Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae: Australiosomatinae: Australiosomatini: Boreohesperus species

 

Boreohesperus alcyonis Car and Harvey, 2017

  • Boreohesperus alcyonis
  • Boreohesperus alcyonis Car and Harvey 2017: 4 (first description); Fig. 2 (p. 5)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2017) New species of Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae) from north-western Australia. European Journal of Taxonomy 320:1-11.
  • Holotype: Male, Kingfisher Island, WA, -16.0819 124.0708 (in WAM database as 16°04'55"S 124°04'15"E) ±100 m, Biota site ref. D20100209 KIS3-171-1, 9 February 2010, R. Teale, vine thicket, WAM T108780
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, WAM T140186
 

Boreohesperus capensis Shear, 1992

  • Boreohesperus capensis
  • Boreohesperus capensis Shear 1992: 778 (designated type species of Boreohesperus), 779 (first description); Fig. 1 (p. 780)
    Shear, W.A. (1992) A new genus and two new species of millipedes from the Cape Range, Western Australia (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 15(4): 777-784.
  • Boreohesperus capensis Shelley et al. 2000: 88 (in genus catalogue, as type of Boreohesperus)
    Shelley, R.M., Sierwald, P., Kiser, S.B. and Golovatch, S.I. (2000) Nomenclator generum et familiarum Diplopodorum II. A List of the Genus and Family-Group Names in the Class Diplopoda from 1958 through 1999. Pensoft, Sofia, 167 pp.
  • Boreohesperus capensis Car and Harvey 2013: 6 (new diagnosis); Figs 1A (p. 5), 2 (p. 6)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Boreohesperus capensis 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.
  • Boreohesperus capensis Car and Harvey 2017: xx (in taxonomic discussion)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2017) New species of Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae) from north-western Australia. European Journal of Taxonomy 320:1-11.
  • Holotype: Male, Cave 324, Cape Range, North West Cape, WA, -22.3833 113.8500 (in WAM database as 22°23'S 113°51'E) ±2 km, 27 August 1989, M. East, WAM T23659
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, details as for holotype, WAM T23660
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same locality but Cave 203, -22.4333 113.9167 (in WAM database as 22°26'S 113°55'E) ±2 km, 19 July 1989, W.F. Humphreys, WAM T23661, T23662
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality but surface near Cave 106, -22.0667 114.0167 (in WAM database as 22°04'S 114°01'E) ±2 km, 21 June 1989, M.S. Harvey, AM KS.34418
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality but Cave 222, 10 July 1989, E. Bowra, AMNH [-21.9333 114.1000 (in WAM database as 21°56'S 114°06'E) ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality but near entrance to Cave 225, -21.9419 114.0942 (published as 21°56'31"S 114°05'39"E) ±100 m, 30 June 1989, M. East, ZMA
 

Boreohesperus curiosus Car and Harvey, 2013

  • Boreohesperus curiosus
  • Boreohesperus curiosus Car and Harvey 2013: 7 (first description); Figs 1B (p. 5), 3 (p. 8)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Holotype: Male, 14.5 km NNW of Mt Elvire, Pilbara Biological Survey site OYE07, WA, -21.7108 116.7658 (in WAM database as 21°42'39"S 116°45'57"E) ±100 m, ethylene glycol pitfall traps, 2 October 2005 - 21 May 2006, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T124633
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, details as for holotype, WAM T126116
 

Boreohesperus delicatus Car and Harvey, 2013

  • Boreohesperus delicatus
  • Boreohesperus delicatus Car and Harvey 2013: 9 (first description); Figs 1C (p. 5), 4 (p. 9)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Holotype: Male, 6 km SE of Marda Pool, Pilbara Biological Survey site DRW10, WA, -21.0700 116.2044 (in WAM database as 21°04'11.8"S 116°12'15.5"E) ±100 m, May 2004, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T76070
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, 1 juvenile, details as for holotype, WAM T126117
  • Paratype(s): Male gonopod, 11 km ESE of Marda Pool, Pilbara Biological Survey site DRW07, WA, -21.0556 116.2517 (in WAM database as 21°03'20.4"S 116°15'06"E) ±100 m, May 2004, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T76065
 

Boreohesperus dubitalis Car and Harvey, 2013

  • Boreohesperus dubitalis
  • Boreohesperus dubitalis Car and Harvey 2013: 10 (first description); Figs 1D (p. 5), 5 (p. 11), 6 (p. 13)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Holotype: Male, Barrow Island, WSW of Latitude Point, WA, -20.7808 115.4411 (in WAM database as 20°46'51"S 115°26'28"E) ±100 m, mostly limestone and rocks, little soil, 11 August 2002, S. Slack-Smith, WAM T57637
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 3 females, Barrow Island, 500 m E of Base, WA, -20.8172 115.3900 (in WAM database as 20°49'02.0"S 115°23'24.4"E) ±100 m, dry pitfall trap, 26 March 2012, R. Teale, WAM T126126
 

Boreohesperus furcosus Car and Harvey, 2013

  • Boreohesperus furcosus
  • Boreohesperus furcosus Car and Harvey 2013: 13 (first description); Figs 1E (p. 5), 7 (p. 14)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Holotype: Male, 9.5 km S of Mt Minnie, Pilbara Biological Survey site WYW04, WA, -22.1886 115.5536 (in WAM database as 22°11'19.1"S 115°33'13.2"E) ±100 m, May 2004, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T76078
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, 4 females, details as for holotype, WAM T126118
 

Boreohesperus psittacinus Car and Harvey, 2017

  • Boreohesperus psittacinus
  • Boreohesperus psittacinus Car and Harvey 2017: 6 (first description); Fig. 3 (p. 7)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2017) New species of Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae) from north-western Australia. European Journal of Taxonomy 320:1-11.
  • Holotype: Male, Cockatoo Island, WA, -16.0842 123.5878 (in WAM database as 16°05'03"S 123°35'15"E) ±100 m, site ref. GHDLN0350, 8 February 2014, G. Owen, hand foraging, hummock grassland, WAM T132609
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype but site ref. GHDLN0342, 12 February 2014, WAM T132608
 

Boreohesperus undulatus Car and Harvey, 2013

  • Boreohesperus undulatus
  • Boreohesperus undulatus Car and Harvey 2013: 15 (first description); Figs 1F (p. 5), 8 (16)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2013) A review of the Western Australian keeled millipede genus Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). ZooKeys 290: 1-19.
  • Holotype: Male, 3.5 km N of Karratha Station, Pilbara Biological Survey site DRW05, WA, -20.8539 116.6689 (in WAM database as 20°51'14.1"S 116°40'07.9"E) ±100 m, May 2004, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T76056
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, 1 female, 1 juvenile, details as for holotype, WAM T126119
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, 11 km ESE of Marda Pool, Pilbara Biological Survey site DRW07, WA, -21.0556 116.2517 (in WAM database as 21°03'20.4"S 116°15'06"E) ±100 m, May 2004, CALM Pilbara Survey, WAM T76072
 

Boreohesperus vascellus Car and Harvey, 2017

  • Boreohesperus vascellus
  • Boreohesperus vascellus Car and Harvey 2017: 8 (first description); Fig. 4 (p. 8)
    Car, C.A. and Harvey, M.S. (2017) New species of Boreohesperus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae) from north-western Australia. European Journal of Taxonomy 320:1-11.
  • Holotype: Male, Koolan Island, WA, -16.1292 123.7803 (in WAM database as 16°07'45"S 123°46'49"E) ±100 m, 20-24 January 2006, B. Maryan, dry pitfall, WAM T137095
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, WAM T73954