WoRMS taxon details

Archispirostreptus gigas (Peters, 1855)

947329  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:947329)

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marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofSpirostreptus gigas Peters, 1855) Peters, W. C. H. (1855). Über die Myriapoden im allgemeinen und insbesondere über die in Mossambique beobachteten Arten. Monatsberichte der Königlich Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, 14: 75-85. Berlin
page(s): 75 [details]   
Type locality contained in Mozambique  
type locality contained in Mozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Sierwald, P.; Spelda, J. (2018). MilliBase. Archispirostreptus gigas (Peters, 1855). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=947329 on 2018-12-19
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original description  (ofSpirostreptus plumaceus Voges, 1878) Voges, E. (1878). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Juliden. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie, 31: 127-194
page(s): 167 [details]   

original description  (ofSpirostreptus semicylindricus Voges, 1878) Voges, E. (1878). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Juliden. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie, 31: 127-194
page(s): 176 [details]   

original description  (ofSpirostreptus procerus Gerstäcker, 1873) Gerstäcker, A. (1873). Die Gliederthier-Fauna des Sansibar-Gebietes. 1-542. Leipzig, Heidelberg
page(s): 508 [details]   

original description  (ofSpirostreptus opistheurys Attems, 1896) Attems, C. M. T. Graf von (1896). Beschreibung der von Dr. Stuhlmann in Ost-Afrika gesammelten Myriopoden. Mitteilungen aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg, 13: 21-42, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29521397
page(s): 35-37 [details]   

original description  (ofGraphidostreptus msalaensis (Kraus, 1958)) Kraus, O. (1958). Myriapoden aus Ostafrika (Tanganyika Territory). Veröffentlichungen aus dem Übersee-Museum Bremen, Reihe A, 3: 1-16. Bremen
page(s): 9 [details]   

original description  (ofSpirostreptus gigas Peters, 1855) Peters, W. C. H. (1855). Über die Myriapoden im allgemeinen und insbesondere über die in Mossambique beobachteten Arten. Monatsberichte der Königlich Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin, 14: 75-85. Berlin
page(s): 75 [details]   

original description  (ofSpirostreptus msalaensis Kraus, 1958) Kraus, O. (1958). Myriapoden aus Ostafrika (Tanganyika Territory). Veröffentlichungen aus dem Übersee-Museum Bremen, Reihe A, 3: 1-16. Bremen
page(s): 9 [details]   

additional source Hamer, M. L. (1998). Checklist of Southern African millipedes (Myriapoda: Diplopoda). Annals of the Natal Museum, 39: 11-82
page(s): 45, 46 [details]   

additional source Mwabvu, T., Hamer, M., Slotow, R., & Barraclough, D. (2010). A revision of the taxonomy and distribution of Archispirostreptus Silvestri 1895 (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Spirostreptidae), and description of a new spirostreptid genus with three new species. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2567, 1-49.
page(s): 13-18 [details]   

additional source Enghoff, H.; Hoffman, R. L.; Howell, K. M. (2016). Checklist of the Millipedes (Diplopoda) of Tanzania. <em>Journal of East African Natural History.</em> 105 (1): 51–113., available online at https://doi.org/10.2982/028.105.0103
page(s): 74 [details]   

additional source Mwabvu, T.; VandenSpiegel, D. (2009). Spirostreptid Millipedes (Myriapoda: Diplopoda) of the Taita Hills, Kenya, Including Descriptions of Three New Species. <em>In: Roble, S. M.; Mitchell, J. C. (eds.). 2009. A Lifetime of Contributions to Myriapodology and the Natural History of Virginia: A Festschrift in Honor of Richard L. Hoffman 's 80th Birthday. Virginia Museum of Natural Hi story Special Publication No. 16, Martinsville, VA.</em> Pp. 195-207.
page(s): 196, 198, 199, 205, 206, fig. 3 [details]   

additional source Šustr, V.; Tajovský, K.; Semanová, S.; Chroňáková, A.; Šimek, M. (2013). The giant African millipede, Archispirostreptus gigas (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida), a model species for ecophysiological studies. <em>Acta Societatis Zoologicae Bohemicae.</em> 77 (2): 145-158. [details]   

additional source Mwabvu, T.; Lamb, J.; Slotow, R.; Hamer, M.; Barraclough, D. (2015). Do cytochrome c oxidase 1 gene sequences differentiate species of spirostreptid millipedes (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Spirostreptidae)?. <em>African Invertebrates.</em> 56 (3): 651-661. [details]   

source of synonymy Schubart, O. (1966). Diplopoda III: Pselaphognatha, Opisthospermophora, Colobognatha. South African Animal Life, 12: 9-227. Stockholm
page(s): 115 [details]   

new combination reference Silvestri, F. (1895). Chilopodi e diplopodi raccolti dal capitano G. Bove e dal Prof. L. Balzan nell'America meridionale. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova, serie 2, 14: 764-783. Genova, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7940804
page(s): 14/777 [details]   
 
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English giant African millipede  [details]
German Afrikanischer Riesentausendfüßer  [details]