Javier Arbea

Javier Arbea

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Pachyotoma primamexicana sp. nov, from Popocatépetl, Mexico is described; it is similar to Pachyotoma alpa (Christiansen & Bellinger, 1980) and P. muskegis (Guthrier, 1903). It can be distinguished from all other the members of the genus by the small size of PAO (about half the size of closest eye) and the formula (2,3,3) of the slightly capitate t...
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Four species of Onychiurinae are reported from the Nilgiris, Western Ghats, southern India, including two new species, Thalassaphorura udagaiensis sp. nov. and Protaphorura sholai sp. nov., and two new records for India: Protaphorura fimata (Gisin, 1952) and Orthonychiurus folsomi (Schäffer, 1900). Thalassaphorura udagaiensis sp. nov. can be separa...
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List of troglobia and stygobia species of the Iberian Peninsula and Balearic Islands Abstract: The Iberian-Balearic hypogean or cave fauna has been highlighted for many years by numerous zoologists in different disciplines. Specialists of the different faunal groups capable of colonizing both the caves and the groundwater that runs through them. T...
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Resumen: La fauna hipogea o cavernícola ibero-balear ha sido a lo largo de muchos años puesta en evidencia por numerosos zoólogos en las distintas disciplinas. Especialistas de los distintos grupos faunísticos capaces de colonizar tantos las cuevas como las aguas subterráneas que las recorren. Hoy sabemos que esta diversidad de troglobios y estigob...
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Catalogue of springtails of the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic and Canary Islands from photographs in nature (Hexapoda, Collembola). Summary: A compilation of new records of springtails; the species have been identified, where possible, by the first author from photographs posted (up to January 2022) by members of Insectarium Virtual (www.insectariumv...
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Catalog of springtails of the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic and Canary islands from photographs in nature (Hexapoda, Collembola). Summary: New records of springtails species are identificated, where possible, by the first author from photographs posted (up to January 2022) by members of Insectarium Virtual (www.insectariumvirtual.com) and Flickr (www...
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Catalog of springtails of the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic and Canary islands from photographs in nature (Hexapoda, Collembola). Summary: New records of springtails species are identificated, where possible, by the first author from photographs posted (up to January 2022) by members of Insectarium Virtual (www.insectariumvirtual.com) and Flickr (www...
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Based on what we believe is a complete survey of the previous literature, the citations of the collembola found in Vietnam are recorded. In total, the catalogue includes 350 species in 118 genera from 21families (69 dubious records). For each species the current name is indicated, as well as the basionym and main synonyms with the complete bibliogr...
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Soil life supports the functioning and biodiversity of terrestrial ecosystems. Springtails (Collembola) are among the most abundant soil animals regulating soil fertility and flow of energy through above- and belowground food webs. However, the global distribution of springtail diversity and density, and how these relate to energy fluxes remains un...
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Four new species of the subfamily Neanurinae, namely Cryptonura dohezarensis sp. nov., Cryptonura abmalensis sp. nov., Cryptonura sariensis sp. nov. and Neanura persica sp. nov. from different forests in the Northern Iranian province of Mazandaran are described and illustrated. C. dohezarensis sp. nov. is characterized by body without pigment, dors...
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Se presentan los primeros resultados faunísticos del estudio colaborativo sobre los invertebrados terrestres presentes en tres pequeñas islas (isla de San Andrés, isla de Terreros e isla Negra) cercanas a la costa de la provincia de Almería (España). De un total de 385 individuos capturados (373 artrópodos y 12 moluscos), se han identificado entre...
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Tabla 1. Relación de taxones estudiados en la pequeñas islas de la provincia de A Se incluyen los niveles taxonómicos intermedios que facilitan información sustancial. En las observaciones de cada taxón PHYLUM CLASSIS ORDO SUBORDO
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en This paper provides an overview on troglobitic springtails found in European caves, including a checklist at species level. The paper also reviews what is currently known about Collembola, which occur in caves of the most important mountain ranges in Europe. Only troglobitic species were included since many troglophiles were of uncertain ecologi...
