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Zephronia ovalis Gray, 1832

940377  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1832). The myriapods. <i>In</i>: Griffith: Animal Kingdom. II. Pl. 135. London.
page(s): 135; note: check Gray [details]   
Sierwald, P.; Decker, P.; Spelda, J. (2024). MilliBase. Zephronia ovalis Gray, 1832. Accessed at: on 2024-04-21
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original description Gray, J.E. (1832). The myriapods. <i>In</i>: Griffith: Animal Kingdom. II. Pl. 135. London.
page(s): 135; note: check Gray [details]   

taxonomy source Jeekel, C. A. W. (2001). A bibliographic catalogue of the Asiatic Sphaerotheriida (Diplopoda). Myriapod memoranda, 3: 5-38. Oisterwijk
page(s): 20; ; note: detailed discussion of taxonomy, identity and literature citations of Z. ovalis [details]   

additional source Gervais, P. (1837). Études pour servir á l'histoire naturelle des Myriapodes. <em>Annales des Sciences naturelles, Zoologie, série 2, tome 7: 35-60, plate 4b.</em> , available online at
page(s): 42 [details]   

additional source Koch, C. L. (1847). Den Verzeichnissen und Berichtigungen zu Deutschlands Crustaceen, Myriapoden und Arachniden und ein System der Myriapoden. <i>In</i>: Panzer, G.W.F. & Herrich-Schäffer, A. (eds.). <em>Kritische Revision der Insectenfaune Deutschlands.</em> 3: 1-272, pls. 1-10., available online at
page(s): 99 [details]   

additional source Butler, A. G. (1873). A monographic revision of the genera Zephronia and Sphaerotherium, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1872: 172-182. London
page(s): 180 [details]   

additional source Preudhomme de Borre, A. (1884). Tentamen catalogi Glomeridarum hucusque descriptarum. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique, 28: 19-28. Bruxelles
page(s): 25; note: citation of species name [details]   

additional source Lucas, H. (1840). Histoire Naturelle des Crustacés, des Arachnides et des Myriapodes. <em>P. Duménil, Paris.</em> 600 pp. + 46 plates (inclusive)., available online at
page(s): 521 [details]   

additional source Attems, C. M. T. Graf von. (1914). Die indo-australischen Myriopoden. <em>Archiv für Naturgeschichte.</em> 80A(4): 1-398. Berlin., available online at
page(s): 146 [details]   

additional source Pocock, R. I. (1894). Chilopoda, Symphyla and Diplopoda from the Malay Archipelago. In: Weber, M.: Zoologische Ergebnisse einer Reise in Niederländisch Ost-Indien, Band 3, 307-404. Leiden, available online at
page(s): 326; note: citation of species name [details]   

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): 29 [details]   

redescription Golovatch, S. I.; Wesener, T.; Mauriès, J. P.; Semenyuk, I. I. (2012). On the identities of Cryxus Leach, 1814 and Zephronia Gray, 1832, the oldest generic names in the millipede order Sphaerotheriida (Diplopoda). <em>Arthropoda Selecta.</em> 21(4): 273-294., available online at
page(s): 286; note: re-described Zephronia ovalis based on samples collected from Cat Tien National Park, southern Vietnam (Golovatch et al., 2012). These specimens were also designated to be neotypes.  [details]   
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