http://www.collembola.org/taxa/seirinae.htm - Last updated on 2019.04.29 by Frans Janssens
Checklist of the Collembola: Seiridae

Familia Seiridae Yosii R, 1961 sensu Zang F et al, 2015:4 key

Genus Number
of species
Seira (Afroseira)1
Seira (Lepidocyrtinus)9
Seira (Seira)218
Seira228
Tyrannoseira5
Seiridae233
Genera with number of species
  Syn.: Lepidocyrtus Falciformes Wahlgren, E, 1906:8
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Siraeformes Denis, 1941


  Syn.: Entomobryidae Serinae(sic) Zhang, F, Chen, Z, Dong, R-R, Deharveng, L, Stevens, MI, Huang, Y-H et Zhu, CD, 2014:234 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Serinae(sic) Zhang, F, Chen, Z, Dong, R-R, Deharveng, L, Stevens, MI, Huang, Y-H et Zhu, CD, 2014:235 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Serinae(sic) Zhang, F, Chen, Z, Dong, R-R, Deharveng, L, Stevens, MI, Huang, Y-H et Zhu, CD, 2014:236 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Serinae(sic) Zhang, F, Chen, Z, Dong, R-R, Deharveng, L, Stevens, MI, Huang, Y-H et Zhu, CD, 2014:237 ISS
Seiridae from Vietnam
2014.01.17 © Bertner, P.
Seiridae from Malaysia
With extended furca; left dens lost
2014.02.08 © Bertner, P.




Genus Seira Lubbock, J, 1870:279 key  key  key  key

  Syn.: Entomobryidæ(sic) Pseudosira Schött, H, 1893:10
  Syn.: Collembola Pseudosira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:243 ISS
  Syn.: Lepidocyrtinae Pseudosirae(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 ISS
  Syn.: ... Pseudosiera(sic) Marcus, 1949 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Pseudosiera(sic) Salmon, JT, 1964:500 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Ctenocyrtinus Arlé, R, 1960:171 =?
  Syn.: ... Lepidokrugeria Coates, 1969
  Syn.: ... Lepidocyrtinus Soto-Adames & al, 2008
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Callistocyrtus(sic) Mandal, GP et Hazra, AK, 2009:39 ISS


  Syn.: ... Sira(sic) Tullberg, 1872 nec Schmidt, 1852 ISS
  Syn.: Templetoninæ(sic) Sira(sic) Reuter, OM, 1876:81 ISS
  Syn.: Templetoninæ(sic) Siræ(sic) Reuter, OM, 1876:86 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidæ(sic) Sira(sic) Schött, H, 1891:17 ISS
  Syn.: Poduridarum Sira(sic) Reuter, OM, 1895:144 ISS
  Syn.: Squamosæ(sic) Sira(sic) Carl, J, 1899:300 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Sira(sic) Willem, V, 1900:47 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryini(sic) Sira(sic) Börner, C, 1901:11 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:239 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:240 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:241 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:243 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:244 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:246 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:248 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:255 ISS
  Syn.: Collembola Sira(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:256 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryini Sira(sic) Buitendijk, AM, 1930:65 ISS
  Syn.: ... Sira(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 ISS
  Syn.: ... Siera(sic) Marcus, 1949 ISS
  Syn.: ... Siera(sic) Salmon, 1954 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Sira(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:9 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Siera(sic) Salmon, JT, 1964:500 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Siera(sic) Salmon, JT, 1964:505 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Seria(sic) Tosi, L et Parisi, V, 1990:279 ISS
Seira sp. from France
2006 © Alain, M.
Seira sp. from the USA
2006 © Babin, P.
Seira sp. from the USA
2008.05.18 © Montgomery, G.
Seira sp. from the USA
Predated by Salticidae
2008.06.30 © Accurso, J.
Seira sp. from the USA
2008.07.09 © Montgomery, G.
Seira sp. from Tanzania
Legit De Bruyn, L.
2008.08.05 © Janssens, F.

  Syn.: Entomobryinae Siera(sic) Mandal, GP et Hazra, AK, 2009:38 ISS
  Syn.: Entomobryinae Siera(sic) Mandal, GP et Hazra, AK, 2009:39 ISS
Seira sp. from Taiwan
2010.06.23 © Chien, H.-C.
Seira sp. from Taiwan
2012.01.29 © Abi-Aad, A.
Seira sp. from Australia
2012.12.01 © Hort, J.
Seira sp. from Sulawesi
2013.02.12 © Anker, A.


