Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae: Australiosomatinae: Australiosomatini: Somethus species

 

Somethus biramus Jeekel, 1984

  • Somethus biramus
  • Somethus biramus Jeekel 1984: 30 (first description); Fig. 12 (p. 32)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1984) Millipedes from Australia, 6: Australiosomatini from Victoria (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Records of the Australian Museum 36(1): 19-44.
  • Somethus biramus 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.
  • Somethus biramus Jeekel 2007: 15 (in review of NSW Somethus)
    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.
  • Somethus biramus Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1176 (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, 13 km SE of Buchan, Vic, Australia Expedition station 85, Eucalyptus forest, state forest, under logs, 14 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, repository unknown [-37.6050 148.1867 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 4 females, details as for holotype, ZMA
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, Cave M49, Murrindal, Vic, BS1608, 22 July 1967, A. Spate, SAM OM1421, OM1422 [-37.4120 148.2050 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, The Basin, Slocombes Cave Ba1, Vic, 10 July 1976, A. Davey (VSA), SAM OM1423 [-37.4317 148.2883 ±200 m]
  • Paratype(s): 7 males, 2 females, 1 juvenile female, Boydtown, 5 km SSW of Eden, NSW, Australia Expedition station 82, 12 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, ZMA [-37.1058 149.8714 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, Drummer State Forest, 15 km E of Cann River, Vic, Australia Expedition station 84, Eucalyptus forest along Princes Highway, under logs, 13 November 1980, same collectors, ZMA [-37.5765 149.3105 ±1 km]
  • Note: Jeekel: 'The holotypes of the new species Somethus biramus, Isocladosoma guttatum and I. pallidulum will be deposited in the Australian Museum, Sydney' (1984a: 19). These holotypes are not in AM
 

Somethus castaneus (Attems, 1944)

