Lithobius (Sigibius) Chamberlin, 1913


Sigibius Chamberlin, 1913 [subgenus of Lithobius Leach, 1814].

Original description: Chamberlin R.V. (1913). The lithobiid genera Nampabius, Garibius, Tidabius and Sigibius - Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College, 57: 37-104, see p. 101..

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Lithobiidae

Original rank: genus

Type species: Lithobius (Sigibius) puritanus (Chamberlin, 1913) - by original designation

Synonymy: Eason E.H. (1983). The identity of the European and Mediterrranean species of Lithobiidae (Chilopoda) described by K. W. Verhoeff and now represented by material preserved in the British Museum (Natural History) - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society of London , 77: 111-144, see p. 140.

Valid Species:

Notes: syn. of Lithobius (Lithobius) Leach, 1814 according to Attems (1938 - Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle, n.s., 6: 344); syn. of Monotarsobius Verhoeff, 1905 according to Matic (1970 - Fragmenta entomologica, 7: 12)