  Syn.: Entomobryidae Seria(sic) Cruz-Leal, JI, Escalante-Jiménez, AL, Salgado-Ortiz, J et Palacios-Vargas, JG, 2013:1667 ISS
Seira sp. from the Philippines
2014.03.05 © Bertner, P.
Seira sp. from the UK
2015.02.04 © Murray, A.
Seira sp. from the UK
Iridiscent apically rounded body scales
2015.02.04 © Murray, A.
Seira sp. from the UK
Apically clubshaped dorsal macrosetae
2015.02.04 © Murray, A.
Seira sp. from Hong Kong
2015.03.13 © Ball, D.G.
Seira sp. from Australia
2015.11.12 © Steve & Alison.
Seira sp. from Ecuador
2016.08.22 © McClarin, J.
Seira sp. from Singapore
2017.03.04 © Ball, D.G.

  Syn.: Seirinae Sira(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:5 ISS
Seira sp. nov. from the USA
2018.03.20 © Montgomery, G.

Subgenus Afroseira Yosii, R, 1959:10


Species rowanorum Yosii, R, 1959:15, t.t.

            Syn.: Seira (Afroseira) rowani(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:15,tt IOS
Seira (Afroseira) rowani(sic) from South Africa
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.8A




             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Coates, 1968 ISS
             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Ellis &Bellinger, 1973 ISS
             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Jacquemart, S, 1974:7 ISS
             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Jacquemart, S, 1980:6 ISS
             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Jacquemart, S, 1980:21 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (Afroseira) rowani(sic) Soto-Adames, FN, 2008:1 ISS
             Syn.: Seira rowani(sic) Soto-Adames, FN, 2008:24 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (Afroseira) rowani(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:552 ISS





Subgenus Lepidocyrtinus Börner, 1903
  Syn.: Entomobryidae Lepidocyrtus Womersley, H, 1934:463 lapsus



Species annulicornis (Oudemans, 1890) Folsom, JW, 1898:56, t.t.

            Syn.: Seira squamoornata Cardoso, MA, 1966:92


Seira (Lepidocyrtinus) annulicornis from South Africa
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.5A

Species armillata Wahlgren, 1908

Species barnardi (Womersley, H, 1934:461) Paclt, 1959

Lepidocyrtinus cooperi var. barnardi from South Africa
After Womersley H, 1934 Fig.10
Seira (Lepidocyrtinus) barnardi from South Africa
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.6A

Species dayi Yosii, R, 1959:14

Seira (Lepidocyrtinus) dayi from South Africa
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.7A

Species ethiopica Denis, J-R, 1924:255

Sira(sic) ethiopica from Ethiopia
After Denis J-R, 1924 Fig.89

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus subdomesticus Schött, 1926 =?
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus subdomesticus Handschin, 1929



             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus aethiopicus(sic) Handschin, 1929 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus aethiopica(sic) Womersley, H, 1934:463 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus aethiopicus(sic) Womersley, H, 1934:471 ISS

Species indianica (Paliwal & Baijal, 1985)

             Syn.: Seira indianicus(sic) Mandal, GP, 2018:123 ISS

Species laeta (Börner, C in Schultze, 1908:55, s.d.) Denis, J-R, 1924:256

             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus laeta(sic) Womersley, H, 1934:463 ISS

Species mandawerica (Paliwal & Baijal, 1985)

             Syn.: Seira mandawericus(sic) Mandal, GP, 2018:123 ISS

Species voeltzkowi (Börner, 1907) Denis, J-R, 1924:256

            Syn.: Pseudosira Voeltzkowi(sic) Börner, 1907 IOS
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus sp. Denis, 1925


             Syn.: Sira(sic) Voeltzkovi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:256 ISS
             Syn.: Mesira Voeltzkovi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:256 ISS
             Syn.: Mesira Voeltzkovi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:257 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus Voeltzkowi(sic) Delamare Deboutteville, C, 1948:39 nr ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus Voeltzkowi(sic) Delamare Deboutteville, C, 1948:39 ISS
             Syn.: Seira voeltzkovi(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:9 ISS

Subgenus Seira Lubbock, 1870:279 s.s.
  Syn.: Entomobryinae (Squamosae) Mesira Scherbakov, AM, 1898:18
  Syn.: Seirinae Mesira Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:5 ISS
  Syn.: ... Drepanocyrtus Handschin, 1924
  Syn.: ... Drepanocyrtinus Mari Mutt, 1990



Species sp.1 Denis, J-R, 1924:248

Species sp.1a Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 2000:42

Species sp.2 Arbea, JI et Blasco-Zumeta, J, 2001:47

Species sp.3 Kaprus, IJ, Pomorski, RJ, Skarzynski, D et Potapov, MB, 2005:894

Species sp.5 Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2004:588

Species sp.6 Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2004:588

Species sp.7 Zeppelini, D, Bellini, BC, Creao-Duarte, AJ et Hernández, MIM, 2009:1166

Species sp.8 Zeppelini, D, Bellini, BC, Creao-Duarte, AJ et Hernández, MIM, 2009:1166

Species sp.9 Zeppelini, D, Bellini, BC, Creao-Duarte, AJ et Hernández, MIM, 2009:1166

Species sp.10 Zeppelini, D, Bellini, BC, Creao-Duarte, AJ et Hernández, MIM, 2009:1166

