Thalassisobates littoralis, Seil Island, Scotland. Photograph copyright Tony Barber
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Myriapods taxon details

Thalassisobates littoralis (Silvestri, 1903)

marine, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Mediterranean, British coast and one Swedish Record (Kime, 1990); may have been introduced to NW Europe (Kime,...  
Distribution Western Mediterranean, British coast and one Swedish Record (Kime, 1990); may have been introduced to NW Europe (Kime, 1999).
Coast of USA (Virginia, Massachusetts, Connecticut) to which it may have been introduced (Enghoff, 1987) [details]
Myriapods (2018). Thalassisobates littoralis (Silvestri, 1903). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/myriapoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151175 on 2018-08-21
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original description  (ofIsobates adriaticus Verhoeff, 1908) Verhoeff, K. W. (1908). Über Diplopoden. 8. (28.) Aufsatz: Ein neuer Strand-Iulide und seine biologisch-morphologische Bedeutung. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 32(17): 486-495. Jena
page(s): 488 [details]   

basis of record Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source Barber, A. D. (2009). Littoral myriapods. a review. Soil Organisms. 81(3): 735-760. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Roth, V.D. & Brown, W.L. (1976) Other intertidal air breathing arthropods in Cheng, L. Marine Insects. North-Holland Publishing, Amsterdam - Oxford; American Elesevier Publishing, New York, available online at http://repositories.cdlib.org/sio/techreport/48/ [details]   

additional source Blower, J.G. (1985) Millipedes. Linnean Society Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series) 35. E.J.Brill/Dr W.Backhuys, London, Leiden, Koln, Kobenhavn. [details]   

additional source Lee, P. (2006) Atlas of the Millipedes (Diplopoda) of Britain and Ireland. Pensoft, Sofia-Moscow [details]   

additional source Kime, R.D. (1999) The continental distribution of some British and Irish Millipedes. Bull.Brit.Myriapod Gp. 15:33-76 [details]   

additional source Enghoff, H. (1987). Thalassisobates littoralis (Silvestri) an amphiatlantic millipede (Diplopoda, Julida, Nemasomatidae). Entomologist's monthly magazine. 123: 205-206. [details]   

additional source Kime, R. D. (1990). A provisional atlas of European myriapods. Part 1. Fauna Europaea Evertebrata, 1: 1-109 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Distribution Western Mediterranean, British coast and one Swedish Record (Kime, 1990); may have been introduced to NW Europe (Kime, 1999).
Coast of USA (Virginia, Massachusetts, Connecticut) to which it may have been introduced (Enghoff, 1987) [details]

Habitat On beaches, under algae, in shingle, etc. Not always easy to find. [details]
 


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