Circoniscus intermedius, SOUZA & LEMOS DE CASTRO, 1991

Campos-Filho, Ivanklin Soares, Araujo, Paula Beatriz, Bichuette, Maria Elina, Trajano, Eleonora & Taiti, Stefano, 2014, Terrestrial isopods (Crustacea: Isopoda: Oniscidea) from Brazilian caves, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (Zool. J. Linn. Soc.) 172 (2), pp. 360-425: 396

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1111/zoj.12172

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:246C2229-308B-4A9B-A150-CE1D27D2EBD8

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CF6FE30C-FF85-FFAD-00F4-C906FBEC4C1D

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Circoniscus intermedius
status

 

CIRCONISCUS INTERMEDIUS SOUZA & LEMOS DE CASTRO, 1991  

FIGURE 40 View Figure 40

Circoniscus intermedius Souza & Lemos de Castro, 1991: 53   , figs 45–68; Souza-Kury, 1998: 666; Leistikow & Wägele, 1999: 38; Schmalfuss, 2003: 82; Schmidt, 2007: 70, fig. 217.

Material examined

Brazil, Pará: one ♀, Altamira, Abrigo do Sismógrafo , 3°17′12″S, 52°13′09″W, 7 July 2009, leg. M.E. Bichuette ( UFRGS 5376 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   . Mato Grosso do Sul: one ♂, one ♀, Bodoquena, Gruta Dente de Cão, Parque Nacional Serra da Bodoquena , 20°44′49″S, 56°47′06″W, 15 June 2006, leg. L.M. Cordeiro ( UFRGS 4868 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution

Brazil (Pará, Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul)   .

Remarks

Circoniscus intermedius   was described by Souza & Lemos de Castro (1991) from the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Pará. Schmidt (2007) redescribed the species, and stated that the paratypes from Pará might belong to a distinct species. The specimens examined by us correspond in all details to the description and figures provided by Souza & Lemos de Castro (1991) on the holotype from Mato Grosso, and are identified as C. intermedius   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Isopoda

Family

Scleropactidae

Genus

Circoniscus

Loc

Circoniscus intermedius

Campos-Filho, Ivanklin Soares, Araujo, Paula Beatriz, Bichuette, Maria Elina, Trajano, Eleonora & Taiti, Stefano 2014
2014
Loc

Circoniscus intermedius Souza & Lemos de Castro, 1991: 53

Schmidt C 2007: 70
Schmalfuss H 2003: 82
Leistikow A & Wagele JW 1999: 38
Souza-Kury LA 1998: 666
Souza LA & Lemos de Castro A 1991: 53
1991