Species sp.12 Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:29

Seira sp. 1 from India
After Baquero E & al, 2015 Fig.16

Species sp.13 Janssens F & Gros P, 2015

Seira sp. from Spain
2007.12.24 © Molina, D.
Seira sp. from Hungary
2008.10.26 © Keresztes, G.
Seira sp. from Spain
2009.12.07 © Martinez, F.
Seira sp. from Spain
2010.04.05 © Clavell, J.
Seira sp. from the USA
2013.04.21 © Tamra, F.
Seira sp. from Spain
2013.05.11 © Quijada, E.
Seira sp. from Spain
2013.12.13 © González, C.
Seira sp. from Spain
2014.07.09 © Cerdà, J.
Seira sp. from Spain
2015.01.15 © Molina, F.
Seira sp. from France
2015.03.16 © Ramel, A.
Seira sp. from France
2015.03.16 © Ramel, A.
Seira sp. from Italy
2015.10.10 © Regina, E.
Seira sp. from Italy
2015.10.10 © Regina, E.
Seira sp. from Spain
2015.10.13 © Cerdà, J.
Seira sp. from Spain
2015.10.25 © Rodriguez, F.
Det.: Arbea J.I., 2016.01.05
Seira sp. from France
2016.02.17 © Ramel, A.
Seira sp. from France
2016.02.17 © Ramel, A.
Seira sp. from Italy
2018.04.13 © Regina, E.

Species sp.14 Janssens F, 2016

Seira nr lusitanica from the USA
2016 © Janssens, F.
Modified after da Gama MM, 1964 Fig.58
Seira nr lusitanica from the USA
2007.05.21 © Gross, J.
Seira nr lusitanica from the USA
2007.05.21 © Gross, J.
Seira nr lusitanica from the USA
2007.05.21 © Gross, J.
Seira nr lusitanica from the USA
2007.05.21 © Gross, J.

Species sp.15 Janssens F, 2016

Seira nr dollfusi from the Mediterranean
2016 © Janssens, F.
Modified after da Gama MM, 1964 Fig.58
Seira nr dollfusi from Portugal
2011.05.02 © Jacinto, V.
Seira nr dollfusi from Portugal
With partly removed scale cover
2011.11.13 © Jacinto, V.

  Forma with-short-middorsal-stripe

Seira nr dollfusi from the Mediterranean
2016 © Janssens, F.
Modified after da Gama MM, 1964 Fig.58
Seira nr dollfusi from Portugal
2011.04.dd © Becker, M.
Seira nr dollfusi from Ibiza
2014.10.18 © Beer, R.
Seira nr dollfusi from Ibiza
2015.11.03 © Beer, R.
Seira nr dollfusi from Spain
2017.02.14 © Oliver, S.
Seira nr dollfusi from Ibiza
2017.09.19 © Beer, R.
Seira nr dollfusi from Ibiza
2018.03.17 © Beer, R.

  Forma with-long-middorsal-stripe

Seira nr dollfusi from the Mediterranean
2016 © Janssens, F.
Modified after da Gama MM, 1964 Fig.58
Seira nr dollfusi from Spain
2013.03.23 © Garcia, D.

Species sp.16 Ernesto, MV, Liberal, CN, Ferreira, AS, Alves, ACF, Zeppelini, D, Martins, CF, Pereira-Colavite, A, Creao-Duarte, AJ, Vasconcellos, A, 2018:5

Species sp.17 Ernesto, MV, Liberal, CN, Ferreira, AS, Alves, ACF, Zeppelini, D, Martins, CF, Pereira-Colavite, A, Creao-Duarte, AJ, Vasconcellos, A, 2018:5



Species-group squamoornata Cipola NG, Arbea J, Baquero E, Jordana R, de Morais JW & Bellini BC, 2018
Species burgersi Cipola NG et Arbea J in Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:51

Seira burgersi from Spain
After Burgers A in Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.3B
Seira burgersi from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.3D
Seira burgersi from Spain
Antennae with plumose ant.1+2
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.35A

            Syn.: Seira sp.11 Arbea JI, 2014:il
Dicranocentroides? sp. nov. from Spain
2012.05.17 © Laguna, F.
Dicranocentroides? sp. nov. from Spain
2012.05.17 © Laguna, F.
Dicranocentroides? sp. nov. from Spain
2012.05.17 © Laguna, F.
Dicranocentroides? nr orientalis from Spain
2012.10.26 © Burgers, A.R.J.
Seira sp. nov. from Spain
2014.03.18 © Burgers, A.R.J.
Det.: Arbea, J.
Seira sp. nov. from Spain
With plumose basal antennal segments
2014.03.18 © Burgers, A.R.J.
Det.: Arbea, J.
Seira sp. nov. from Spain
2014.03.18 © Burgers, A.R.J.
Det.: Arbea, J.




