Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae: Lissodesmus species

 

Lissodesmus adrianae Jeekel, 1984

  • Lissodesmus adrianae
  • Lissodesmus adrianae Jeekel 1984: 91 (in species key), 94 (first description); Figs 4, 5 (p. 95), 6, 7 (p. 96)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus adrianae Mesibov 2006: 109 (redescription); Figs 7 (p. 127), 11 (p. 128), 12 (p. 129), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Ben Lomond National Park, 35 km ENE of Evandale, Tas, Australia Expedition station 96, along the road to the top of Ben Lomond, near the park ranger office, wet sclerophyllous forest with dense undergrowth of shrubs, under logs, litter and in humus, 23 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, repository unknown [-41.5083 147.6375 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, 19 females, 10 stadium 7 males, 9 stadium 7 females, 2 stadium 6 females, details as for holotype, repository unknown
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, 10 km NE of Blessington, 28 km ENE Evandale, Tas, Australia Expedition station 97, dry type Eucalyptus forest in grassland, under logs, same date and collectors, repository unknown [-41.4686 147.5353 ±1 km]
  • Note: Jeekel (1984b: 86) says the holotype is in TMAG. Advice from Dr G. Walker-Smith (TMAG) in 2005 is that a shipment of millipedes from ZMA was received in 1999 but cannot now be found. The tentative conclusion is that the holotype is lost.
 

Lissodesmus alisonae Jeekel, 1984

  • Lissodesmus alisonae
  • Lissodesmus alisonae Jeekel 1984: 91 (in species key), 96 (first description); Figs 8-10 (p. 97)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus alisonae Mesibov 2006: 109 (redescription); Figs 13, 14 (p. 129), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, 8 km NW of Frankford, 15 km SW of Beaconsfield, Tas, Australia Expedition station 99, open Eucalyptus forest with grassland, rather wet, under logs and in soil, 24 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, repository unknown [-41.2914 146.6986 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 12 males, 21 females, 1 stadium 7 male, 1 stadium 6 female, details as for holotype, repository unknown
  • Note: Jeekel (1984b: 86) says the holotype is in TMAG. Advice from Dr G. Walker-Smith (TMAG) in 2005 is that a shipment of millipedes from ZMA was received in 1999 but cannot now be found. The tentative conclusion is that the holotype is lost.
 

Lissodesmus anas Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus anas
  • Lissodesmus anas Mesibov 2006: 110 (first description); Figs 4 (p. 126), 5 (p. 127), 15 (p. 129), 16 (p. 130), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Duck Creek, Tas, CP408763 (55G 340800 5376300 - AGD66), 160 m, 6 March 1999, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45823 [-41.7475 145.0867 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:40749
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91166 (ex QVMAG 23:40749)
  • Paratype(s): 5 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:40748
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, north of Pieman Head, Tas, CP261860 (55G 326100 5386000 - AGD66), 10 m, 1 June 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17656 [-41.6572 144.9128 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus bashfordi Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus bashfordi
  • Lissodesmus bashfordi Mesibov 2006: 111 (first description); Figs 17, 18 (p. 130), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Huon River (Manuka Road), Tas, DN764287 (55G 476400 5228700 - AGD66), 140 m, 15 May 1997, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45945 [-43.0925 146.7114 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:40746
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same locality but DN765285 (55G 476500 5228500 - AGD66), 110 m, 3 February 2001, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45947, in 95% ethanol [-43.0942 146.7125 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, Huon River (Edwards Road), Tas, DN792288 (55G 479200 5228800 - AGD66), 100 m, 9 January 2001, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45946, in 95% ethanol [-43.0917 146.7458 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Dromedary Creek, Tas, EN098692 (55G 509800 5269200 - AGD66), 420 m, 19 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:16178 [-42.7281 147.1211 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details, QVMAG 23:16179
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Bracken Ridge, Tas, DN897308 (55G 489700 5230800 - AGD66), 360 m, 17 January 1995, R. Bashford, QVMAG 23:40745 [-43.0739 146.8747 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Judds Creek, Tas, DN976476 (55G 497600 5247600 - AGD66), 390 m, 29 November 2003, R. Mesibov and K. Bonham, QVMAG 23:25601 [-42.9219 146.9722 (GPS) ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details, AM KS.91167
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DN970463 (55G 497000 5246300 - AGD66), 220 m, QVMAG 23:25603 [-42.9344 146.9650 (GPS) ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Peak Rivulet, Tas, DN914020 (55G 491400 5402000 - AGD66), 140 m, 12 September 2005, W. and L. Clarkson, QVMAG 23:46135 [-43.3331 146.8956 (GPS) ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus blackwoodensis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus blackwoodensis
  • Lissodesmus blackwoodensis Mesibov 2006: 111 (first description); Figs 19 (p. 130), 20 (p. 131), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, 3 km NW of Blackwood, Vic, -37.4572 144.2685 (55H 258400 5850900 - GDA94) ±250 m, 560 m, 9 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-8933
  • Paratype(s): 10 males, details as for holotype, NMV K-8923 - K-8932
  • Paratype(s): 13 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-8934 - K-8946
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91168
  • Paratype(s): 13 males, 1 km NE of Blakeville, Vic, -37.4958 144.2186 (55H 254100 5846500 - GDA94) ±250 m, 680 m, 10 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-8947 - K-8959
  • Paratype(s): 8 females, same details, NMV K-8960 - K-8967
 

