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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoiulus moreleti (Lucas, 1860) 
AphiaID: 394570

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyriapoda (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHelminthomorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoiulus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoiulus moreleti (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmmatoiulus Latzel, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulus moreleti Lucas, 1860 (basionym)
Source  basis of record Barber, A.D. (2009b) Littoral myriapods; a review. Soil Organisms 81(3):735-760 [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese black millipede  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTasmania [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIberian Peninsula [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Originating in Iberian peninsula. Accidentally introduced to Australia (including Tasmania) where it has become a pest species. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Seen in large numbers walking over intertidal sand in NW Tasmania in 2007 (Mesibov, pers.comm.) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat This species is either supralittoral or can be found in the intertidal zone but does not live there naturally [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:394570
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-05-06 16:19:32Z  created  Barber, A.D.
2009-05-13 11:59:19Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
2010-07-14 11:50:52Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
  
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  Citation: Barber, A.D. (2014). Ommatoiulus moreleti (Lucas, 1860). In: Barber, A.D. (2014) World database of littoral Myriapoda. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=394570 on 2014-12-26
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