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Peripatopsis leonina  Purcell, 1899
Taxonomic Serial No.: 698740

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Lion's Hill velvet worm [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumOnychophora  – velvet worms, onychophorans  
                      FamilyPeripatopsidae Bouvier, 1907  
                         GenusPeripatopsis Pocock, 1894  
                            SpeciesPeripatopsis leonina Purcell, 1899 – Lion's Hill velvet worm  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, 27-Feb-2006, website (version 2004)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Reference for: Peripatopsis leonina, Lion's Hill velvet worm [English]   
  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 leonina   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ruhberg, Hilke  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Peripatopsidae (Onchophora) 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 leonina   
  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 leonina   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Listed as Critically Endangered on IUCN Red List  



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