  • Somethus castaneus
  • Australiosoma castaneum Attems 1944: 249 (first description); Fig. 40 (p. 249)
    Attems, C. (1944) Neue Polydesmoidea. Zoologischer Anzeiger 144: 223-251.
  • Australiosoma castaneum Jeekel 1968: 20 (in list of Australian species), 26 (in family revision: 'This species does not belong to Australiosoma in the present concept and cannot be referred to any of the known australiosomatine genera. It appears to represent a distinct genus, but the gonopods must be re-examined before its ultimate status can be determined'.)
    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' castaneum Jeekel 1982: 121 (in taxonomic discusion)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1982) Millipedes from Australia, 1: Antichiropodini from South Australia (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae). Bulletin Zoölogisch Museum, Universiteit van Amsterdam 8(14): 121-132.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum Jeekel 1985: 26 (as Australiosoma castaneum, designated as type species of Oncocladosoma), 27 (new combination)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Australiosoma castaneum Shelley et al. 2000: 115 (in genus catalogue, as type of Oncocladosoma)
    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.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum Jeekel 2002: 66 (in taxonomic discussion), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum castaneum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1174 (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.
  • Somethus castaneus Decker 2016: 214 (new combination, redescription); Figs 6 (p. 208), 7 (p. 209)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Syntype(s): At least 1 male, South Australia ('Südaustralien'), date unknown, Wiesbauer, NHMW
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  • Oncocladosoma castaneum ingens
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum ingens Jeekel 1985: 27 (first description); Figs 4, 5 (p. 29)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum ingens Jeekel 2002: 66 (in taxonomic discussion), 72 (partial redescription), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum ingens Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1174 (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.
  • Oncocladosoma castaneum ingens Decker 2016: 214 (synonymised with Somethus castaneus)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, near Mt Lofty Station, SA, donated by Dr Haacke, April 1883, SAM OM1233 [-35.0080 138.7090 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 23 males, 11 females, 6 stadium 7males, 2 stadium 7 females, details as for holotype, SAM OM1234 - OM1260
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Norton Summit, Mt Lofty Ranges, SA, 7 April 1884, [J.G.O.] Tepper, SAM OM1261, OM1262 [-34.9230 138.7250 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Bridgewater, SA, 2 February 1884, Tepper, SAM OM1263 [-35.0100 138.7590 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Upper Sturt, SA, Soil Tx 104, 5 May 1962, R.V. Southcott, SAM OM1271 [-35.0260 138.6720 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mt Lofty, Waterfall Gully, SA, 23 June 1884, [J.G.O.] Tepper, SAM OM1272 [-34.9670 138.6790 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Mylor, SA, 20 April 1957, G.F. Gross, SAM OM1273 [-35.0430 138.7600 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Onkaparinga River, near Mylor, SA, 11 May 1947, G.F. Gross, SAM OM1274, OM1275 [-35.0510 138.7590 ±10 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 3 females, Bridgewater, SA, lot no. 11-72a, September 1972, G.H. Baker, SAM sample missing [-35.0100 138.7590 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 9 males, 5 females and 1 stadium 7 female, locality, date and collector unknown, SAM OM1308 - OM1313
  • Paratype(s): 2 males and 2 females, locality, date and collector unknown, SAM OM1319 - OM1322
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  • Oncocladosoma clavigerum
  • Oncocladosoma clavigerum Jeekel 1985: 31 (first description); Figs 8, 9 (p. 33)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Oncocladosoma clavigerum Jeekel 2002: 72 (partial redescription), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA); Fig. 8 (p. 72)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Oncocladosoma clavigerum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1174 (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.
  • Oncocladosoma clavigerum Decker 2016: 214 (synonymised with Somethus castaneus)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Belair, SA, June 1883, J.W. Haacke, SAM OM1277 [-34.9980 138.6220 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 15 males, 8 females, 2 stadium 7 males, 1 stadium 7 female, details as for holotype, SAM OM1278 - OM1295
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 1 female, Blackwood, SA, June 1883, J.W. Haacke, SAM OM1268-OM1270 [-35.0210 138.6160 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, Woodleys Vineyard, near Glen Osmond, SA, Berlese sample, 30 July - 8 August 1950, R.V. Southcott, SAM OM1296, OM1297 [-34.9590 138.6490 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Sellicks Hill, SA, 23 September 1954, G.F. Gross, SAM OM1276 [-35.3270 138.4730 ±5 km]
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  • Oncocladosoma conigerum
  • Oncocladosoma conigerum Jeekel 1985: 30 (first description); Figs 6, 7 (p. 31)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Oncocladosoma conigerum Jeekel 2002: 74 (partial redescription), 76 (in taxonomic discussion), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Oncocladosoma conigerum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1174 (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.
  • Oncocladosoma conigerum Decker 2016: 214 (synonymised with Somethus castaneus)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, locality, date and collector unknown, SAM OM1299
  • Paratype(s): 6 males, 2 females, locality, date and collector unknown, SAM OM1300 - OM1305, OM1323 - OM1325
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, locality, date and collector unknown, SAM sample missing
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, near Mt Lofty Station, SA, donated by Dr Haacke, April, 1883, SAM OM1298 [-35.0080 138.7090 ±5 km]
  • Note: Jeekel: 'Although most of the material was lacking a locality label, the fact that part of it was found in a tube containing O. castaneum ingens seems to imply that it occurs sympatrically with that species in the Mt. Lofty Ranges' (1985a: 31).
 

Somethus flavipes Jeekel, 2007

  • Somethus flavipes
  • Somethus flavipes Jeekel 2007: 15 (first description); Fig. 7 (p. 17)
    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.
  • Somethus flavipes Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1176 (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, Morton National Park, Fitzroy Falls, 15 km SE of Moss Vale, NSW, Australia Expedition station 65, sclerophyllous forest with dense undergrowth of shrubs, ferntrees along creek, along nature track, under logs and litter, 6 November 1980, C.A.W. Jeekel and A.M. Jeekel-Rijvers, ZMA [-34.6480 150.4820 ±1 km]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, details as for holotype, ZMA
 

