Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae: Dasystigma species

 

Dasystigma bonhami Mesibov, 2003

  • Dasystigma bonhami
  • Dasystigma bonhami Mesibov 2003: 202 (first description); Figs 3 (p. 199), 5 (p. 200), 6, 7 (p. 201)
    Mesibov, R. (2003) A new genus of Tasmanian millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae) with unusual spiracles and a mosaic distribution. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 60(2): 197-206.
  • Holotype: Male, Sandspit River, Tas, EN700712 (55G 570000 5271200 - AGD66), 230 m, 31 July 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:41726 [-42.7069 147.8561 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15219
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15261
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Nugent, Tas, EN559711 (55G 555900 5271100 - AGD66), 400 m, 9 August 1998, K. Bonham and R. Crookshanks, AM KS.85095 (formerly QVMAG 23:40807) [-42.7089 147.6839 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Sandspit River, Tas, EN688712 (55G 568800 5271200 - AGD66), 200 m, 26 June 1988, R. Mesibov, NMV K-8803, K-8804 (formerly QVMAG 23:15220) [-42.7069 147.8414 ±250 m]
 

Dasystigma huonense Mesibov, 2003

  • Dasystigma huonense
  • Dasystigma huonense Mesibov 2003: 203 (first description); Figs 3 (p. 199), 5 (p. 200) 8, 9 (p. 201)
    Mesibov, R. (2003) A new genus of Tasmanian millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae) with unusual spiracles and a mosaic distribution. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 60(2): 197-206.
  • Holotype: Male, Edwards Road, Tas, DN797310 (55G 479700 5231000 - AGD66), 110-130 m, 15 March - 6 April 1988, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:41728 [-43.0742 146.7522 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15195
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Huon River (Arve Road), Tas, DN788280 (55G 478800 5228000 - AGD66), 150 m, 22 May 1997, R. Mesibov, plot 3M5, QVMAG 23:40805 [-43.0989 146.7408 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Huon River (Manuka Road), Tas, DN769286 (55G 476900 5228600 - AGD66), 100 m, 29 April 1997, R. Mesibov, plot 1R4, QVMAG 23:40800 [-43.0933 146.7175 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Coopers Creek, Tas, DN507635 (55G 450700 5263500 - AGD66), 460 m, 23 February 1994, R. Mesibov, AM KS.85096 (formerly QVMAG 23:15199) [-42.7778 146.3986 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Picton Valley, Tas, DN737146 (55G 473700 5214600 - AGD66), 300 m, pitfall collection, 15 July 1994, K. Michaels, NMV K-8805 (published in error as K-8806; formerly QVMAG 23:21294) [-43.2192 146.6775 ±100 m]
 

Dasystigma margaretae (Jeekel, 1984)

  • Dasystigma margaretae
  • Lissodesmus margaretae Jeekel 1984: 91 (in species key), 99 (first description); Figs 14, 15 (p. 101)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1984) Millipedes from Australia, 7: The identity of the genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, with the description of four new species from Tasmania (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae). Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 118: 85-101.
  • Dasystigma margaretae Mesibov 2003: 198 (as Lissodesmus margaretae, designated type species of Dasystigma), 203 (redescription; new combination); Figs 1 (p. 18), 3, 4 (p. 199), 5 (p. 200) 10 (p. 202), 11 (p. 203)
    Mesibov, R. (2003) A new genus of Tasmanian millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae) with unusual spiracles and a mosaic distribution. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 60(2): 197-206.
  • Dasystigma margaretae Mesibov 2004: 2 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Mesibov, R. (2004) A new genus and four new species of millipedes from Tasmania, Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae), with notes on male leg setae in some Tasmanian dalodesmids. Zootaxa 558: 1-19.
  • Dasystigma margaretae Mesibov 2008: Fig. 2B (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, Lake Augusta, Tas, 25 April 1979, M. Williams, DPNT 19A17 [-41.8419 146.5739 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 6 males, 1 female (in fragments), 2 stadium 7 males, 1 stadium 6 female, details as for holotype, DPNT 19A17
 

Dasystigma tyleri Mesibov, 2003

  • Dasystigma tyleri
  • Dasystigma tyleri Mesibov 2003: 204 (first description); Figs 3 (p. 199), 5 (p. 200), 12 (p. 203), 13 (p. 204)
    Mesibov, R. (2003) A new genus of Tasmanian millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae) with unusual spiracles and a mosaic distribution. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 60(2): 197-206.
  • Holotype: Male, Donaghys Hill, Tas, 480 m, 29 April 1987, N. Platnick, R. Raven and T. Churchill, QVMAG 23:41729 [-42.1963 145.9338 ±1 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Little Florentine River, Tas, DN525683 (55G 452500 5268300 - AGD66), 440 m, 2 December 1986, R. Bashford, QVMAG 23:40796 [-42.7347 146.4211 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Trackham Creek, Tas, CQ822092 (55G 382200 5409200 - AGD66), 630 m, 28 October 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15180 [-41.4586 145.5908 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Wedge Inlet, Tas, DN379569 (55G 437900 5256900 - AGD66), 350 m, sample EY4-75, pitfall emptied 16 November 2001, D. Driscoll, QVMAG 23:24954 [-42.8364 146.2414 ±500 m]