Lithobius mucronatus Verhoeff, 1937

Lithobius mucronatus Verhoeff, 1937

Original description: Verhoeff K.W. (1937). Zur Kenntnis der Lithobiiden - Archiv für Naturgeschichte , N.F. 6: 171-257, see p. 210, 229.

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Lithobiidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Lithobius Leach, 1814

Type locality: Slovenia: Wocheiner Feistritz in Krain


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Stoev P. (1997). A check-list of the centipedes of the Balkan peninsula with some taxonomic notes and a complete bibliography (Chilopoda) - Entomologica Scandinavica (suppl.), 51: 87-105, see p. 100.


-- within Europe: Bosnia-Herzegovina; Slovenia

Notes: Taxonomic status uncertain. Verhoeff (1937 - Archiv fur Naturgeschichte N.F., 6: 229) described Lithobius mucronatus as good species but in the key published in the same paper (p. 210) this taxon is quoted as subspecies of Lithobius muticus C.L. Koch, 1847