Species dollfusi Carl, 1899

             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, JR, 1924:198 ISS
             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:239 ISS
             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:252 ISS
             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:253 ISS
             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:256 ISS
             Syn.: Sira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:258 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus dollfussi(sic) Handschin, E in Dahl, F, 1929:88 ISS
             Syn.: Pseudosira(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 ISS
             Syn.: Pseudosirae(sic) Dollfusi(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus Dollfusi(sic) Denis, JR, 1936:269 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus dollfussi(sic) Obenberger, J, 1955:99 ISS
             Syn.: Seira dollfussi(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:23 ISS
Seira dollfusi from Europe
After Gisin H, 1960 Abb.436
Seira dollfusi from Switzerland
After Gisin H & da Gama MM, 1962 Fig.1

             Syn.: Sira dollfussi(sic) Jacquemart, S, 1976:138 ISS
             Syn.: Seira dollflusi(sic) Fiera, C, 2007:29 ISS
Seira dollfusi from France
2007.05.14 © Lebeaux, P.
Seira dollfusi from Hungary
2008.08.10 © Keresztes, G.
Seira dollfusi from Portugal
2012.10.15 © Murray, A.
Seira dollfusi from Italy
2016.10.02 © Ciao, C.
Seira dollfusi from France
2018.10.20 © Dejoux, P.



Species lusitanica da Gama, MM, 1964:214

Seira lusitanica from Portugal
After da Gama MM, 1964 Fig.58

             Syn.: Seira lusitania(sic) Jacquemart, S, 1973:5 ISS
Seira lusitanica from Portugal
2006 © Almeida, J.
Seira lusitanica from Portugal
2009.02.13 © Almeida, J.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2011.03.06 © Joaquim, F.P.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2012.10.05 © Burgers, A.R.J.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2012.10.11 © Martinez, I.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2014.04.30 © Costan, E.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2014.04.30 © Costan, E.
Seira lusitanica from Spain
2014.04.30 © Costan, E.
Seira lusitanica? from France
2015.05.08 © Fabricius.
Seira lusitanica? from Israel
2016.03.02 © Qassis, A.
Seira lusitanica from Portugal
2019.02.16 © Almeida, J.



Species pallidipes Reuter, OM, 1895:144

            Syn.: Pseudosira(sic) Pillichi(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 =?
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus pillichi Denis, 1941 =?
            Syn.: Pseudosira(sic) pillichi Gisin, 1944 =?
            Syn.: Seira pallidipes f. decolorata Loksa, I et Bogojevic,J, 1970:135


             Syn.: Seira pilladipes(sic) Loksa, I et Bogojevic,J, 1970:134 ISS
             Syn.: Seira pallipes(sic) Hornung, 1986 ISS

Species pinorum Jordana, R et Arbea, JI, 1989:87

            Syn.: Seira pini(sic) Jordana, R et Arbea, JI, 1989:87 IOS
Seira pini(sic) from Spain
After Jordana R & Arbea JI, 1989 Fig.1A
Seira pini(sic) from Spain
After Jordana R & Arbea JI, 1989 Fig.1B

Remark by Janssens, F. 2018.08.23: The etymology refers to 'from a pinus grove (Pinus nigra)'. A grove is a group of pine trees. Therefore the latinisation requires the second declension genitive case plural 'pinorum' ('pini' is singular case).
             Syn.: Seira pini(sic) Ulrich, W et Fiera, C, 2010:909 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:3 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:6 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:14 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:15 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:16 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:33 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:34 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:35 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:36 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:37 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:38 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:39 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:60 ISS
             Syn.: Seira (squamoornata-group) pini(sic) Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:61 ISS
Seira pini(sic) from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2E
Seira pini(sic) from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2F
Seira pini(sic) from Spain
Pale colour form
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2G





Species saxatilis Gisin, H et da Gama, MM, 1962:787

Seira saxatilis from Switzerland
After Gisin H & da Gama MM, 1962 Fig.2
            Syn.: Sira(sic) dollfusi Carl, 1901 partim



             Syn.: Seira sexatilis(sic) Stach, J, 1967:405 ISS
             Syn.: Seira sexatilis(sic) Pfliegler, WP et Janssens, F, 2016:203 ISS

Species squamoornata (Scherbakov, AM, 1898:18) Stach, J, 1955:156

Mesira squamoornata from Russia
After Scherbakov AM, 1898 Table III Fig.25

             Syn.: Sira(sic) obscuriventris Denis, J-R, 1924:239 ISS
Sira(sic) obscuriventris from Algeria
After Denis J-R, 1924 Fig.58-right
Sira(sic) obscuriventris from Algeria
After Denis J-R, 1924 Fig.58-left

