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Onychiuridae (Insecta, Collembola) d'Herzégovine en région karstique avec description d'une nouvelle espèce

Jean-Auguste BARRA

en Zoosystema 20 (3) - Pages 521-528

Published on 27 October 1998

This paper deals with study of a new species Hymenaphorura nicolae n.sp. collected in two karstic mountains near Medjugorje (Herzegovina). This species is caracterized by an elongated postantennal organ, well differentiatied macrochetae on thoracic and abdominal segments; tergite abdominal V has 3 + 3 macrochaetae and internal teethless claw. Moreover, Doutnacia and Fissuraphorura are cited for the first time in this area.

Keywords :

Collembola, Onychiuridae, systematics, karstic mountains, Herzegovina, Europa.