Lithobius (Monotarsobius) japonicus (Shinohara,1972)



Lithobius (Monotarsobius) japonicus (Shinohara,1972)

Original description: Shinohara K. (1972). Some chilopods of the Hidaka Mountain Range in Hokkaido Norhern Japan - Memoirs of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, 5: 65-73, see p. 70.

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Lithobiidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Nampabius Chamberlin, 1913

Type locality: Japan: Mt. Poroshiri-dake, Hidaka mountain Range, Hokkaido

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Ishii K., Tamura, H. (1994). Taxonomic study of the Order Lithobiomorpha (Chilopoda) in Asia. II. Six new species of Monotarsobius centipedes (Lithobiidae) from the Kanto Area, Central Japan - Edaphologia, 52: 1-18, see p. 1.