Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae: Australiosomatinae: Antichiropodini: Walesoma species


Walesoma helmsii Verhoeff, 1928

  • Walesoma helmsii
  • Walesoma helmsii Verhoeff 1928: 92 (first description); Figs 16, 17, pl. 8
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1928) On Diplopoda in the Australian Museum, Sydney. Records of the Australian Museum 16(2): 79-115, pls 6-12.
  • Walesoma Helmsii Brolemann 1931: 298 (in taxonomic discussion)
    Brolemann, H.W. (1931) Myriapodes recueillis par Madame Pruvot en Nouvelle-Calédonie et aux Loyalty. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 72: 275-316.
  • Walesoma holmsii [sic] Verhoeff 1932: Fig. 972 (p. 1578)
    Verhoeff, K.W. (1932) Gliederfüssler: Arthropoda. Klasse Diplopoda. Pp. 1073-2084 in Dr H. G. Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tier-Reichs wissentschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild 5(II)2(7-13). Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.H., Leipzig.
  • Walesoma helmsii Attems 1937: 266 (redescription); Fig. 332 (p. 266)
    Attems, C. (1937) Myriapoda. 3. Polydesmoidea. I. Fam. Strongylosomidae. Pp. i-xxii, 1-300 in Das Tierreich 68. Walter de Gruyter and Co., Berlin.
  • Walesoma helmsii Jeekel 1968: 18 (in list of Australian species), 29 (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.
  • Walesoma helmsii Jeekel 1971: 237 (in genus catalogue, as type of Walesoma)
    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]
  • Walesoma helmsii Jeekel 1981: 49 (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.
  • Walesoma helmsii Nguyen and Sierwald 2013: 1161 (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.
  • Syntype(s): At least 1 male and 1 female (Verhoeff 1928: 92), Upper Richmond River, NSW, April [1890], R. Helms, AM KS.76510 [-28.6210 153.0040 ±10 km]
  • Note: A possible female syntype from 'New South Wales' is in ZMB, no. 5717 (Moritz and Fischer 1978)