Lissodesmus catrionae Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus catrionae
  • Lissodesmus catrionae Mesibov 2006: 111 (first description); Figs 21, 22 (p. 131), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Cole, Vic, -37.2789 143.2397 (published as 37°16'44"S 143°14'23"E) ±25 m, 900 m, 8 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-8968
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, details as for holotype, NMV K-8969 - K-8971
  • Paratype(s): 7 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-8972 - K-8978
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, same details but -37.2858 143.2364 (published as 37°17'09"S 143°14'11"E) ±25 m, 850 m, NMV K-8979 - K-8981
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details, NMV K-8982
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details, AM KS.91169
 

Lissodesmus clivulus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus clivulus
  • Lissodesmus clivulus Mesibov 2006: 112 (first description); Figs 23 (p. 131), 24 (p. 132), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, The Clump, Tas, CQ213361 (55G 321300 5436100 - AGD66), 190 m, 6 February 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45821 [-41.2053 144.8700 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 11 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:17667
  • Paratype(s): 16 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:17675
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91170 (ex QVMAG 23:17667)
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, south of Italian River, Tas, CQ180045 (55G 318000 5404500 - AGD66), 10 m, 30 April 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17664 [-41.4889 144.8211 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus cognatus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus cognatus
  • Lissodesmus cognatus Mesibov 2006: 112 (first description); Figs 25, 26, 27 (p. 132), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Weavers Creek, Tas, EQ330091 (55G 533000 5409100 - AGD66), 380 m, 31 July 1994, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, QVMAG 23:15287 [-41.4675 147.3967 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, North Esk River, Tas, EQ336079 (55G 533600 5407900 - AGD66), 490 m, 23 February 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15284 [-41.4781 147.4039 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, Private property 'Elkington', Tas, EP312979 (55G 531200 5397900 - AGD66), 350 m, 18 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15283 [-41.5683 147.3756 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details, AM KS.91171 (ex QVMAG 23:15283)
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, Weavers Creek, Tas, EQ307122 (55G 530700 5412200 - AGD66), 680 m, 19 July 1994, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15289 [-41.4394 147.3689 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Tower Hill, Tas, EP708983 (55G 570800 5398300 - AGD66), 720 m, 31 December 1998, R. Mesibov and K. Bonham, QVMAG 23:40758 [-41.5622 147.8506 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 10 males, Coxs Creek, Tas, EQ767040 (55G 576700 5404000 - AGD66), 480 m, pitfall sample, February 2001, R. Bashford, QVMAG 23:24738 [-41.5103 147.9206 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus cornutus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus cornutus
  • Lissodesmus cornutus Mesibov 2006: 113 (first description); Figs 28, 29, 30 (p. 133), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Scotts Peak Dam, Tas, DN425343 (55G 442500 5234300 - AGD66), 280 m, pitfall samples WY and WZ collected 12-16 November 2001, D. Driscoll, QVMAG 23:45827 [-43.0403 146.2956 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 5 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:24824
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91172 (ex QVMAG 23:24824)
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Birchs Inlet, Tas, CN753875 (55G 375300 5287500 - AGD66), 18 October 1993, J. Griffith, QVMAG 23:12036 [-42.5533 145.4825 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, W of Strathgordon, Tas, DN175655 (55G 417500 5265500 - AGD66), 410 m, 1 October 2003, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:25476 [-42.7569 145.9931 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus devexus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus devexus
  • Lissodesmus devexus Mesibov 2006: 114 (first description); Figs 31 (p. 133), 32, 33 (p. 134), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Lebrina, Tas, EQ168424 (55G 516800 5442400 - AGD66), 240 m, 5 January 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45948 [-41.1681 147.2017 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15515
