Lithobius (Monotarsobius) purpureus (Takakuwa,1938)



Lithobius (Monotarsobius) purpureus (Takakuwa,1938)

Original description: Takakuwa Y. (1938). Über eine neue Art von Monotarsobius und von Lithobius aus Japan - Zool. Mag., 50: 456-461, see p. 456.

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Lithobiidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Monotarsobius Verhoeff, 1905

Type locality: Japan: Katahama (Nagoya), Sakume (Sizuokaken)

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Takakuwa Y. (1941). Fauna Nipponica, vol.9, art. 8, n.3 - Sanseido, Tokyo, vol.? Pages?, see p. 77.

Notes: non Lithobius purpureus Chamberlin, 1901