Somethus fuscipes Chamberlin, 1920

  • Somethus fuscipes
  • Somethus fuscipes Chamberlin 1920: 129 (first description)
    Chamberlin, R.V. (1920) The Myriopoda of the Australian region. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 64(1): 1-269.
  • Somethus fuscipes Attems 1937: 279 (in catalogue of 'uncertain' genera)
    Attems, C. (1937) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. I. Fam. Strongylosomidae. Pp. i-xxii, 1-300 in Das Tierreich 68. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Somethus fuscipes Jeekel 1968: 19 (in list of Australian species), 27 (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.
  • Somethus fuscipes Jeekel 1971: 234 (in genus catalogue, as type of Somethus)
    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]
  • Somethus fuscipes Jeekel 1979: 651 (redescription)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1979) Notes on the classification of some little-known Australian paradoxosomatid genera (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Journal of Natural History 13(5): 649-658.
  • Somethus fuscipes Jeekel 1985: 26 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Somethus fuscipes Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1176 (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.
  • Somethus fuscipes Decker 2016: 213 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Australia, date unknown, Henry Edwards, MCZ 4684
  • Paratype(s): 1 female (Jeekel 1979: 651), same details, MCZ 4685
  • Note: Jeekel: 'The holotype, M.C.Z. 4684, is a male; it had only one gonopod of which most of the telopodite was broken off and lost. The paratype, M.C.Z. 4684 [sic], is a female' (1979: 651).
 

Somethus grossi Jeekel, 1985

  • Somethus grossi
  • Somethus grossi Jeekel 1985: 23 (first description); Fig. 3 (p. 25)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (1985) Millipedes from Australia, 5: Australiosomatini from South Australia, with a note on the status of Polydesmus innotatus Karsch, and first record of a second Mediterranean julid in Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae and Julida, Julidae). Records of the South Australian Museum 19(3): 19-37.
  • Somethus grossi Jeekel 2002: 67 (in taxonomic discussion), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Somethus grossi Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1176 (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.
  • Somethus grossi Decker 2016: 217 (redescription); Fig. 13 (p. 215)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Rankin Creek, near Melrose, SA, 13 June 1954, G.F. Gross, SAM OM1332 [-32.8167 138.1833 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, SAM OM1334
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, details as for holotype, SAM OM1342
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 1 female, details as for holotype, SAM OM1333 - OM1335, OM1342
 

Somethus inflatus (Jeekel, 2002)

  • Somethus inflatus
  • Oncocladosoma inflatum Jeekel 2002: 74 (first description), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA); Figs 9, 10 (p. 73)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Oncocladosoma inflatum Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1175 (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.
  • Somethus inflatus Decker 2016: 215 (new combination, redescription); Figs 8 (p. 210), 9 (p. 211)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Deep Creek Conservation Park, SA, -35.6334 138.2666 (published as 138°16'S 35°(35'?)E [Jeekel 2002c gives incorrect '05']) ±2 km, 19-20 March 1981, E.G. Matthews and J.A. Forrest, SAM sample missing
  • Paratype(s): 5 males, 2 females, details as for holotype, SAM sample missing
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 1 female, details as for holotype, NBC
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 male fragment, 1 female, Glen Osmond, SA, 6 May 1969, P.J.M. Greenslade, SAM sample missing [-34.9590 138.6490 ±5 km]
 

Somethus lancearius Jeekel, 2002

  • Somethus lancearius
  • Somethus lancearius Jeekel 2002: 66 (first description), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA); Fig. 5 (p. 67)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Somethus lancearius Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1177 (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.
  • Somethus lancearius Decker 2016: 216 (redescription); Figs 5 (p. 211), 10 (p. 212), 11 (p. 213)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Ferries-McDonald National Park, SA, 1 September 1978, E.G. Matthews, SAM sample missing [-35.2330 139.1320 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): 1 juvenile male, 1 juvenile female, details as for holotype, SAM sample missing
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, same details but 12 May 1977, SAM sample missing
 