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91173 (ex QVMAG 23:15515)
  • Paratype(s): 8 stadium 7 males, 2 stadium 7 females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15538
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Rattler Hill, Tas, EQ744353 (55G 574400 5435300 - AGD66), 650 m, 29 August 1990, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15512 [-41.2286 147.8892 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 3 females, Retreat, Tas, EQ153423 (55G 515300 5442300 - AGD66), 320 m, 2 July 1993, T. Kingston, QVMAG 23:21554 [-41.1689 147.1836 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details but EQ137463 (55G 513700 5446300 - AGD66), 300 m, QVMAG 23:21534 [-41.1328 147.1644 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, Mt Roland, Tas, DQ402119 (55G 440200 5411900 - AGD66), 310 m, 5 June 1994, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15506 [-41.4406 146.2856 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 8 males, Shepherds Rivulet, Tas, EQ217388 (55G 521700 5438800 - AGD66), 150 m, 6 July 1994, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15509 [-41.2003 147.2603 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Lowes Mount, Tas, EP331953 (55G 533100 5395300 - AGD66), 430 m, 5 July 1995, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:21542 [-41.5917 147.3986 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus dignomontis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus dignomontis
  • Lissodesmus dignomontis Mesibov 2006: 114 (first description); Figs 34, 35 (p. 134), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Private property 'Lapoinya', Yarragon South, Vic, -38.2444 146.0917 (55H 420400 5766500 - AGD66) ±100 m, 360 m, 17 April 2005, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9663
  • Paratype(s): 8 males, details as for holotype, NMV K-9664 - K-9671
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91428
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, west of Allambee, Vic, -38.2819 146.0033 (published as 38°16'55"S 146°00'12"E) ±25 m, 430 m, 30 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9507
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Allambee, Vic, -38.2742 146.0508 (published as 38°16'27"S 146°03'03"E) ±25 m, 450 m, 22 April 2005, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9672
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Mt Worth, Vic, -38.2706 145.9817 (55H 410800 5763500 - AGD66) ±100 m, 440 m, 22 April 2005, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9673, K-9674
 

Lissodesmus gippslandicus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus gippslandicus
  • Lissodesmus gippslandicus Mesibov 2006: 115 (first description); Figs 36, 37 (p. 135), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Fatigue, Vic, -38.5703 146.3069 (published as 38°34'13"S 146°18'25"E) ±25 m, 570 m, 28 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-8990
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, NMV K-8991
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91174
  • Paratype(s): 6 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-8992 - K-8997
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, 4 females, Loop Track, E of Allambee, Vic, -38.2644 146.0742 (published as 38°15'52"S 146°04'27"E) ±25 m, 440 m, 21 December 2004, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9483 - K-9495
 

Lissodesmus grampianensis Mesibov, 2008

  • Lissodesmus grampianensis
  • Lissodesmus grampianensis Mesibov 2008: 49 (first description); Fig. 33 (p. 51)
    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, Stony Creek, Grampians National Park, Vic, -37.1489 142.4750 (published as 37°08'56"S 142°28'30"E) ±25 m, 650 m, 12 November 2005, R. Mesibov, T. Moule and R. van Riet, NMV K-10647
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 2 stadium 7 males, 4 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-10648 - K-10654
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, locality as for holotype but 4 October 2005, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-10643, K-10644
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium 7 male, Dairy Creek, Grampians National Park, Vic, -37.1836 142.5083 (published as 37°11'01"S 142°30'30"E) ±25 m, 490 m, 4 October 2005, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-10642
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, Wonderland, Grampians National Park, Vic, -37.1456 142.5025 (published as 37°08'44"S 142°30'09"E) ±25 m, 390 m, 6 October 2005, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-10645, K-10646
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mt William, Grampians National Park, Vic, -37.2600 142.5683 (published as 37°15'36"S 142°34'06"E) ±25 m, 630 m, 13 November 2005, R. Mesibov, T. Moule and R. van Riet, AM KS.103043
 

