The genus Jeekelosoma Mauriès, 1985 – Moroccan cave millipedes (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae)

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review


Jeekelosoma Mauriès, 1985, is upgraded from subgenus status under Eviulisoma Silvestri, 1910 to full genus status. The type species, Jeekelosoma abadi (Mauriès, 1985) is redescribed based on topotypical material from a cave in Morocco. Jeekelosoma heptarachne sp. nov. and J. viginti sp. nov. are described from two further Moroccan caves.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Journal of Taxonomy
Pages (from-to)1-16
Number of pages16
Publication statusPublished - 7 May 2019

ID: 217551607