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The distribution pattern of springtails from four volcanic caves in the district of Machico was investigated during the period 2001-2002. Three basaltic caves are located at the site of Fazenda: Cavalum (CV) I, II and III, and a basalt cave at the site of Landeiros (LN). In the caves from Cavalum, three species of springtails had already been cited...
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Three species of springtails had already been cited in the Cavalum caves in the 1950s: Disparrhopalites patrizii by Delamare (1957) and Deuteraphorura ghidinii and Onychiurus circulans by Gisin (1958). RESULTS. This study provides a better understanding of the collembola that inhabit these volcanic caves. In total, 13 species of springtails were id...
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Animals of the intertidal zone tolerate substantial environmental fluctuations. Survival under such unstable conditions requires specific adaptations. Several intertidal species have evolved endogenous mechanisms that follow tidal rhythms permitting behavioural alignment with periodic inundation. For example, aggregation behaviour in the springtail...
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The study of Onychiuridae from 42 caves of the north of the Iberian Peninsula and southwestern France has revealed the existence of 32 species inhabiting the caves of the Basque bio-speleological district, among which four new species are described: Deuteraphorura bizkaiensis sp. nov., Deuteraphorura bolivari sp. nov., Onychiurus arbailakensis sp....
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Checklist of Iberian Fauna. Clase Collembola Lubbock, 1870 (Hexapoda) in the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Macaronesia (2021 edition). Abstract: 964 species in 176 genera of the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and septentrional Macaronesiam (Canary, Azores and Madeira Islands) of the Collembola clase are related, from the analysis of...
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Catalog of Cave Collembola of the Iberobalear area and Northern Macaronesian Islands Summary: In this paper, the citations of the collembola found in cavities and in the superficial subterranean environment (MSS) of the Iberian Peninsula (continental Spain and Portugal), Andorra, French Basque Country, Balearic Islands, and the Northern Macaronesia...
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Specimens of springtails were collected from soil and leaf litter in the forests of Mazandaran province, north of Iran during 2016-2017. Three species were recorded in this country for the first time, Xenylla szeptyckii Skarżyński, Piwnik & Porco, 2018 (Hypogastruridae), Friesea espunaensis Arbea & Jordana, 1993 (Neanuridae) and Tomocerina minuta (...
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This paper deals with some Collembola from a cave at La Sierra de Grazalema (Málaga). In total, eight species of springtails were found. Two may represent new species but there is insufficient material available to prepare full descriptions (one species in the genus Ceratophysella , one in Hypogastrura ), one species (Folsomides cf. ayllonensis) is...
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Resumen: El estudio de 39 muestras de Collembola procedentes de 27 cuevas de las provincias españolas de Álava/Araba, Vizcaya/Bizkaia, Guipúzcoa/Gipuzkoa, Cantabria y Navarra/Nafarroa ha revelado la existencia de 21 especies habitando en esas cuevas, incluyendo una especie nueva que aquí se describe, Isotomiella trianoensis sp. n., que pertenece al...
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Resumen: La fauna de las cavernas graníticas está poco estudiada, en buena parte porque las cavidades suelen ser de pequeño tamaño y por lo tanto poco atractivas para la bioespeleología. Una excepción es el conjunto de cavidades de O Folón, en Coruxo (Vigo, Pontevedra), que cuenta con más de 900 m de galerías y alcanza una cota de -34 m. En este ar...
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Five new species from different tribes of the family Onychiuridae, namely Heteraphorura kaprusi sp. nov. (Hymenaphorurini), Deuteraphorura dashtenazensis sp. nov. and Onychiuroides mazandaranensis sp. nov. (Onychiurini), Protaphorura hyrcanica sp. nov. and P. iranica sp. nov. (Protaphorurini), from different Caspian Hyrcanian Mixed Forests in the N...
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Orogastrura fusca Gers, 1980, new synonym of Orogastrura espanoli (Selga, 1959) (Collembola, Hypogastruridae). The type material of Orogastrura espanoli (Selga, 1959) was examined and it has been concluded that Orogastrura fusca Gers, 1980 is a junior synonym. The species is redescribed and figured. A table with the diagnostic characters to the ide...
