Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae: Australiosomatinae: Antichiropodini: Australiosoma species

 

Australiosoma clavigerum (Verhoeff, 1928)

  • Australiosoma clavigerum
  • Rhopalowales clavigera Verhoeff 1928: 103 (first description, with typographical error 'clavirera'); Figs 14, 15, pl. 8
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1928) On Diplopoda in the Australian Museum, Sydney. Records of the Australian Museum 16(2): 79-115, pls 6-12.
  • Rhopalowales clavigera Verhoeff 1932: Figs 971 (p. 1577), 982 (p. 1599)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1932) Gliederfüssler: Arthropoda. Klasse Diplopoda. Pp. 1073-2084 in Dr H. G. Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tier-Reichs wissentschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild 5(II)2(7-13). Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.H., Leipzig.
  • Leucotessara clavigera Attems 1931: 138 (in species key; new combination)
    Attems, C. (1931) Die Familie Leptodesmidae und andere Polydesmiden. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 30(3/4): 1-150.
  • Leucotessara clavigera Attems 1937: 249 (in species key), 251 (redescription); Fig. 313 (p. 251)
    Attems, C. (1937) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. I. Fam. Strongylosomidae. Pp. i-xxii, 1-300 in Das Tierreich 68. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Australiosoma clavigerum Jeekel 1968: 18 (in list of Australian species, as Leucotessara clavigera), 24 (in family revision, new combination)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1968) On the Classification and Geographical Distribution of the Family Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). C.A.W. Jeekel, Rotterdam, 162 pp.
  • Australiosoma clavigerum Jeekel 1981: 51 (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.
  • Australiosoma clavigerum Jeekel 1982: 138 (in species key; redescription); Fig. 1 (p. 139)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1982) Four new or little-known Australiosomatini from New South Wales (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). (Millipedes from Australia, 3). Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde 52(2): 137-154.
  • Australiosoma clavigerum Jeekel 2003: 34 (in species key, and list of NSW Australiosoma species)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Rhopalowales clavigera Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 544 (as type species of Rhopalowales), 547 (as synonym of Australiosoma clavigerum)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma clavigerum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1166 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Syntype(s): 1 male, Nowra, NSW, 21 April 1905, collector unknown, AM KS.86493 [-34.8750 150.6030 ±10 km]
  • Syntype(s): 1 male, same details, AM KS.76504
  • Syntype(s): 1 female, same details, AM KS.76505
  • Note: Verhoeff (1928: 104) described 2 males and 1 female. KS.76504 is labelled 'Lectotype male, see also slides 1-3, P.M. Johns 19 XII 67'. The lectotypification by Johns was never published and is invalid. Rowe and Sierwald (2006: 547) list 'slide 1' of Johns as lectotype without otherwise drawing attention to a lectotypification. They list a female in KS.76505 as both a 'syntype' and 'Other material examined', but not as a paralectotype. A male 'syntype' in KS.76504 is also not listed as a paralectotype.
 

Australiosoma combei Rowe and Sierwald, 2006

  • Australiosoma combei
  • Australiosoma combei Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 547 (first description); Fig. 35 (p. 546)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma combei Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1166 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Epping, NSW (see Note), -33.7747 151.0789 ±100 m, May 2000, M. Rowe, AM KS.87600
  • Paratype(s): None
  • Note: Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 547) give 'Macquarie University, North Ryde' as the type locality, but then give the latitude/longitude above (as '33°46'28.63"S 151°4'43.75"E'), which is a site in Epping, several km to the west. Epping is also given as the locality for this specimen in the AM database.
 

Australiosoma fulbrighti Rowe and Sierwald, 2006

  • Australiosoma fulbrighti
  • Australiosoma fulbrighti Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 551 (first description); Figs 36, 37 (p. 546)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma fulbrighti Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1166 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Epping, Sydney, NSW, -33.7747 151.0789 ±100 m (in AM database as 33°46'29"S 151°04'44"E), May 2000, M. Rowe, AM KS.87599
  • Paratype(s): 3 females, details as for holotype, AM KS.91584
 

Australiosoma inusitatum Jeekel, 2003

  • Australiosoma inusitatum
  • Australiosoma inusitatum Jeekel 2003: 33 (in species key), 37 (first description); Fig. 5 (p. 40)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Australiosoma inusitatum Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 552 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma inusitatum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1166 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Port Hacking, NSW, March 1927, N.B. Tindale, SAM sample missing [-34.0680 151.1250 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): None
 

Australiosoma laminatum Jeekel, 1984

  • Australiosoma laminatum
  • Australiosoma laminatum Jeekel 1984: 27 (first description); Figs 10, 11 (p. 29)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1984) Millipedes from Australia, 6: Australiosomatini from Victoria (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Records of the Australian Museum 36(1): 19-44.
  • Australiosoma laminatum Jeekel 2003: 34 (in species key)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Australiosoma laminatum Mesibov 2004: 42 (in list of Victorian Polydesmida)
    Mesibov, R. (2004) A new genus of millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from wet forests in southern Victoria, with brief remarks on the Victorian Polydesmida. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61(1): 41-45.
  • Australiosoma laminatum Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 552 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma laminatum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1167 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Australia, date and collector unknown, AMNH A5763, 4588d
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, 1 female, 6 juvenile males, 3 juvenile females, same details, AMNH A5763, 4588d
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 1 female, 1 juvenile male, same details, AMNH A5763, 4587
  • Note: Probably collected by Charles Barrett. The native range of A. laminatum is in New South Wales (see the Localities section of this website).
 

