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Ommatoiulus moreleti (Lucas, 1860)

394570  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:394570)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Originating in Iberian peninsula. Accidentally introduced to Australia (including Tasmania) where it has become a pest species.  
Distribution Originating in Iberian peninsula. Accidentally introduced to Australia (including Tasmania) where it has become a pest species. [details]
MilliBase (2021). Ommatoiulus moreleti (Lucas, 1860). Accessed at: https://millibase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=394570 on 2021-05-07
Date
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2009-05-06 16:19:32Z
created
2009-05-13 11:59:19Z
changed
2010-07-14 11:50:52Z
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original description  (of Iulus moreleti Lucas, 1860) Lucas, H. (1860). Myriapodes. In: Morelet, A. Notice sur l'Histoire Naturelle des Açores, suivie d'une description des Mollusques terrestres de cet Archipel. Paris : J.-B. Baillière et Fils 216 pp., 96-97
page(s): 96 [details]   

basis of record Barber, A. D. (2009). Littoral myriapods. a review. <em>Soil Organisms.</em> 81(3): 735-760. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Originating in Iberian peninsula. Accidentally introduced to Australia (including Tasmania) where it has become a pest species. [details]

Ecology Seen in large numbers walking over intertidal sand in NW Tasmania in 2007 (Mesibov, pers.comm.) [details]

Habitat This species is either supralittoral or can be found in the intertidal zone but does not live there naturally [details]
LanguageName 
English Portuguese black millipede  [details]
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