A mountain of millipedes II: The genus Aquattuor Frederiksen, 2013 – five new species from the Udzungwa Mountains and one from Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania (Diplopoda, Spirostreptida, Odontopygidae)


en European Journal of Taxonomy 2015 (150) - Pages 1-25 (EJT-150)

Published on 06 November 2015

The genus Aquattuor Frederiksen, 2013 is revised. A. denticulatus Frederiksen, 2013 (type species) from the East Usambara Mts, Tanzania, is redescribed, and six new species are described: A. claudiahempae Enghoff & Frederiksen sp. nov. from Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, and five species from the Udzungwa Mts., Tanzania: A. longipala Enghoff sp. nov., A. major Enghoff sp. nov., A. stereosathe Enghoff sp. nov., A. submajor Enghoff sp. nov., and A. udzungwensis Enghoff sp. nov.

Keywords :

Eastern Arc, Kilimanjaro, taxonomy, new species.

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