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Citation: Arbea JI, Pérez Fernández T (2020) A new species and a new record of Hypogastrura (Collembola, Hypogastruridae) from Miguel Ángel Blanco shaft (Jaén, Spain). Subterranean Biology 35: 65-78. https://doi. Abstract A new species of cavernicolous Collembola belonging to the genus Hypogastrura Bourlet, 1839 from "Sima Miguel Ángel Blanco" (Jaé...
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Odontella rapoporti sp. nov., from Tierra del Fuego is described, as the third species of the Odontella lobata group, which has a subantarctic distribution. The new species is similar to O. lobata and O. setosa, but can be distinguished from them by the number of chaetae on the dens (6 or 7 chaetae in O. setosa vs. 5 chaetae in the other species) a...
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The intertidal oribatid mite Fortuynia longisetaPfingstl, 2015, is reported for the first time from the coast of Pakistan, extending its known northern distribution limit in the Indian Ocean. Fortuynia longiseta was detected in oyster reefs, at the intertidal zone, in the Hab River Delta, Balochistan coast in March 2018. Large densities of these mi...
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The intertidal oribatid mite Fortuynia longisetaPfingstl, 2015, is reported for the first time from the coast of Pakistan, extending its known northern distribution limit in the Indian Ocean. Fortuynia longiseta was detected in oyster reefs, at the intertidal zone, in the Hab River Delta, Balochistan coast in March 2018. Large densities of these mi...
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Resumen: Se recopilan todos los datos sobre el material tipo de Collembola conservado en el Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales de Madrid (MNCN) que incluye holotipos, paratipos y sintipos de 180 especies. La colección de Collembola fue iniciada por Federico Bonet que trabajó en el MNCN hasta su exilio en 1936, incorporando un importante número de...
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Este trabajo se basa en el análisis de 221 publicaciones realizadas por 165 autores entre los años 1928 y 2019. Alrededor del 41% de las publicaciones tratan de aspectos taxonómicos de Collembola y el resto de su biología, ecología o distribución. Estas 221 publicaciones se refieren a un total de 658 lugares diferentes de colecta, que incluyen prin...
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Resumen: Este trabajo se basa en el análisis de 221 publicaciones realizadas por 165 autores entre los años 1928 y 2019. Alrededor del 41% de las publicaciones tratan de aspectos taxonómicos de Collembola y el resto de su biología, ecología o distribución. Estas 221 publicaciones se refieren a un total de 658 lugares diferentes de colecta, que incl...
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Se recopilan todos los datos sobre el material tipo de Collembola conservado en el Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales de Madrid (MNCN) que incluye holotipos, paratipos y sintipos de 180 especies. La colección de Collembola fue iniciada por Federico Bonet que trabajó en el MNCN hasta su exilio en 1936, incorporando un importante número de ejemplar...
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Ten Hypogastrura species have been found from India, two of which are described: H. unguiculata (Mitra, 1966) and H. satkosiaensis nov. sp. Two Indian species have been removed from Hypogastrura and have been included in the genus Ceratophysella based on their original descriptions: C. baltica (Tyagi & Baijal, 1982) comb. nov. and C. katraensis (Ty...
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Present study was done in forests of northern Iran during 2016 to investigate Entomobryomorpha (Collembola) fauna. Seven genera and nine species belonging to families Tomoceridae and Entomobryidae were found. The genus Pogonognathellus Paclt, 1944 and species P. flavescens (Tullberg, 1871) belonging to Tomoceridae family are recorded for the first...
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New data of two species of Iberian springtails constituting domestic infestations in Nigrán, Pontevedra are reported. These species are illustrated: Ceratophysella engadinensis (Gisin, 1949) which is new record for the province of Pontevedra and Folsomides centralis (Denis, 1931) reported for the first time in the Iberian Peninsula.