             Syn.: Pseudosira squamoornata-obscuriventris(sic) Handschin, E, 1942:444 ISS
             Syn.: Seira squamoornata f. obsuriventris(sic) Altner, H, 1960:140 ISS
             Syn.: Pseudosira evansii(sic) Handschin, E, 1942:401 ISS
            Syn.: Pseudosira squamoornata f. principalis Handschin, E, 1942:401
            Syn.: Seira squamoornata f. principalis Stach, J, 1967:394
            Syn.: Mesira laeta Salmon, 1956
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus incertus Paclt, 1959
            Syn.: Seira gridellii Altner, H, 1960:137,si
            Syn.: Seira dollfusi Handschin, 1942
Seira dollfusi from Malta
Well coloured specimen
After Stach J, 1967 Pl.XXXI Fig.1
Seira dollfusi from Malta
Weakly coloured specimen
After Stach J, 1967 Pl.XXXI Fig.2




Seira squamoornata from Poland
After Stach J., 1955 Fig.475
             Syn.: Seira squamornata(sic) Gisin, H et da Gama, MM, 1962:786 ISS
             Syn.: Seira squamornata(sic) Palissa, A in Brohmer, P, Ehrmann, P et Ulmer, G, 1964:219 ISS
             Syn.: Seira squamornata(sic) Rusek, J in Dlabola, J, 1977:15 ISS
             Syn.: Seira squamornata(sic) Negri, I, Pellecchia, M et Fanciulli, PP, 2005:10 ISS

Species-group species to be placed in groups


Species addoensis Coates, 1968

Species agadesi Jacquemart, S, 1974:19

Species alba Jacquemart, S, 1980:10

Species algira Jacquemart, S, 1974:15

Species americana Jacquemart, S, 1980:12

Species andensis Jacquemart, S, 1980:15

Species annela Coates, 1968

             Syn.: Seira anncla(sic) Greenslade, P, 1997-:www0312 ISS

Species annulata (Handschin, 1927) Mari Mutt, JA & Bellinger, PF, 1990:102

Species annulipes (Handschin, 1929) Jacquemart, S, 1974:7

Species annulosa (Wahlgren, E, 1906:13) Denis, J-R, 1924:245

Species anterocoerulea Delamare Deboutteville, C, 1945:34

Species arenicola Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2008:47

Seira arenicola from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2008 Fig.2A.

Species armata Carpenter, 1934

Species arunachala Mitra, SK, 1976:143

Seira arunachala from India
After Mitra SK, 1976 Fig.1A

             Syn.: Seira arunchala(sic) Yoshii, R et Suhardjono, YR, 1989:37 ISS
Seira arunachala from India
After Mandal GP & Hazra AK, 2009 Fig.39a



Species atlantica Negri, I, Pellecchia, M et Fanciulli, PP, 2005:2

Seira atlantica from Morocco
After Negri I & al, 2005 Fig.2A
            Syn.: Seira sp. Ellis, WN, 1976:315 =?



Species atrolutea (Arlé, 1939) Mari Mutt, JA & Bellinger, PF, 1990:102

Species barrai Cipola NG et Baquero E in Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:39

Seira barrai from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.3C

Species beeri Jacquemart, 1980:10

Species betica Cipola NG et Arbea J in Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:44

Seira nr dollfusi from Spain
2018.04.02 © Oliver, S.
Seira betica from Spain
After Burgers A in Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.3A
Seira betica from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.3E

Species bidenticulata Ritter, 1911

Species bipunctata (Packard, AS, 1873:37) Simberloff, 1976

            Syn.: Seira packardi Schött, 1896 =?
            Syn.: Seira mexicana Folsom, 1898 =?
            Syn.: Seira domestica f. colorata Maynard, 1951 =?


Seira bipunctata from the USA
After Mari Mutt JA, 1987 Fig.8

             Syn.: Seira buoybctata(sic) Cepeda & Whitford, 1990 ISS
             Syn.: Seira bipuncta(sic) Poole, RW in Poole, RW et Gentili, P, 1997:46 ISS
Seira bipunctata from the USA Texas
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.756A
Seira bipunctata from the USA Florida
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.756B
Seira bipunctata from the USA Nebraska
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.756C

Seira bipunctata from the USA
2006 © Babin, P.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2006 © Babin, P.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2006 © Babin, P.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2007.03.03 © Montgomery, G.
Seira bipunctata from the USA, juvenile
2007.04.29 © Babin, P.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2008.06.25 © Montgomery, G.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2009.01.03 © Quinn, M.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2009.01.03 © Quinn, M.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2010.03.27 © Montgomery, G.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2010.04.13 © Loser, I.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2011.07.06 © Montgomery, G.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2011.10.08 © Hart, J.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
Abdominal scales
2012.03.21 © Bockhoven, A.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2013.05.21 © Liberta, A.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2016.03.30 © Cret, I.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2016.09.12 © Hart, J.
Seira bipunctata from the USA
2016.10.17 © Hart, J.



