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A lifetime of contributions to myriapodology and the natural history of Virginia : a festschrift in honor of Richard L. Hoffman's 80th birthday

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Carnegie Museum of Natural History Invertebrate Zoology QL449 .L54 2009
Location  Carnegie Museum of Natural History
 
Collection  Invertebrate Zoology
 
Call Number  QL449 .L54 2009
 
 
Contents
Richard Lawrence Hoffman : a biography and review of his contributions to natural history, with particular reference to the fauna of Virginia / Steven M. Roble
Richard L. Hoffman's contributions to herpetology / Joseph C. Mitchell
The discovery of Plethodon hoffmani and Plethodon hubrichti and why Richard L. Hoffman became a myriapodologist / Richard Highton
Microgeographic protein and morphological variation in the woodland salamanders Plethodon hoffmani and Plethodon virginia, and hybridization between the two species / Richard Highton
Two and a half centuries of diplopod taxonomy (1758-2008) : retrospect and prospect / Richard L. Hoffman
The myriapodological work of Richard L. Hoffman / William A. Shear
Contributions to myriapod taxonomy : the milliped and centiped genera and species described by Dr. Richard Lawrence Hoffman / Petra Sierwald
Andrognathus hoffmani, n. sp., a second species in the genus and the first species of Andrognathidae from Mexico (Diplopoda, Platydesmida, Andrognathidae) / William A. Shear, Paul E. Marek
The millipede order Callipodida in Mexico, with descriptions of a new genus and species from Sonora (Schizopetalidae) / Pavel Stoev, Rowland M. Shelley
A remarkable new species of the millipede family Julidae from Israel (Diplopoda, Julida) / Sergei I. Golovatch, Jolanta Wytwer
Eight new cavernicolous species of the milliped genus Pseudotremia (Diplopoda:Chordeumatida:Cleidogonidae) / Julian J. Lewis
Three new species of Doratogonus from South Africa (Diplopoda:Spirostreptida:Spirostreptidae) / Michelle L. Hamer
Spirostreptid millipedes (Myriapoda:Diplopoda) of the Taita Hills, Kenya, including descriptions of three new species / Tarombera Mwabvu, Didier VandenSpiegel
A new dwarf species of the genus Strigamia Gray, 1843 from the southern Appalachian Mountains of western Virginia (Chilopoda:Geophilomorpha:Linotaeniidae / Luis Alberto Pereira
Aniulus garius (Chamberlin, 1912), a widespread milliped in central and eastern North America (Julida:Parajulidae:Aniulini) / Chris T. McAllister, Rowland M. Shelley, Stanley E. Trauth
Natural history and population status of the slate milliped, Comanchelus chihuanus (Diplopoda:Spirobolida:Atopetholidae) / Michael F. Medrano
Population dynamics of the milliped Xenobolus carnifex (Diplopoda:Spirobolida) in a unique habitat / Periasamy Alagesan, Jayarama Muthukrishnan
Three new species of Caecidotea, with a synopsis of the asellids of Virginia (Crustacea:Isopoda:Asellidae) / Julian J. Lewis
Three new species of the subterranean amphipod crustacean genus Stygobromus (Crangonyctidae) from the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia / John R. Holsinger
Copepod crustacean diversity in Virginia / Janet W. Reid
A new species of conifer-inhabiting plant bug from Virginia belonging to the Phytocoris junceus group (Hemiptera:Heteroptera:Miridae), with one new synonym / Thomas J. Henry
A new species in the Sweltsa onkos complex (Plecoptera:Chloroperlidae) / Boris C. Kondratieff, Ralph F. Kirchner
Description of Litocampa hoffrnani, a new species of cavernicolous dipluran (Hexapoda:Diplura:Campodeidae) from southwestern Virginia / Lynn M. Ferguson
New and rare species of Maronetus (Coleoptera:Carabidae:Cychrini) from the Appalachian Valley and Cumberland Plateau / Thomas C. Barr, Jr.
Taxonomic review of Peleciini (Insecta:Coleoptera:Carabidae) from southern middle America / George E. Ball, Danny Shpeley
The Helopini (Coleoptera:Tenebrionidae) of Virginia / Warren E. Steiner, Jr.
The Chrysomelidae (Insecta:Coleoptera) of the mid-Atlantic States / C.L. Staines, S.L. Staines
Dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata) of the Laurel Fork Recreation Area, George Washington National Forest, Highland County, Virginia : possible evidence for climate change
Steven M. Roble, Frank Louis Carle, Oliver S. Flint, Jr.
Biodiversity of shore flies (Diptera:Ephydridae) from Lions Park (Stafford County, Aquia Harbour), an upper Coastal Plain site in Virginia / Wayne N. Mathis, Diane Mathis
Acinopterus acuminatus (Hemiptera:Cicadellidae), a leafhopper in mid-Appalachian shale barrens and other plant communities / Alfred G. Wheeler, Jr.
The giant Pleistocene beaver, Castoroides, in Virginia, with emphasis on a pathological specimen from Saltville locality SV-2 / Jerry N. McDonald, Larry E. Freeman
Interactions between weather and landforms important to phytogeography / Douglas W. Ogle
Way down south : the milliped family Parajulidae (Julida:Parajulini) in Mexico and Central America ; First records from El Salvador and the Baja California Peninsula / Rowland M. Shelley
A molecular phylogenetic approach to genus delimitation within the xystodesmid tribe Apheloriini (Polydesmida) / Paul E. Marek, Jason E. Bond
Insights into relationships within the order Spirobolida (Diplopoda:Helminthomorpha) / Kevin Pitz
Interactions of earthworms and millipedes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park : a beginning in diplopodology / Bruce A. Snyder
Ecology of the chicken turtle, Deirochelys reticularia / Kurt A. Buhlmann
Cepaea nemoralis in Virginia : some answers, many questions / James J. Murray, Jr.
Calymmaria spiders in West Virginia (Araneae, Hahniidae) / Wm. James Arnold.

Additional Information
Series Special publication (Virginia Museum of Natural History) ; no. 16.
Subjects Hoffman, Richard L.
Myriapoda.
Natural history -- Virginia.
Publisher Martinsville, Va. :Virginia Museum of Natural History,2009
Contributors Roble, Steven Michael.
Mitchell, Joseph C.
Hoffman, Richard L.
Language English
Description xv, 458 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 1884549314
9781884549311
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