Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Chilopoda > Order: Lithobiomorpha > Family: Lithobiidae > Genus: Lithobius > Species: Lithobius castaneus

Lithobius castaneus Newport, 1844

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Lithobius lucasi Newport, 1849
Lithobius eximius Meinert, 1872
Lithobius audax Meinert, 1872
Lithobius algerianus Sseliwanoff, 1876
Lithobius meridionalis Fedrizzi, 1877
Lithobius stolli Pocock, 1895
Lithobius beatensis Chalande, 1907
Lithobius buchnerorum Verhoeff, 1941
Lithobius remyi Verhoeff, 1943
Lithobius sangranus Verhoeff, 1934
Lithobius plitvicensis Verhoeff, 1937
Lithobius subinermis Machado, 1946
Lithobius paulae Matic, 1961
Lithobius submediterraneus Verhoeff, 1934
Lithobius lusitanorum Verhoeff, 1934

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