (sample 1-3a), R. Bashford, QVMAG 23:40502 [-43.0739 146.8747 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype but pitfall emptied 17 January 1995, sample 1-1b, QVMAG 23:40497
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but sample 1-3a, QVMAG 23:40498
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but sample 1-4a, QVMAG 23:40499
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but pitfall emptied 22 February 1995, sample 1-2a, QVMAG 23:40500
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but sample 1-3a, QVMAG 23:40501
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but pitfall emptied 16 January 1996, sample 1-1b, QVMAG 23:40505
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but sample 1-3b, QVMAG 23:40506
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but pitfall emptied 15 February 1996, sample 1-3b, QVMAG 23:40508
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype but pitfall emptied 23 November 1995, sample 1-4a, AM KS.91434 (formerly QVMAG 23:40503)
 

Atalopharetra clarkei Mesibov, 2005

  • Atalopharetra clarkei
  • Atalopharetra clarkei Mesibov 2005: 22 (in list of species included in Atalopharetra), 31 (first description); Figs 1 (p. 24), 2, 3 (p. 26), 10, 11 (p. 32)
    Mesibov, R. (2005) A new genus of burrowing and cave-dwelling millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania, Australia. Zootaxa 1034: 21-42.
  • Holotype: Male, Cyclops Pot (cave IB-57), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4833 146.8500 (published as 43°28'S 146°51'E) ±1 km, on wet shaft wall of Pitch 4, 80 m below surface, field code IB57-1, 26 October 1985, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:45949
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 1 female, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:12073
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Milk Run (cave IB-38), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4833 146.8500 (published as 43°29'S 146°51'E) ±1 km, on cave wall near bottom of cave, field code IB38-3, 22 August 1985, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12170
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 2 females, Arthurs Folly (cave IB-110), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4561 146.8729 (published as 43°27'S 146°52'E) ±1 km, in groups on mudbank beside stream (Deep Zone), Clarke field code 8611-6, Eberhard field code IB110-2, 20 November 1986, A. Clarke and S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12078
  • Paratype(s): 1 male and 1 female in copula, same details but near 'Y' junction on RHS wall, 1 m above drop, 500 m into cave, field code 690-01, 24 June 1990, A. Clarke, QVMAG 23:41667
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, same details but cave floor beside stream, beyond 'Y' junction, 700 m into cave, field code 690-02, QVMAG 23:41668
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 2 females, Exit Cave (cave IB-14), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4817 146.8531 (published as 43°29'S 146°51'E) ±1 km, mudbanks beside stream in Mystery Creek Cave passage, field code IB14-2, 7 May 1988, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12083
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 1 stadium VII male, same details but soil bank beside stream in Base Camp Tributary, field code 193-110, 18 January 1993, A. Clarke, QVMAG 23:41652
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 1 female, Loons Cave (cave IB-2/3), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4556 146.8676 (published as 43°27'S 146°52'E) ±1 km, mudbanks beside stream well into cave, field code IB2-3, 10 May 1989, S. Eberhard and J. Jackson, QVMAG 23:12249
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, Mystery Creek Cave (cave IB-10), Ida Bay, Tas, -43.4619 146.8481 (published as 43°27'S 146°51'E) ±1 km, mudbank slope above final siphon near end of cave, field code IB10-9,20 January 1985, S. Eberhard, AM KS.91435 (formerly QVMAG 23:12180)
 

Atalopharetra eberhardi Mesibov, 2005

  • Atalopharetra eberhardi
  • Atalopharetra eberhardi Mesibov 2005: 22 (in list of species included in Atalopharetra), 34 (first description); Figs 1 (p. 24), 12 (p. 34) 13, 14 (p. 35)
    Mesibov, R. (2005) A new genus of burrowing and cave-dwelling millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania, Australia. Zootaxa 1034: 21-42.
  • Holotype: Male, Quetzalcoatl Conduit (cave PB-3), Precipitous Bluff, Tas, -43.4872 146.5847 (published as 43°30'S 146°35'E, corrected) ±1 km, on riparian mudbanks, field code PB3-8, 29 March 1986, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:45950
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 6 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:12620
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Cueva Blanca (cave PB-4), Precipitous Bluff, Tas, -43.4833 146.5833 (published as 43°29'S 146°35'E) ±1 km, field code PB4-3, 18 December 1988, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12624
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details but A. Clarke, moist wall of Inundation Passage, below 30 m pitch, 1.5 m above stream, field code 1288-24, QVMAG 23:41688
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Damper Cave (cave PB-1), Precipitous Bluff, Tas, -43.4811 146.5847 (published as 43°29'S 146°35'E, corrected) ±1 km, field code PB1-4, 22 December 1988, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12622
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details but 26 December 1988, A. Clarke, moist wall in Honey and Cream Passage near junction with Hydrobiid Highway, field code 1288-141, QVMAG 23:41700 [43°04'26"S 146°52'29"E ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Bauhaus (cave PB-6), Precipitous Bluff, Tas, -43.4827 146.5981 (published as 43°29'S 146°36'E) ±1 km, field code PB6-18, anterior segments missing, 24 December 1988, S. Eberhard, QVMAG 23:12319
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details, field code PB6-2, QVMAG 23:12623
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium IV female, same details but A. Clarke, moist wall 15 cm above streamway, 120 m from surface, field code 1288-118, QVMAG 23:41699
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, Xymox (cave PB-7), Precipitous Bluff, Tas, -43.4833 146.6000 (published as 43°29'S 146°36'E) ±1 km, on wet cave wall near dripping water, field code PB7-2, 7 January 1990, S. Eberhard, AM KS.91436 (formerly QVMAG 23:12317)
 