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Abstract: The genus Pseudanurida is recorded for the first time from Pakistan.Pseudanurida bogoyawlenskyi (Becker, 1905) has been found in a muddy estuarine area of the Hab river delta on the Balochistan coast. This record extends its known geographical distribution to the Arabian Sea region. Some new taxonomic characters of P. bogoyawlenskyi are r...
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Abstract: The genus Deharvengiurus Weiner, 1996 is represented in the Iberian fauna by five species, two of which are new to science. Deharvengiurus steineri sp. n. is characterised by its pseudocellar formulae (3,4/3,6,6/(6)7,7(8),(6)7,6,4 dorsally, 0/0,0,0/3,2,1,3 ventrally and 3,4,4 on the subcoxae), and by the absence of an unpaired pseudocellu...
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Here we present a survey of Seira fauna from Iberian Peninsula and Canary Islands, including the description of three new species from Spain: Seira barrai sp. nov., Seira betica sp. nov. and Seira burgersi sp. nov., the latter with unprecedented antennal morphology for Seira. Five species from Western Europe are redescribed and their dorsal detaile...
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Nine species of the subfamily Onychiurinae are recorded from Iran. One new species is described, Protaphorura persica n. sp., characterized by the dorsal pseudocellar formula (32/022/33332) and the presence of the supplementary sensory chaeta s' on the abdominal terga I-III. Micraphorura absoloni (Bagnall, 1935) and Protaphorura cancellata (Gisin,...
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A new cave species of Pseudosinella Schäffer, 1897 (Collembola, Entomobryidae) from Spain. The review of the Pseudosinella Schäffer, 1897 specimens (Collembola, Entomobryidae) in the Bonet Collection (National Museum of Natural Sciences - CSIC, Madrid) has allowed to describe a new species, found among the materials identified as Pseudosinella subo...
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A new species of Deuteraphorura Absolon, 1901 (Collembola: Onychiuridae) from the Cantabrian Mountains. A new species of Onychiurinae (Collembola: Onychiuridae) collected in the Cantabrian Mountains is described and illustrated. Deuteraphorura simoni sp. nov. is characterized by its pseudocellar formulae (33/033/33354 dorsally, 11/000/0111 ventrall...
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A new littoral species of Thalassaphorura Bagnall, 1949 (Collembola: Onychiuridae) from Pontevedra, northwestern Iberian Peninsula. A new littoral species of Onychiurinae (Collembola: Onychiuridae) collected in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula is described and illustrated. Thalassaphorura lolae sp. nov. is characterized by its pseudocellar fo...
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A new species, Micronella najtae n. sp. is described, it has the following combination of characters: six sensilla on antennal segment IV, sensory organ of antennal segment III with two inner sensory “clubs”, 7–8 vesicles in postantennal organ, unguis without inner tooth and ratio of ordinary chaetae:sensory chaetae on abdominal tergites I–III as 1...
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This paper informs that the presence of Folsomia diplophthalma (Axelson, 1902) reported in the scientific literature from Iberian Peninsula is an erroneous identification, and is excluded from the checklist of Iberian Collembola. The specimens of Folsomia bogojevicae Dunger, 1989, from the Cantabrian Mountains, in the province of León, are describe...
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Simonachorutes gen. nov. a new genus of subfamily Pseudachorutinae is described from Europe. It has a unique suite of morphological characters (8 + 8 ocelli, very long buccal cone, mandibles absent, tibiotarsal chaetotaxy reduced, furcula present) and is similar to Pseudachorutes Tullberg, 1871, Paranurida Skarżyński & Pomorski, 1994 and Pongeia Na...
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Interesting information (new scientific records or rarities) on 37 species of hypogean invertebrates found in subterranean habitats from Sierra de Segura (Jaén) is presented. Ten of them are nematodes and 27 arthropods.
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Three new species, Tullbergia rapoporti sp. nov., Dinaphorura nerudai sp. nov. and Dinaphorura najtae sp. nov., and one new record, Tullbergia meridionalis Cassagnau & Rapoport, 1962 are described based on specimens from Tierra del Fuego. Tullbergia rapoporti sp. nov. is similar to T. crozetensis, but can be distinguished from it by the presence of...
