Alpioniscus (Illyrionethes) iapodicus, description of the new species from Croatia

A description of the new species of terrestrial isopod, Alpioniscus (Illyrionethes) iapodicus, was published. This troglobiotic species inhabits the caves in the central part of the Lika region in Croatia. The new species is named after the Iapydes (Lat. Iapodes; Hr. Japodi), an ancient tribe inhabiting the montane areas of the Northern Dinaric karst.

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