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

Lithobius erythrocephalus erythrocephalus C.L. Koch, 1847

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Valid parent species Lithobius erythrocephalus

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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 pleonops Menge, 1851
Lithobius armatus Sseliwanoff, 1878
Lithobius dubius Tömösváry, 1880
Lithobius jaqueti Verhoeff, 1901
Lithobius parvus Verhoeff, 1901
Lithobius aleator Verhoeff, 1925
Lithobius margheritensis Verhoeff, 1925
Lithobius mersinensis Verhoeff, 1925
Lithobius ferranensis Verhoeff, 1925
Lithobius boettegeri Verhoeff, 1930
Lithobius misurensis Verhoeff, 1937
Lithobius cortinensis Verhoeff, 1937
Lithobius coxosternalis Verhoeff, 1940
Lithobius fimbriarum Verhoeff, 1943
Lithobius anacaprensis Verhoeff, 1943
Lithobius zangherii Verhoeff, 1943
Lithobius kurdistanus Verhoeff, 1944
Archilithobius intercalatus Chamberlin, 1952
Archilithobius tarsus Chamberlin, 1952
Lithobius silesiacus Folkmanová, 1954
Sigibius creticola Chamberlin, 1956
Lithobius mohelensis Dobroruka, 1959
Lithobius taurinensis Matic & Darabantu, 1971
Lithobius seresensis Matic & Stauropulos, 1990

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