Cryptopygus inflatus

Cryptopygus inflatus Potapov, Janion-Scheepers and Deharveng 2020

Body size 0.6–0.9 mm. Body grey

Type material. Holotype and 21 paratypes: Holotype and three paratypes deposited on two slides at SAMC, six paratypes on three slides depos­ited at SMNG, four paratypes on two slides deposited at MSPU, and eight paratypes on four slides at NMHN. Ten paratypes in ethanol deposited at SAMC.

Type locality: South Africa, Western Cape, Ced­erberg Wilderness Area, Wolfberg Cracks; 32.471507S, 19.278397E; 19 Feb. 2011; C. Janion-Scheepers leg.; litter, Tullgren extraction; RSA11_CED002.

Other material: South Africa, Western Cape, Cederberg Wilderness Area; 32.310167S, 19.175183E; Oct. 2008, C. Janion-Scheepers leg.; pitfall trap, RSA08_CED001.


Potapov, M.B., Janion-Scheepers, C., Deharveng, L. 2020. Taxonomy of the Cryptopygus complex. III. The revision of South African species of Cryptopygus and Isotominella (Collembola, Isotomidae). ZooKeys 945: 99–127. doi:10.3897/zookeys.945.51860