Australian Museum Journal A new species of silver-fish from Lord Howe Island

Shortform:
Womersley, 1942, Rec. Aust. Mus. 21(2): 116–117
Author(s):
Womersley, H.
Year published:
1942
Title:
A new species of silver-fish from Lord Howe Island
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
21
Issue:
2
Start page:
116
End page:
117
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.21.1942.264
Language:
English
Date published:
08 July 1942
Cover date:
08 July 1942
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
LORD HOWE ISLAND; INSECTA; TAXONOMY
Digitized:
29 June 2009
Reference number:
264
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (125kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (282kb PDF)

Abstract

[This work has no abstract, it begins as follows] Heterolepisma howensis sp. n. Figures 1–15. Description.—Length, both sexes, 8.0 mm, width across thorax 2.0 mm, length of median tail appendage 7.0 mm, of cerci 4.0 mm., of antennae 4–5.0 mm. Colour (in spirit), greyish to brownish, antennae, cerci and tail appendage annulated with brown and white. Thorax with almost parallel sides, abdomen slightly tapering. Head with a single lateral comb of 3 macro setae, besides the usual marginal series which include 6–7 macrosetae on each side. Antennae with approximately 20 segments. Maxillary and labial palpi and mandibles normal as figured. … [etc.]

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