Species blanca Mari Mutt, JA, 1986:148

Seira blanca from Puerto Rica
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.36

Species blatteatus Yosii, 1959

Species boccensis Delamare Deboutteville, 1948

Species boneti Denis, 1948

Species brasiliana (Arlé, 1939) Salmon, JT, 1964:500

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus subannulata Denis, 1933 =?
            Syn.: Pseudosira brasiliana var. marginata Arlé, 1939


Seira brasiliana from Puerto Rica
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.24
Seira brasiliana from Puerto Rica
3rd leg with dark spot on femur
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.29
Seira brasiliana from the USA
2014.12.19 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira brasiliana from the USA
2015.03.04 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira brasiliana from the USA
2015.03.04 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira brasiliana from the USA
Descaled specimen
2015.12.30 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira brasiliana from the USA
2016.01.07 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira brasiliana from the USA
2017.01.13 © Snyder, S.L.

Species brevidentata Denis, J-R, 1924:245

Sira(sic) flavovirens var. brevidentata from Ethiopia
After Denis J-R, 1924 Fig.72

Species calolepis Börner, 1903

Species camgiangensis Nguyen, 2001

Species caparti Jacquemart, S, 1980:13

             Syn.: Seira carpati(sic) Barra, J-A, 2004:405 ISS

Species capensis (Womersley, H, 1934:462) Paclt, 1959

Lepidocyrtinus capensis from South Africa
After Womersley H, 1934 Fig.11
Seira (Seira) capensis from South Africa
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.12C

Species caerucinerea Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:490

Seira caerucinerea from Brazil
After Cipola NG & al, 2014 Fig.1

Species chimu Jacquemart, S, 1980:18

Species cinerea Yosii, 1966

Species colorata (Denis, 1931) Mari Mutt, JA, 1986:147

Species cooperi Handschin, 1929

Species coppoisi Jacquemart, 1975 in Peck SB & Jacquemart J, 2011:2 u

Species coroatensis Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2015:209

Seira coroatensis from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2015 Fig.1

Species cryptica Mari Mutt, JA, 1987:126

Seira cryptica from the USA
After Mari Mutt JA, 1987 Fig.12
            Syn.: Seira bipunctata Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1980:925 partim


Species dagamae Dallai, R, 1973:523

            Syn.: Seira dagmae(sic) Dallai, R, 1973:523 IOS
Seira dagamae from Italy
After Dallai R, 1973 Fig.11a



Species damerella Coates, 1968

Species debruyni Jacquemart, S, 1974:19

Species delamarei Jacquemart, S, 1980:13

Species desapercibida Soto-Adames, 2002

             Syn.: Seira desapercebida(sic) Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:494 ISS

Species deserti Jacquemart, S, 1974:11

Species devriesi Jacquemart, 1974 in Peck SB & Jacquemart J, 2011:2 u

Species diamantinae Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2015:215

Seira diamantinae from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2015 Fig.6

Species dinizi da Gama, MM, 1988:77

Seira dinizi from the Canary Islands
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2B

Species domestica (Nicolet, H, 1842:76) Lubbock, J, 1870:279, t.t., B

Degeeria domestica from Switzerland
After Nicolet H., 1842 Pl.8 Fig.11
            Syn.: Isotoma cursitans Bourlet, C, 1839:403
            Syn.: Isotoma fænestrarum(sic) Bourlet, C, 1839:403
             Syn.: Isotoma fenestrarum(sic) Gervais in Walckenaër, 1844 ISS
             Syn.: Degeeria fenestrarum(sic) Nicolet, H, 1847:370 ISS
             Syn.: Degeeria fenestrarum(sic) Lubbock, J, 1873:165,si ISS
             Syn.: Entomobrya fenestrarum(sic) Brook, G, 1884:271 ISS
            Syn.: Podura plumbea de Geer
            Syn.: Degeeria elongata Nicolet, H, 1842:73
            Syn.: Degeeria erudita Nicolet, H, 1842:74
            Syn.: Podura speckled McIntire, SJ, 1867:54
Degeeria nigromaculata the UK
After McIntire SJ, 1867 Fig.41
After McIntire SJ, 1868
Degeeria nigromaculata from the UK
Scale
After McIntire SJ, 1867 Fig.43
After McIntire SJ, 1868
Degeeria nigromaculata from the UK
Damaged scale
After McIntire SJ, 1867 Fig.44
After McIntire SJ, 1868
Degeeria nigromaculata from the UK
Scale surface markings
After McIntire SJ, 1867 Fig.45
After McIntire SJ, 1868
Degeeria nigromaculata from the UK
Scale surface markings in oblique and direct light
After McIntire SJ, 1867 Fig.49,50
After McIntire SJ, 1868

            Syn.: Degeeria nigromaculata McIntire, SJ, 1868:74
            Syn.: Sira(sic) trouessarti Moniez, 1890
            Syn.: Cyphodeirus(sic) longicornis Parona, 1895
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus gridellii Denis, 1938
             Syn.: Seira gridelli(sic) Gisin, H et da Gama, MM, 1962:794 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus gridelli(sic) Barra, J-A, 2010:586 ISS
            Syn.: Seira rosei Rapoport & Rubio, 1968




