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Proaspis aitia Loomis, 1941

937126  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:937126)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Loomis, H. F. (1941). New genera and species of Millipeds from the Southern peninsula of Haiti. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences, 31: 188-195
page(s): 194, figs 10–12 [details]   
Holotype  USNM  
Holotype USNM [details]
Type locality contained in Hispaniola  
type locality contained in Hispaniola [details]
Sierwald, P.; Spelda, J. (2021). MilliBase. Proaspis aitia Loomis, 1941. Accessed at: https://www.millibase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=937126 on 2022-06-30
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original description Loomis, H. F. (1941). New genera and species of Millipeds from the Southern peninsula of Haiti. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences, 31: 188-195
page(s): 194, figs 10–12 [details]   

additional source Jeekel, C. A. W. (1963). Diplopoda of Guiana (1-5). Studies on the fauna of Suriname and other Guyanas, 4: 1-157. The Hague
page(s): 91; note: citation of species name [details]   

additional source Hoffman, R. L. (1999). Checklist of the millipedes of North and Middle America. Virginia Museum of Natural History, special publication, 8: 1-584. Martinsville
page(s): 399 [details]   

additional source Shelley, R. M.; Martinez-Torres, D. (2013). The milliped family Platyrhacidae (Polydesmida: Leptodesmidea) in the West Indies: Proposal of Hoffmanorhacus n. gen.; description and illustrations of males of Proaspis aitia Loomis, 1941; redescription of Nannorrhacus luciae (Pocock, 1894); hypotheses on origins and affinities; and an updated New World familial distribution. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3626: 477-498., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3626.4.4
page(s): 481-483, Figs. 2-5 [details]   

additional source Recuero, E.; Sánchez-Vialas, A. (2018). A new distinctive species of Barydesmus (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Platyrhacidae) from Ecuador, with an annotated bibliographical checklist of the American Platyrhacidae. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4482(2): 245-273., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4482.2.2
page(s): 265 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

source of synonymy 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. Monografieen van de Nederlandse Entomologische Vereniging, 5: 1-412. Amsterdam
page(s): 282 [details]   

status source Jeekel, C. A. W. (2007). An annotated bibliographical catalogue of the Indo-Australian Platyrhacidae (Diplopoda, Polydesmida). <em>Myriapod memoranda.</em> 10: 49-101.
page(s): 91; note: This species was based on a female specimen, and is insufficiently known to decide on its position. It seems slosely related to P. sahlit. [details]   
 
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Holotype USNM [details]
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