Lissodesmus hamatus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus hamatus
  • Lissodesmus hamatus Mesibov 2006: 115 (first description); Figs 4 (p. 126), 6 (p. 127), 38, 39 (p. 135), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Hobbs, Tas, EN476926 (55G 547600 5292600 - AGD66), 580 m, 21 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45944 [-42.5158 147.5808 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:16073
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91175 (ex QVMAG 23:16073)
  • Paratype(s): 4 stadium 7 males, 1 stadium 6 male, 7 females, 1 stadium 7 female, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15966
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, Ringarooma Tier, Tas, EQ829796 (55G 582900 5479600 - AGD66), 80 m, 19 September 1992, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, QVMAG 23:16076 [-40.8289 147.9844 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 3 pairs in copula, same details, QVMAG 23:16157
  • Paratype(s): 4 females, same details, QVMAG 23:15845
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, Lagoon of Islands, Tas, DP947376 (55G 494700 5337600 - AGD66), 750 m, 5 March 1995, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:21349 [-42.1119 146.9372 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details, QVMAG 23:21505
 

Lissodesmus horridomontis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus horridomontis
  • Lissodesmus horridomontis Mesibov 2006: 116 (first description); Figs 40, 41 (p. 136), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Horror, Tas, EQ588513 (55G 558800 5451300 - AGD66), 200 m, 24 April 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45829 [-41.0858 147.7014 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:15491
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91176 (ex QVMAG 23:15491)
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Friend Creek, Tas, EQ862540 (55G 586200 5454000 - AGD66), 150 m, 25 November 1992, QVMAG 23:15492 [-41.0592 148.0272 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, Mt Horror, Tas, EQ604547 (55G 560400 5454700 - AGD66), 220 m, 18 March 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15490 [-41.0550 147.7200 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 7 females, same details, QVMAG 23:15484
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, Speck Creek, Tas, EQ566549 (55G 556600 5454900 - AGD66), 290 m, 18 March 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15497 [-41.0536 147.6750 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus inopinatus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus inopinatus
  • Lissodesmus inopinatus Mesibov 2006: 116 (first description); Figs 42, 43 (p. 136), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Halls Creek, Tas, EP660382 (55G 566000 5338200 - AGD66), 540 m, 22 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45828 [-42.1039 147.7997 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:16164
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91177 (ex QVMAG 23:16164)
  • Paratype(s): 5 females, 1 stadium 7 female, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:16168
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Pinnacles Creek, Tas, EP528531 (55G 552800 5353100 - AGD66), 520 m, 22 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:16165 [-41.9706 147.6386 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mt Ponsonby, Tas, EN441966 (55G 544100 5296600 - AGD66), 610 m, 3 September 2000, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:41984 [-42.4800 147.5381 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Anglers Creek, Tas, EP697230 (55G 569700 5323000 - AGD66), 570 m, 7 October 2001, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, QVMAG 23:24858 [-42.2406 147.8461 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus johnsi Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus johnsi
  • Lissodesmus johnsi Mesibov 2006: 117 (first description); Figs 44, 45 (p. 137), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Uralla Nature Reserve, Trafalgar, Vic, -38.2267 146.1481 (published as 38°13'36"S 146°08'53"E) ±25 m, 140 m, 19 April 2005, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9682
  • Paratype(s): 10 males, details as for holotype, NMV K-9683 - K-9692
  • Paratype(s): 9 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-9693 - K-9701
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91429
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, near Trafalgar, Gippsland, Vic, August 1890, W. Kershaw, NMV K-9506 [-38.2068 146.1529 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Private property 'Lapoinya', Yarragon South, Vic, -38.2427 146.0928 (55H 420500 5766700 - AGD66) ±100 m, 370 m, 17 April 2005, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9681
  • Note: The 1890 male is noted and illustrated in Johns (1964: 47; fig. 90 (p. 41) but not named
 