Seira domestica from the UK
After Lubbock J, 1873 Pl.21
Seira domestica from the UK
After Beck J in Lubbock J, 1873 Pl.70
Degeeria domestica from the UK
Spherules in crushed scale; x2000; thick cover glass
After Beamont EB & Royston-Pigott, 1873
Degeeria domestica from the UK
Spherules in crushed scale; x2000; thick cover glass
After Beamont EB & Royston-Pigott, 1873
Seira domestica from Switzerland
After Gisin H & da Gama MM, 1962 Fig.3
Seira domestica from the UK
2005 © Hopkin, S.P.
Seira domestica from Belgium
2006 © Vuijlsteke, M.
Seira domestica from the UK
2007.07.30 © Barton, T.
Seira domestica from the UK
2007.07.30 © Barton, T.
Seira domestica from Belgium
2007.08.07 © Vandervoort, H.
Seira domestica from Croatia
2008.05.29 © Keresztes, G.
Seira domestica from the USA
2008.06.29 © Nanz, S.
Seira domestica from Belgium
2008.07.03 © Ferreri, G.
Seira domestica from France
2008.08.25 © Lefebvre, V.
Seira domestica from Belgium
2010.09.09 © Windmolders, K.
Seira domestica from France
2013.08.20 © Quintin, C.
Seira domestica from the UK
2013.12.20 © Barton, T.
Seira nr domestica from France
2016.03.28 © Fabricius.
Seira domestica from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2A
Seira domestica from Australia
2018.02.14 © Vale, E.
Seira domestica from Australia
Large apically rounded scales
2018.02.14 © Vale, E.
Seira domestica from Spain
2018.02.18 © Tizon, J.

Species dori Gruia, Poliakov & Broza, 2000

Species dowlingi (Wray, 1953) Massoud & Thibaud, 1980

            Syn.: Seira caheni Jacquemart, S, 1976:149
Seira caheni from Puerto Rica
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.1
Seira caheni from Puerto Rica
Dark specimen
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.4
Seira caheni from Puerto Rica
Very dark specimen
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.9




             Syn.: Drepanocyrtus dowlingeri(sic) Thibaud & Massoud, 1980 ISS
             Syn.: Seira dowlongi(sic) Barra, J-A, 2004:403 ISS

Species dubia Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1980:927


Seira dubia from the USA Texas
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.757A
Seira dubia from the USA Texas
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.757B
Seira dubia from the USA
2014.06.10 © Grosse, A.
Seira dubia from the USA
2014.06.10 © Grosse, A.
Seira dubia from the USA
Only first 3 antennal segments scaled
2014.06.10 © Grosse, A.

Species eidmanni (Stach, 1935) Salmon, JT, 1964:502

             Syn.: Seira eidmani(sic) Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 2000:46 ISS
             Syn.: Seira edmanni(sic) Castaño-Meneses, G, Palacios-Vargas, JG, Delabie, JHC, de Jesus-Santos, R et Mariano, CSF, 2014:1863 ISS
             Syn.: Seira edmanni(sic) Castaño-Meneses, G, Palacios-Vargas, JG et do Carmo, AFR, 2015:393 ISS
             Syn.: Seira edmanni(sic) Castaño-Meneses, G, Palacios-Vargas, JG, Delabie, JHC, Zeppelini, D et Mariano, CSF, 2017:740 ISS

Species eleana Coates, 1968

Species elegans (Schött, H, 1893:11) Yosii, R, 1959:13

Pseudosira(sic) elegans from Cameroun
After Schött H, 1893 Taf.II Fig.9

Species elisae Gers & Deharveng, 1985

Species evansi (Brown, JM, 1926:210)

            Syn.: Pseudosira evansii(sic) Brown, JM, 1926:210 IOS
Pseudosira evansii(sic) from Mesopotamia
After Brown JM, 1926 Fig.20.



Species faironi Jacquemart, S, 1974:22

Species falcifer (Schäffer, C, 1898:416) Gisin, H, 1960:234

Species fasciata (Schött, 1925) Yayuk, RS (sic), 1989:9

Species ferrarii Parona, 1888:9

            Syn.: Sira(sic) banyulensis Denis, JR, 1924:198
             Syn.: Seira banylensis(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:23 ISS
Seira ferrarii from Italy
"Pigmentazione tipo banyulensis"
After Dallai R & Ferrari R, 1971 Fig.Ie
Descaled specimen

             Syn.: Seira banuylensis(sic) Barra, J-A, 2004:400 ISS
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus italicus Cassagnau & Delamare Deboutteville, 1953
Seira italica from Malta
After Stach J, 1967 Pl.XXXII Fig.1
Descaled specimen
Seira italica from Malta
After Stach J, 1967 Pl.XXXII Fig.2
Descaled specimen