Australiosoma michaelseni (Attems, 1931)

  • Australiosoma michaelseni
  • Leucotessara michaelseni Attems 1931: 138 (in species key), 139 (first description); Figs 220, 221 (p. 139)
    Attems, C. (1931) Die Familie Leptodesmidae und andere Polydesmiden. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 30(3/4): 1-150.
  • Leucotessara michaelseni Attems 1937: 249 (in species key), 251 (redescription); Fig. 312 (p. 251)
    Attems, C. (1937) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. I. Fam. Strongylosomidae. Pp. i-xxii, 1-300 in Das Tierreich 68. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Jeekel 1968: 18 (in list of Australian species, as Leucotessara michaelseni), 24 (in family revision, new combination)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1968) On the Classification and Geographical Distribution of the Family Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). C.A.W. Jeekel, Rotterdam, 162 pp.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Jeekel 1981: 49 (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.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Jeekel 1982: 138 (in species key)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1982) Four new or little-known Australiosomatini from New South Wales (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). (Millipedes from Australia, 3). Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde 52(2): 137-154.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Jeekel 2003: 33 (in species key), 34 (in list of NSW Australiosoma species)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 552 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma michaelseni Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1167 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Syntype(s): At least 1 male, between Mt Victoria and Jenolan ('Imolan') Caves, NSW, 1906, W. Michaelsen, ZMH [-33.7000 150.1333 ±10 km]
 

Australiosoma nodulosum Jeekel, 2003

  • Australiosoma nodulosum
  • Australiosoma nodulosum Jeekel 2003: 34 (in species key, and first description); Figs 3, 4 (p. 35)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Australiosoma nodulosum Jeekel 2007: 22 (new record with descriptive note)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2007) Millipedes from Australia, 23: More notes and descriptions of New South Wales Australiosomatini (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 10: 5-24.
  • Australiosoma nodulosum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1167 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Arding, 9 km NNE of Uralla, NSW, Australia Expedition station 58, roadside with Eucalyptus trees bordering grassland, under logs, 31 October 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, ZMA [-30.5583 151.5314 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, details as for holotype, ZMA
  • Paratype(s): 4 females, 1 fragment of dead female, 2 stadium 7 males, 2 stadium 6 males, Piallamore, 13 km SE of Tamworth, NSW, Australia Expedition station 60, Eucalyptus trees in grassland, eroded soil, under logs, same date and collectors, ZMA [-31.1731 151.0672 ±1 km]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 5 females, 5 km SSW of Wallabadah, 14 km ESE of Quirindi, NSW, Australia Expedition station 61, open Eucalyptus forest with grass undergrowth along New England Highway, under logs, 1 November 1980, same collectors, ZMA [-31.5864 150.8019 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 mi. W of Walcha, NSW ('46.0/16.6'), date unknown, G. Witten, ZMA [-30.9833 151.5667 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, 2 stadium 7 males, 3 stadium 7 females, Inglebar Creek, NSW, ('45.7/13.3'), date unknown, G. Witten, ZMA [-31.2560 151.5590 ±10 km]
 

Australiosoma rainbowi Brölemann, 1913

  • Australiosoma rainbowi
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Brölemann 1913: 89 (designated as type of Australiosoma), 91 (in list of species included in Australiosoma), 95 (in species key), 97 (first description); Figs 13-17, pl. 14; Fig. 26 (p. 99)
    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.
  • Australiosoma Rainbowi Attems 1914: 224 (in species catalogue)
    Attems, C. (1914) Die indo-australischen Myriopoden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte (A) 80(4): 1-398.
  • Australiosoma Rainbowi Brölemann 1916: 539 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Brölemann, H.W. (1916) Essai de classification des Polydesmiens (Myriapodes). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 84: 523-608.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Chamberlin 1920: 104 (in species catalogue)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Attems 1937: 234 (in species key), 235 (redescription); Fig. 292 (p. 235)
    Attems, C. (1937) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. I. Fam. Strongylosomidae. Pp. i-xxii, 1-300 in Das Tierreich 68. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Jeekel 1968: 17 (in list of Australian species), 24 (in family revision)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1968) On the Classification and Geographical Distribution of the Family Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). C.A.W. Jeekel, Rotterdam, 162 pp.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Jeekel 1971: 217 (in genus catalogue, as type of Australiosoma)
    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]
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Jeekel 1981: 51 (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.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Jeekel 1982: 138 (in species key)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1982) Four new or little-known Australiosomatini from New South Wales (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). (Millipedes from Australia, 3). Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde 52(2): 137-154.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Jeekel 2003: 34 (in species key, and list of NSW Australiosoma species)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2003) Millipedes from Australia, 16: Further notes on Australiosomatinae from New South Wales with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Myriapod Memoranda 6: 28-45.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Rowe and Sierwald 2006: 527 (as type species of Australiosoma), 544 (as type species of Australiosoma, redescription)
    Rowe, M. and Sierwald, P. (2006) Morphological and systematic study of the tribe Australiosomatini (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidea: Paradoxosomatidae) and a revision of the genus Australiosoma Brölemann. Invertebrate Systematics 20(5): 527-556.
  • Australiosoma rainbowi Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1166 (in Paradoxosomatidae catalogue)
    Nguyen, A.D. and Sierwald, P. (2013) A worldwide catalog of the family Paradoxosomatidae Daday, 1889 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). Check List 9(6): 1132-1353.
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Sassafras, Shoalhaven District, NSW, AM KS.76494 [-35.1000 150.2000 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 5 females (Brölemann 1913: 100), not explicitly designated as paratypes, details as for holotype, AM KS.76495 - KS.76497
  • Note: Probably collected by R. Etheridge and party in August 1889 (Etheridge 1890).