Lissodesmus latus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus latus
  • Lissodesmus latus Mesibov 2006: 117 (first description); Figs 6 (p. 127), 9 (p. 128), 46 (p. 137), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Wombat Hill, W of Waratah, Tas, CQ703065 (55G 370300 5406500 - AGD66), 670 m, 24 September 1990, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17495 [-41.4811 145.4478 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype but 23 September 1990, QVMAG 23:17492
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Wombat Hill, W of Waratah, Tas, CQ702064 (55G 370200 5406400 - AGD66), 680 m, 19 September 1990, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17490 [-41.4819 145.4467 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details, AM KS.91178 (ex QVMAG 23:17490)
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details but 22 September 1990, QVMAG 23:17491
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Wombat Hill, W of Waratah, Tas, CQ704066 (55G 370400 5406600 - AGD66), 690 m, 28 September 1990, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17496 [-41.4800 145.4492 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male and 1 female in copula, same details, QVMAG 23:17497
  • Paratype(s): 7 females, same details, QVMAG 23:17547
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details but 29 September 1990, QVMAG 23:17493
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details but 30 September 1990, QVMAG 23:17494
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, Montagu Swamp, Tas, CQ265620 (55G 326500 5462000 - AGD66), 30 m, 22 June 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17499 [-40.9731 144.9392 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 5 males, 2 females, Deep Creek Bay, Tas, CQ447787 (55G 344700 5478700 - AGD66), 10 m, 5 September 2000, K. Bonham, QVMAG 23:41955 [-40.8264 145.1597 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus macedonensis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus macedonensis
  • Lissodesmus macedonensis Mesibov 2006: 118 (first description); Figs 47 (p. 137), 48 (p. 138), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Mt Macedon, Vic, -37.3783 144.6097 (55H 288400 5860500 - GDA94) ±250 m, 880 m, 10 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9527
  • Paratype(s): 15 males, 1 female (includes male and female in copula), details as for holotype, NMV K-9511 - K-9526
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Mt Macedon, Vic, 22 October 1963, A. Neboiss, NMV K-9508, K-9509 [-37.3820 144.5770 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 km NE of Blakeville, Vic, -37.4958 144.2186 (55H 254100 5846500 - GDA94) ±250 m, 680 m, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, 10 September 2004, NMV K-9510
 

Lissodesmus martini (Carl, 1902)

  • Lissodesmus martini
  • Pseudoprionopeltis Martini Carl 1902: 599 (first description); Figs 89-95, pl. 12
    Carl, J. (1902) Exotische Polydesmiden. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 10(2): 563-679, pls 10-12.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis Martini Attems 1914: 240 (in species catalogue)
    Attems, C. (1914) Die indo-australischen Myriopoden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte (A) 80(4): 1-398.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis martini Chamberlin 1920: 133 (in species catalogue; see Note below)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis martini Attems 1940: 452 (in species key), 453 (redescription); Fig. 644 (p. 453)
    Attems, C. (1940) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. III. Fam. Polydesmidae, Vanhoeffeniidae, Cryptodesmidae, Oniscodesmidae, Sphaerotrichopidae, Peridontodesmidae, Rhachidesmidae, Macellolophidae, Pandirodesmidae. Pp. i-xxxii, 1-577 in Das Tierreich 70. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis (Australopeltis) martini Johns 1964: 47 (redescription); Figs 83, 89 (p. 41)
    Johns, P.M. (1964) The Sphaerotrichopidae (Diplopoda) of New Zealand. 1. Introduction, revision of some known species and description of new species. Records of the Canterbury Museum 8(1): 1-49.
  • Australopeltis martini Jeekel 1981: 55 (in list of species recorded from eastern Australia; new combination)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus martini Jeekel 1983: 147 (in taxonomic discussion; new combination), 150 (redescription); Figs 4, 5 (p. 151)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1983) Millipedes from Australia, 8: A new genus and species of the family Dalodesmidae from Victoria (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Bulletin Zoölogisch Museum, Universiteit van Amsterdam 9(16): 145-151.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis martini Jeekel 1984: 86 (in taxonomic discussion)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus martini Jeekel 1984: 90 (in taxonomic discussion, and species key)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus martini Jeekel 1985: 50 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 9: A new polydesmoid millipede from Queensland (Diplopoda, Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae). Entomologische Berichten (Amsterdam) 45: 50-55.
  • Pseudoprionopeltis martini Shelley et al. 2000: 86 (in genus catalogue, cited as type of Australopeltis)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus martini 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.
  • Lissodesmus martini Mesibov 2006: 118 (redescription); Figs 49, 50 (p. 138), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Melbourne, Vic, date unknown, 'Konsul Martin', GMNH [-37.8160 144.9580 ±10 km]
  • Paratype(s): None
  • Note: Johns (1964: 47) reported that the body of the holotype is missing but that GMNH holds a slide mount of the gonopods. In a strange page composition error in Chamberlin (1920a: 133), Polydesmus (Oxyurus) serratus is listed as a synonym of L. martini, and the serratus type locality, Dunedin (NZ), is listed as the only martini locality.
 

