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Peripatopsis capensis  (Grube, 1866)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 698732

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Peripatus capensis Grube, 1866
    Peripatus brevis Blainville, 1836
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumOnychophora Grube, 1853 – velvet worms, onychophorans  
                FamilyPeripatopsidae Bouvier, 1905  
                   GenusPeripatopsis Pocock, 1894  
                      SpeciesPeripatopsis capensis (Grube, 1866)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Onychophora Website (6/2022), website (version 23-Jun-22)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Oliveira, Ivo de Sena, and Georg Mayer. The Onychophora Website,   
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bouvier, E. -L.  
  Publication Date: 1907   
  Article/Chapter Title: Monographie des Onychophores   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales des Sciences Naturelles Zoologie, 9th Series, vol. 5, no. 1-5   
  Page(s): 61-318   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hamer, M. L., M. J. Samways, and H. Ruhberg  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of the Onychophora of South Africa, with discussion of their conservation   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales of the Natal Museum, vol. 38   
  Page(s): 283-312   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0304-0798   
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Oliveira, Ivo de Sena, V. Morley St. J. Read, and Georg Mayer  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: A world checklist of Onychophora (velvet worms), with notes on nomenclature and status of names   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 211   
  Page(s): 1-70   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1313-2970   
  Notes: doi: 10.3897/zookeys.211.3463   
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ruhberg, Hilke  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Peripatopsidae (Onychophora) Systematik, Íkologie, Chorologie und phylogenetische Aspekte   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologica, vol. 46, no. 137   
  Page(s): vi+183   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 3-510-55023-4, 0044-5088  
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sherbon, Beverley J., and Muriel H. Walker  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Peripatopsis from South Africa, P. stelliporata, with observations on embryonic development and sperm degradation (Onychophora, Peripatopsidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Zoology, vol. 264, no. 4   
  Page(s): 295-305   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-5460   
  Reference for: Peripatopsis capensis   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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