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Interesting information (new scientific records or rarities) on 37 species of hypogean invertebrates found in subterranean habitats from Sierra de Segura (Jaén) is presented. Ten of them are nematodes and 27 arthropods.
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Two new species of Onychiurinae (Collembola: Onychiuridae) collected in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula are described and illustrated. Protaphorura lucense sp. nov. belongs to the Protaphorura octopunctata species group with 1,1,1 pseudocelli on subcoxae 1 and characterised by presence of 43/022/33343 dorsal pseudocelli and distinctly differ...
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Sixteen species of the family Isotomidae (Collembola: Entomobryomorpha) are listed from Iran. Two new species are described: Isotomodes korkorensis sp. nov. can be easily recognized by the presence of a pair of dorsomedial macrochaetae on abdominal tergite V, 4+4 lateral chaetae on the ventral tube, and 2+2 retinacular teeth; Isotoma iranica sp. no...
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A new cave-dwelling species of the genus Deuteraphorura Absolon, 1901 is described from Korea. Deuteraphorura koreana sp. nov. is characterized by its peculiar distribution of dorsal (32/133/33332) and ventral (3/011/2212) pseudocelli, which makes it possible to separate it from other congeneric species. Una especie cavernícola nueva de Deuterapho...
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Two new species, Folsomides fjellbergi sp. nov. and F. ellisi sp. nov., belonging to the F. angularis (Axelson, 1905) species-group are described, The new species can be distinguished from the other congeneric species by the chaetotaxy of dens and the sensilar chaetotaxy of body. The validity of the characters used to separate the related species F...
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The genus Folsomides Stach, 1922 is represented by four species in the Iranian fauna, two of which are new to the science. Folsomides halshinicus sp. nov. and Folsomides subvinosus sp. nov. are found in Kermanshah Province (Western Iran). The new species belong to the Folsomides angularis (Axelson, 1905) group and they are distinguishable from othe...
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The genus Hypogastrura Bourlet comprises about 169 species (Bellinger et al. 1996–2014). They have been divided into 5, 6 or 8 species groups by Christiansen & Bellinger (1998), Babenko et al. (1994) and Thibaud et al. (2004), respectively. During examination of the material collected in the Ladak Region (Indian Himalaya) we found specimens represe...
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A new genus of Onychiurini including five species is described from East Asia. Leeonychiurus gen. nov. differs in its antennal III sensory organ with granulated sensory clubs and 11 chaetae in the distal whorl of tibiotarsi. The main diagnostic characters of the genera from the tribe Onychiurini and the five species from the new genus are summarize...
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A new springtail species of the genus Heteraphorura Bagnall, 1948 from Apennine Mountains (Tuscany, Italy) is described. Heteraphorura steineri sp. nov. is characterized by its chaetotaxy, without chaeta m1 on abdominal terga I-III, and the distribution of dorsal (30/011/11023) pseudocelli that allow to distinguish it from the other congeneric spec...
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Ten Poduromorpha species have been found in the Taya Region, three of which are new for Algeria: Hypogastrura vernalis (Carl, 1901), Xenylla brevisimilis mediterranea Gama, 1964 and Superodontella tayaensis sp. nov. The new species is morphologically closest to S. subalpina Arbea, 1990, with three subequal dental chaetae. They differ in the number...
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A new species of Collembola, Pygmarrhopalites perezi sp. nov., is described, from karstic caves in the “Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y las Villas” Natural Park, Jaén, Spain. The new species can be distinguished from all other species in the genus by the combination of the following characters: gutter-like anal appendage, gradually tapering to distal...
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A new species of Collembola, Pseudosinella perezi sp. nov., from a karstic cave in the “Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y las Villas” Natural Park (Jaén, Spain) is described. The new species can be distinguished from all other species in the genus by the combination of the following characters: 3+3 eyes, dorsal macrochaetotaxy R011/10/0101+2, labial cha...