Lissodesmus milledgei Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus milledgei
  • Lissodesmus milledgei Mesibov 2006: 119 (first description); Figs 51 (p. 138), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Myrtle Gully Reserve, 3.4 km WSW of Mt Donna Buang, Vic, -37.7167 145.6417 (in NMV database as 37°43'S 145°38'30"E) ±2 km, pitfall emptied 20 January 1995, ex sample NOH-1840, G. Milledge, NMV K-9604
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype but 7 April 1995, ex sample NOH-1841, NMV K-9605
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Acheron Gap, 6 km NE of Mt Donna Buang, Vic, -37.6786 145.7389 (in NMV database as 37°40'43"S 145°44'20"E) ±1 km, pitfall emptied 28 December 1995, G. Milledge, sample NOH-1851, NMV K-9606
 

Lissodesmus modestus Chamberlin, 1920

  • Lissodesmus modestus
  • Lissodesmus modestus Chamberlin 1920: 135 (first description)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Lissodesmus modestus Attems 1940: 490 (in catalogue of genera of uncertain family placement)
    Attems, C. (1940) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. III. Fam. Polydesmidae, Vanhoeffeniidae, Cryptodesmidae, Oniscodesmidae, Sphaerotrichopidae, Peridontodesmidae, Rhachidesmidae, Macellolophidae, Pandirodesmidae. Pp. i-xxxii, 1-577 in Das Tierreich 70. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Lissodesmus modestus Jeekel 1971: 336 (in genus catalogue as type of Lissodesmus)
    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]
  • Lissodesmus modestus Jeekel 1981: 55 (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.
  • Lissodesmus modestus Jeekel 1984: 85 (in taxonomic discussion), 91 (redescription); Figs 1-3 (p. 93)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus modestus Mesibov 2004: 2 (in taxonomic discussion); Fig. 1 (p. 3)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus modestus Mesibov 2006: 119 (redescription); Figs 4 (p. 126), 5, 7 (p. 127), 8 (p. 128), 52, 53 (p. 139), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Lissodesmus modestus Mesibov 2008: Figs 1A (p. 3), 3D (p. 5)
    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, Russell Falls, Tas, G.H. Hardy [probably 1913-1915 (Mesibov 2002b: 536)], MCZ 4644 [-42.6770 146.7130 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): Female?, MCZ 4645
 

