Polyxenida: Lophoproctidae: Lophoturus species

 

Lophoturus humphreysi Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, 2014

  • Lophoturus humphreysi
  • Lophoturus humphreysi Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin 2014: 35 (first description); Figs 3 (p. 36), 4 (p. 37)
    Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, M. (2014) Two new species of Lophoturus (Diplopoda, Penicillata, Lophoproctidae) from caves in Christmas Island, Australia, including the second troglomorph in Penicillata. Zoosystema 36(1): 29-39.
  • Holotype: Male, 19th hole cave, Christmas Island, -10.4250 105.7010 (published as -10.425°, 105.701°) ±100 m, 30 March 1998, W.F. Humphreys, WAM not known
 

Lophoturus queenslandicus (Verhoeff, 1924)

  • Lophoturus queenslandicus
  • Lophoproctus queenslandicus Verhoeff 1924: 39 (first description)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1924) Results of Dr. E. Mjöberg's scientific expeditions to Australia 1910-1913. 34. Myriapoda: Diplopoda. Arkiv för Zoologi 16(5): 1-142, pls 1-5.
  • Lophoproctus (Lophoturus) queenslandicus Brolemann 1931: 304 (mention in description of Lophoproctus obscurus)
    Brolemann, H.W. (1931) Myriapodes recueillis par Madame Pruvot en Nouvelle-Calédonie et aux Loyalty. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 72: 275-316.
  • Lophoturus queenslandicus Condé 1979: 606 (lectotype designated), 608 (redescription, new combination), unnumbered figure (p. 607)
    Condé, B. (1979) Caractères et affinités de Lophoproctus queenslandicus Verhoeff (Diplopodes Pénicillates). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 86(3): 605-609.
  • Lophoturus queenslandicus Jeekel 1981: 22 (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.
  • Lophoturus queenslandicus Condé and Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin 1984: 52 (notes on specimen from PNG; see Other records, below)
    Condé, B. and Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, M. (1984) Diplopodes pénicillates de Papouasie et de Borneo. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 91(1): 47-55.
  • Lophoturus queenslandicus Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin and Geoffroy 2003: 98 (in Polyxenida catalogue)
    Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, M. and Geoffroy, J.-J. (2003) A revised comprehensive checklist, relational database, and taxonomic system of reference for the bristly millipedes of the world (Diplopoda, Polyxenida). African Invertebrates 44(1): 89-101.
  • Lectotype: Female adult, Cedar Creek [Ravenshoe], Qld, March [1913 (Ferrier 2006: 5)], E. Mjöberg, NHRM slide mount (Condé 1979: 606) [-17.6080 145.4830 ±5 km]
  • Paralectotype(s): 1 male adult, details as for lectotype, GMNH
  • Paralectotype(s): 3 males, 6 females, 10 juveniles, details as for lectotype, NHRM
  • Paralectotype(s): 1 female? adult, details as for lectotype, ZSM
  • Note: Also 1 syntype?, 'Queensland', ZMB 5728 (Moritz and Fischer 1973: 352)
 

Lophoturus speophilus Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, 2014

  • Lophoturus speophilus
  • Lophoturus speophilus Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin 2014: 30 (first description); Figs 1 (p. 32), 2 (p. 33)
    Nguyen Duy-Jacquemin, M. (2014) Two new species of Lophoturus (Diplopoda, Penicillata, Lophoproctidae) from caves in Christmas Island, Australia, including the second troglomorph in Penicillata. Zoosystema 36(1): 29-39.
  • Holotype: Male, Jedda Cave, Christmas Island, -10.4865 105.6454 (published as -10.488°, 105.645°, corrected) ±50 m, 6 April 1998, S. Eberhard, WAM not known
  • Paratype(s): Female, details as for holotype, MNHN not known