Atalopharetra johnsi Mesibov, 2005

  • Atalopharetra johnsi
  • Atalopharetra johnsi Mesibov 2005: 22 (designated type species of Atalopharetra), 23 (first description); Figs 3 (p. 26), 6, 7 (p. 28)
    Mesibov, R. (2005) A new genus of burrowing and cave-dwelling millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania, Australia. Zootaxa 1034: 21-42.
  • Atalopharetra johnsi Mesibov 2008: Fig. 2A (p. 4)
    Mesibov, R. (2008) The millipede genera Gephyrodesmus Jeekel, 1983 and Orthorhachis Jeekel, 1985 in southeastern Australia, a new Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 from Victoria, and observations on male leg setae, spinnerets and metatergite sculpture (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae). Zootaxa 1790: 1-52.
  • Holotype: Male, Tarraleah, Tas, DP472167 (55G 447200 5316700 - AGD66), 720 m, pitfall emptied 19 May 1992, R. Brereton, QVMAG 23:15089 [-42.2986 146.3608 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Tarraleah, Tas, May 1978, V.V. Hickman, QVMAG 23:15114 [-42.3000 146.4500 ±10 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Tarraleah, Tas, DP472200 (55G 447200 5320000 - AGD66), 790 m, pitfall emptied 17 December 1991, R. Brereton, QVMAG 23:15113 [-42.2689 146.3611 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Tarraleah, Tas, DP473162 (55G 447300 5316200 - AGD66), 710 m, 15 April 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15107 [-42.3031 146.3619 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Tarraleah, Tas, DP474161 (55G 447400 5316100 - AGD66), 690 m, pitfall emptied 15 April 1992, R. Brereton, QVMAG 23:15099 [-42.3039 146.3633 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Tarraleah, Tas, DP474162 (55G 447400 5316200 - AGD66), 700 m, 15 April 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15101 [-42.3031 146.3633 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, same details, QVMAG 23:15109
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Tarraleah, Tas, DP474166 (55G 447400 5316600 - AGD66), 710 m, pitfall emptied 15 April 1992, R. Brereton, QVMAG 23:15090 [-42.2994 146.3633 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Tarraleah, Tas, DP473162 (55G 447300 5316200 - AGD66), 710 m, 17 April 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15087 [-42.3031 146.3619 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, same details, QVMAG 23:15105
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP473165 (55G 447300 5316500 - AGD66), 710 m, 22 April 1992, QVMAG 23:15097 [-42.3003 146.3619 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium 7 male, same details, QVMAG 23:15108
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium VII male, same details but DP471196 (55G 447100 5319600 - AGD66), 760 m, 2 May 1992, QVMAG 23:15106 [-42.2725 146.3600 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP475197 (55G 447500 5319700 - AGD66), 750 m, 8 May 1992, QVMAG 23:15098 [-42.2714 146.3647 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP477197 (55G 447700 5319700 - AGD66), 740 m, QVMAG 23:15100 [-42.2717 146.3672 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, 1 stadium 7 female, same details, QVMAG 23:15111
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium VII female, same details but DP475197 (55G 447500 5319700 - AGD66), 750 m, 9 May 1992, QVMAG 23:15112 [-42.2714 146.3647 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Tarraleah, Tas, DP471194 (55G 447100 5319400 - AGD66), 750 m, pitfall emptied 19 May 1992, R. Brereton, QVMAG 23:15093 [-42.2742 146.3597 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but pitfall emptied 20 October 1992, QVMAG 23:15091
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP472200 (55G 447200 5320000 - AGD66), 790 m, QVMAG 23:15088 [-42.2689 146.3611 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but 780 m, QVMAG 23:15092
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details but DP473197 (55G 447300 5319700 - AGD66), 770 m, QVMAG 23:15094 [-42.2714 146.3622 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP474166 (55G 447400 5316600 - AGD66), 710 m, QVMAG 23:15096 [-42.2994 146.3633 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Tarraleah, Tas, DP473197 (55G 447300 5319700 - AGD66), 780 m, 5 May 1992, AM KS.91433 (formerly QVMAG 23:15095) [-42.2714 146.3622 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 stadium 7 males, 2 females, same details, QVMAG 23:15110