Lissodesmus montanus Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus montanus
  • Lissodesmus montanus Mesibov 2006: 120 (first description); Figs 54, 55 (p. 139), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Lake Lea, Tas, DP083989 (55G 408300 5398900 - AGD66), 950 m, 18 December 1993, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, QVMAG 23:17717 [-41.5547 145.9017 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Algonkian Mountain, Tas, DP220059 (55G 422000 5305900 - AGD66), 1020 m, ex WHA sample ML011, 26 February 1987, S.J. Smith, QVMAG 23:17715 [-42.3936 146.0536 ±1 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details, QVMAG 23:17714
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but DP229067 (55G 422900 5306700 - AGD66), 1020 m, ex WHA sample ML005, QVMAG 23:17716 [-42.3875 146.0636 ±1 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details, AM KS.91180
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Squires Creek, Tas, DP240255 (55G 424000 5325500 - AGD66), 650 m, 16 February 1994, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:40813 [-42.2172 146.0806 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mt Murchison summit, Tas, CP850703 (55G 385000 5370300 - AGD66), 1250 m, 11 April 1998, R. van Riet and B. Dudman, QVMAG 23:40744 [-41.8092 145.6169 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus orarius Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus orarius
  • Lissodesmus orarius Mesibov 2006: 120 (first description); Figs 8 (p. 128), 56, 57 (p. 140), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Foam Creek, Tas, CP255877 (55G 325500 5387700 - AGD66, 10 m, 1 June 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45822 [-41.6417 144.9061 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:17693
  • Paratype(s): 18 females, 2 stadium VI juvenile females, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:17704
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91181 (ex QVMAG 23:17693)
  • Paratype(s): 10 males, Pedder River, Tas, CQ150149 (55G 315000 5414900 - AGD66), 10 m, 23 January 1991, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:17683 [-41.3944 144.7883 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus otwayensis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus otwayensis
  • Lissodesmus otwayensis Mesibov 2006: 121 (first description); Figs 58, 59 (p. 140), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Calder Ridge, Vic, -38.7114 143.5675 (published as 38°42'41"S 143°34'03"E) ±25 m, 380 m, 13 December 2003, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9614
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, NMV K-9618, K-9619
  • Paratype(s): 3 females, details as for holotype, NMV K-9615 - K-9617
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 2 miles W of Apollo Bay, Vic, -38.7667 143.6333 (in NMV database as 38°46'S 143°38'E) ±5 km, 8 March 1975, M. Campbell, NMV K-9607 []
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium 7 male, 1 female, 2 stadium 7 females, Aire Crossing Track, 0.5 km N of Aire R crossing, Vic, -38.6667 143.4833 (in NMV database as 38°40'S 143°29'E) ±2 km, direct search, sample NOH-1086, 31 January 1995, G. Milledge, NMV K-9608 - K-9611
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Turtons Pass, Vic, -38.6453 143.6767 (published as 38°38'43"S 143°40'36"E) ±25 m, 420 m, 12 December 2003, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9612, K-9613
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, same details, AM KS.91182
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, Cape Horn, Vic, -38.7369 143.5750 (published as 38°44'13"S 143°34'30"E) ±25 m, 280 m, 13 December 2003, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9620 - K-9626
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 1 female, Diamond Hill, Vic, -38.4514 143.9361 (published as 38°27'05"S 143°56'10"E) ±25 m, 360 m, 14 December 2003, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9627 - K-9629
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but -38.4500 143.9372 (published as 38°27'00"S 143°56'14"E) ±25 m, NMV K-9630
 

Lissodesmus peninsulensis Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus peninsulensis
  • Lissodesmus peninsulensis Mesibov 2006: 121 (first description); Figs 60, 61 (p. 141), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Fortescue Bay, Tas, EN762228 (55G 576200 5222800 - AGD66), 120 m, 11 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45825 [-43.1419 147.9383 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, QVMAG 23:16173
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, AM KS.91183 (ex QVMAG 23:16173)
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Griffiths Road, Koonya State Forest, Tas, 19 November 1977, J.L. Hickman, QVMAG 23:16170 [-43.0850 147.7094 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Browns Creek, Tas, EN736463 (55G 573600 5246300 - AGD66), 190 m, 20 March 1992, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:16172 [-42.9308 147.9033 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium 7 male, 1 stadium 6 male, 5 stadium 7 females, 2 stadium 6 females, same details, QVMAG 23:16175
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Wellard Rivulet, Tas, EN730456 (55G 573000 5245600 - AGD66), 140 m, 24 February 1993, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:16171 [-42.9372 147.8961 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 stadium 6 male, 1 female, 1 stadium 7 female, 1 stadium 6 female, same details, QVMAG 23:16174
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mt Clark, Tas, EN638267 (55G 563800 5226700 - AGD66), 250 m, 4 May 2002, K. Bonham, QVMAG 23:25021 [-43.1081 147.7856 ±1 km]
 

