New data on lithobiomorph centipedes (Chilopoda: Lithobiomorpa: Anopsobiidae, Henicopidae, Lithobiidae) from Kazakhstan

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2019
Authors:Y. V. Dyachkov
Journal:Arthropoda Selecta
Start Page:8
Keywords:Anopsobiidae, faunistics, Henicopidae, Kazakhstan., KEY WORDS: Lithobiomorpha, Lithobiidae, new records

11 species of lithobiomorph centipedes are recorded in Kazakhstan: Dzhungaria gigantea Farzalieva, Zalesskaja et Edgecombe, 2004, Cermatobius kirgisicus (Zalesskaja, 1972), Australobius magnus (Trotzina, 1894), Disphaerobius loricatus (Sseliwanoff, 1881), Hessebius golovatchi Farzalieva, 2017, H. multicalcaratus Folkmanová, 1958, H. perelae Zalesskaja, 1978, H. cf. plumatus Zalesskaja, 1978, Lithobius (L.) forficatus (Linnaeus, 1758), L. (Monotarsobius) franciscorum Dányi et Tuf, 2012, and L. (M.) insolens Dányi et Tuf, 2012. Three species are new to the Almaty Region: D. loricatus, H. cf. plumatus and L. forficatus. L. forficatus and the genus Lithobius Leach, 1814, as well as the family Lithobiidae and the order Lithobiomorpha, are also new to the fauna of Kyzylorda Region. Remarks are provided and the mouthparts are illustrated for some species encountered. All new records are mapped. A table showing the distribution of all lithobiomorph species in Kazakhstan is provided.

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