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The Isotomidae family is one of the largest and widely distributed of the Entomobryomorpha order. In a taxonomical study made in Kermanshah province, total of six species were found, Two of those with cosmopolitan distribution, one palaearctic and one endemic. Desoria tigrina and Folsomides (aff. marchicus) are recorded for the first time for the I...
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New data of three species of Iberian springtails are presented. These species are illustrated: Isotomurus plumosus Bagnall, 1940 from a house garden in Barcelona (northern Spain), as well as Entomobrya nigrocincta Denis, 1923 and Entomobrya schoetti Stach, 1922 from a house garden in Málaga.
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Resumen: Se estudiaron las comunidades de colémbolos (Hexapoda: Collembola) de seis playas de la comarca de La Selva, Cos-ta Brava (Girona, España), seleccionadas en función del tipo de asentamiento humano de cada una de ellas. Se han identificado un total de 16 especies, estando las comunidades de colémbolos dominadas por sólo tres especies del gé...
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A new species of the genus Onychiurus is described from Málaga caves (Southern Spain). Onychiurus gevi sp. nov. is characterized by the peculiar distribution of dorsal (32/033/44433) and ventral (11/000/0101) pseudocelli that allow to distinguish it from the other congeneric species. A key of the world species of Onychiurus is provided.
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Se citan los colémbolos recolectados en el medio subterráneo de La Loma y Las Villas (Jaén)
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Deuteraphorura cebennaria (Gisin, 1956) is recorded for the first time from the Iberian Peninsula, based on material from Malaga caves, thus extending its known range from northern Europe to southern areas. The known cavernicolous collembolan fauna of the Sierra de las Nieves and Sierra Tejeda (Málaga, southern Spain) is represented by eight specie...
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New species of the genera Entomobrya and Mesentotoma from the Mediterranean Palaearctic region are described: Entomobrya akritohoriensis n. sp. from Greece, Entomobrya luqueensis n. sp. and Entomobrya vergarensis n. sp. from Spain, Entomobrya transversalis n. sp. from Morocco, and Mesentotoma hispanica n. sp. from Spain. A new name is proposed for...
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A new species of Entomobrya from an urban park in the surroundings of Beijing, China is described. For the differentiation of Entomobrya cheni n. sp. the set of characters proposed by Jordana and Baquero (2005) has been used and compared with all described species. This character set is compared to that other species belonging to the genus Entomobr...
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Se describen e ilustran 2 especies nuevas cavernícolas deProisotoma s. str., P. turikana sp. nov. de Venezuela, y P. santosorum sp. nov. de México. Además, se proporciona una clave para identificar las especies neotropicales de Proisotoma sensulato y géneros cercanos (Ballistura, Folsomides, Guthriella, Isotoma, Mucrotoma, Varisotoma, Scutisotoma)....
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Two new cave species of Proisotoma s. str. are described and illustrated: P turikana sp. nov. from Venezuela, and P santosorum sp. nov. from Mexico. A key for the identification of the Neotropical species of Proisotoma sensu lato and some related genera (Ballistura, Folsomides, Guthriella, Isotoma, Mucrotoma, Varisotoma, and Scutisotomd) is include...
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The type material of Setanodosa rosasi (Bonet, 1934) were examined and I clonclude that Setanodosa peruensis Massoud, 1967 is a junior synonym of Setanodosa rosasi (Bonet, 1934). The species is redescribed and figured. An identification key for all of the known species of Setanodosa is provided.
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A new species of Lepidocyrtus from the sandy beaches of Gerona (north-east of the Iberian Peninsula) is described: L. selvaticus n. sp. It has the same dorsal chaetotaxy as the Iberian species L. lusitanicus Gama, 1964, but can be readily distinguished by the labial chaetotaxy. The non-adaptive characters of the new species are compared with those...
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In this work has been studied a case of ecomorphosis in Hypogastrura conflictiva Jordana & Arbea, 1992 from Madrid (Central Spain). The phenomenon affects only inmature individuals. We have made a description of different modifications during the ecomorphosis, in order to compare with the normal individuals. The morphological modifications during e...