Lissodesmus perporosus Jeekel, 1984

  • Lissodesmus perporosus
  • Lissodesmus perporosus Jeekel 1984: 91 (in species key), 98 (first description); Figs 11-13 (p. 99)
    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.
  • Lissodesmus perporosus Mesibov 2006: 122 (redescription); Figs 1 (p. 126), 10 (p. 128), 62, 63 (p. 141), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Hellyer Gorge, 32 km SSW of Somerset, Tas, Australia Expedition station 100, temperate rainforest (Nothofagus, Eucalyptus, Dicksonia) along the Hellyer River, under logs, 25 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, repository unknown [-41.2736 145.6150 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 6 males, 13 females, 1 stadium 7 male, 2 stadium 7 females, details as for holotype, repository unknown
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 12 km SW of Derwent Bridge, Tas, Australia Expedition station 103, open, recently burned Eucalyptus forest, rather wet, under logs, 26 November 1980, same collectors, repository unknown [-42.2056 146.1406 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 4 females, Lake St Clair National Park, near Cynthia Bay, 5 km WNW of Derwent Bridge, Tas, Australia Expedition station 104, wet Eucalyptus forest, under logs, same date and collectors, repository unknown [-42.1169 146.1792 ±250 m]
  • Note: Jeekel (1984b: 86) says the holotype is in TMAG. Advice from Dr G. Walker-Smith (TMAG) in 2005 is that a shipment of millipedes from ZMA was received in 1999 but cannot now be found. The tentative conclusion is that the holotype is lost.
 

Lissodesmus plomleyi Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus plomleyi
  • Lissodesmus plomleyi Mesibov 2006: 122 (first description); Figs 64 (p. 142), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, East of Rattler Hill, Tas, EQ743353 (55G 574300 5435300 - AGD66), 650 m, 18 January 2005, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:45893 [-41.2286 147.8878 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Rattler Hill, Tas, EQ744353 (55G 574400 5435300 - AGD66), 650 m, 6 September 1990, R. Mesibov, QVMAG 23:15466 [-41.2286 147.8892 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same locality and collector but EQ 745 353 (55G 574500 5435300 - AGD66), 660 m, 7 September 1990, QVMAG 23:15468 [-41.2286 147.8903 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same details but 8 September 1990, QVMAG 23:15467
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Ben Nevis, Tas, EQ538147 (55G 553800 5414700 - AGD66), 890 m, 15 March 1993, QVMAG 23:15465 [-41.4158 147.6450 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Caldbeck Creek, Tas, EQ471205 (55G 547100 5420500 - AGD66), 850 m, 26 December 1994, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, AM KS.91184 (formerly QVMAG 23:17758) [-41.3639 147.5644 ±100 m]
 

Lissodesmus tarrabulga Mesibov, 2006

  • Lissodesmus tarrabulga
  • Lissodesmus tarrabulga Mesibov 2006: 123 (first description); Figs 65, 66 (p. 142), 69 (p. 143), 70 (p. 144), 71 (p. 145)
    Mesibov, R. (2006) The millipede genus Lissodesmus Chamberlin, 1920 (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from Tasmania and Victoria, with descriptions of a new genus and 24 new species. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 103-146. [Dated 2005, published 2006]
  • Holotype: Male, Northeast of Balook, Vic, -38.4144 146.5708 (published as 38°24'52"S 146°34'15"E) ±25 m, 620 m, 22 December 2004, R. Mesibov, NMV K-9636
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, anterior segments only, details as for holotype, NMV K-9637
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, AM KS.91185
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Jeeralang West Road, 0.1 km N of Binns Hill Junction, Vic, -38.4417 146.4833 (in NMV database as 38°26'30"S 146°29'E), ex sample NOH-2303, pitfall emptied 10 January 1996, G. Milledge, NMV K-9631
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but pitfall emptied 5 March 1996, ex sample NOH-2304, NMV K-9632
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, W of Balook, Vic, -38.4403 146.5167 (published as 38°26'25"S 146°31'00"E) ±100 m, 600 m, 29 September 2004, R. Mesibov and T. Moule, NMV K-9633 - K-9635