Somethus mesibovi Jeekel, 2006

  • Somethus mesibovi
  • Somethus mesibovi Jeekel 2006: 81 (first description); Fig. 2 (p. 80)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2006) Millipedes from Australia, 18: Tasmanian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida) (Genera Somethus Chamb., Notodesmus Chamb. and Aethalosoma nov.). Myriapod Memoranda 8: 75-89.
  • Somethus mesibovi Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1177 (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, Julius River, north of Sumac Road, South Arthur State Forest, Tas, 4 June 1976, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3745 [-41.1483 145.0319 ±500 m]
  • Paratype(s): 4 males, 1 female, details as for holotype, TMAG J3745
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, details as for holotype but 2 June 1976, TMAG J3744
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, same locality and collector but 22 August 1976, TMAG J3743 [41°08'35"S 145°01'54"E ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, same details but 5 June 1976, TMAG J3742 [41°09'18"S 145°01'45"E ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Gravel Link - Salmon River forestry area, west of Trowutta, Tas, 19 March 1975, J.L. Hickman et al., ex leaf litter, 4 year-old E. obliqua wet sclerophyll, ABRS vials 2809, 2821, TMAG J3728, J3729 [-41.0550 144.8998 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Dismal Swamp, near Togari, Tas, 24 October 1976, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3732 [-40.9503 144.8236 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, Malompto Road, Christmas Hills, near Roger River, Tas, 24 December 1976, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3733, J3734 [-41.0061 144.9903 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 2 females, same details but 27 February 1977, TMAG J3735 - J3737
  • Paratype(s): 1 female, Salmon River Road, south of Togari, Tas, 2 June 1977, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3738 [-41.0456 144.8994 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, Roger River Reserve, Roger River West, Tas, 15 September 1977, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3739 [-41.0592 145.0164 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 2 females, Eldridge Road, near Togari, Tas, 15 July 1979, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3740 [-41.0014 144.9528 ±250 m]
  • Paratype(s): 3 males, 2 females, 1 juvenile, Stephens Rivulet, just south of Arthur River, Tas, 4 February 1976, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3746 - J3752 [-41.1086 144.9592 ±100 m]
  • Paratype(s): 1 male, 1 female, near Ekberg Creek, west of Sumac Road, Tas, 1 October 1976, R. Mesibov, TMAG J3754, J3755 [-41.0911 144.9892 ±500 m]
 

Somethus scopiferus Jeekel, 2002

  • Somethus scopiferus
  • Somethus scopiferus Jeekel 2002: 70 (first description), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA); Fig. 7 (p. 70)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Somethus scopiferus Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1177 (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.
  • Somethus scopiferus Decker 2016: 216 (redescription), Fig. 12 (p. 214)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Murrabinna, SA, 29 August 1972, T.R. Newberry, SAM sample missing [-36.8280 140.0840 ±2 km]
  • Paratype(s): 2 males, 2 females, details as for holotype, SAM sample missing
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  • Somethus modicus
  • Somethus modicus Jeekel 2002: 68 (first description), 77 (in list of species recorded from SA); Fig. 6 (p. 67)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2002) Millipedes from Australia, 14: A third contribution to the South Australian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). Myriapod Memoranda 5: 60-77.
  • Somethus modicus Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1177 (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.
  • Somethus modicus Decker 2016: 216 (synonymised with Somethus scopiferus)
    Decker, P. (2016) Integrative taxonomic revision of the polymorphic flat-millipede genera Oncocladosoma and Somethus in South Australia (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Invertebrate Systematics 30(3): 201-218.
  • Holotype: Male, Penola, SA, grid ref. 3885/3646 (1:250,000), under logs at edge of trail, 21 August 1978, F. and J. Aslin, SAM OM1205 [-37.3790 140.8400 ±5 km]
  • Paratype(s): None
 

Somethus tasmani Jeekel, 2006

  • Somethus tasmani
  • Somethus tasmani Jeekel 2006: 76 (first description); Fig. 1 (p. 80)
    Jeekel, C.A.W. (2006) Millipedes from Australia, 18: Tasmanian Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida) (Genera Somethus Chamb., Notodesmus Chamb. and Aethalosoma nov.). Myriapod Memoranda 8: 75-89.
  • Somethus tasmani Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1177 (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, 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, ZMA [-41.2914 146.6986 ±500 m]
  • Note: No paratypes were designated by Jeekel, but another 8 males, 10 females and 1 juvenile are listed with the same collecting data (Jeekel 2006b: 76)