            Syn.: Seira arenaria da Gama, 1966
Seira ferrarii from Malta
After Stach J, 1967 Pl.XXXII Fig.6
Descaled specimen
Seira ferrarii from Italy
"Pigmentazione tipo arenaria"
After Dallai R & Ferrari R, 1971 Fig.Id
Descaled specimen

            Syn.: Seira petrae Jacquemart, S, 1973:8
            Syn.: Seira ferruginea Cipola, NG, Arbea, J, Baquero, E, Jordana, R, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:28



Seira (s. str.) ferrarii from Spain
After Yosii R, 1959 Fig.13A
Descaled specimen
Seira ferrarii from Italy
After Dallai R & Ferrari R, 1971 Fig.Ia-c
Descaled specimen

             Syn.: Sira(sic) ferrari(sic) Dallai, R et Ferrari, R, 1971:131 ISS
             Syn.: Seira ferrari(sic) da Gama, MM, 1988:77 ISS
             Syn.: Seira ferraii(sic) Tosi, L et Parisi, V, 1990:279 ISS
Seira nr ferrarii from Spain
2014.12.18 © Baquero, E.
Seira nr ferrarii from Spain
2014.12.18 © Baquero, E.
Seira ferrarii from France
2015.12.06 © Gros, P.
Det.: Arbea JI, 2016.03.01
Seira ferrarii from France
2015.12.21 © Gros, P.
Det.: Arbea JI, 2016.03.01
Seira ferrarii from France
2015.12.21 © Gros, P.
Det.: Arbea JI, 2016.03.01
Seira ferrarii from Spain
After Rodriguez F in Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2C
Seira ferrarii from Spain
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2D
Seira ferrarii from France
2018.09.07 © Dejoux, P.



Species ferruinea

Species flagellata (Wahlgren, E, 1906:16) Denis, J-R, 1924:246

Species flavescens Womersley, 1928

Species flavovirens (Börner, 1903) Denis, J-R, 1924:245

            Syn.: Pseudosira grisea Yosii, R, 1959:18 =?
            Syn.: Pseudosira grisea var. annulata Yosii, R, 1959:19 =?
            Syn.: Seira (Seira) flavovirens f. principalis Yosii, R, 1959:19


             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtus) flavovireus(sic) Wahlgren, E, 1906:14 ISS

Species frater (Bonet, 1934) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 1980:927

Species fulva (Schött, 1896) Schött, 1898

Species fuscopicta Schäffer, C, 1898:412

Seira (Austroseira) fuscopicta from Indonesia
After Yoshii R & Suhardjno YR, 1992 Fig.15A

Species galapagoensis Jacquemart, S, 1976:151

Species glabra Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2013:343

Seira glabra from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2013 Fig.1
Seira glabra from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2013 Fig.2

Species gobalezai Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1992:265

             Syn.: Seira gobalezi(sic) Bernard, EC, Soto-Adames, FN et Wynne, JJ, 2015:253 ISS

Species goffineti Jacquemart, S, 1980:15

Species gorgo Fernando, 1960

Species graeca Ellis, WN, 1966:142

Seira pillichi ssp. graeca from Greece
After Ellis WN, 1966 Fig.2a
            Syn.: Seira ferrarii Ellis, WN, 1974:128


Species grandjeani Jacquemart, 1980:1

Species grisea Womersley, H, 1934:459

Pseudosira grisea from South Africa
After Womersley H, 1934 Fig.9b
            Syn.: Pseudosira grisea var. annulata Womersley, H, 1934:460
            Syn.: Pseudosira grisea f. principalis Womersley, H, 1934:460


Species hanssensi Jacquemart, S, 1980:3

Species harena Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2014:144

Seira harena from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2014 Fig.10A

Species hazrai Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2014:1580

Seira hazrai from the Himalayas
After Baquero E & al, 2014 Fig.14
Seira hazrai from the Himalayas
Pale colour form
After Baquero E & al, 2014 Fig.15

Species humberti Barra, J-A, 2004:302

Species inca Jacquemart, 1980:2

Species incerta (Handschin, 1926) Yosii, R, 1959:22

             Syn.: Seira incertus(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:22 ISS
             Syn.: Seira squamoornata f. incertus(sic) Altner, H, 1960:140 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus insertus(sic) Tawfik & al., 1975 ISS

Species incolorata (Wahlgren, E, 1906:8) Denis, 1923

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtinus) domesticus Börner, 1903
            Syn.: Sira(sic) dollfusi var. pallens Denis, 1923
             Syn.: Sira(sic) dollfusi var. pallida(sic) Denis, 1941 ISS
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtoides) tunetanus Stach, J, 1924:116
Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtoides) tunetanus from Tunis
After Stach J, 1924 Taf.I Fig.14


             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtoides) tunesianus(sic) Stach, J, 1924:108 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus tuneatus(sic) Handschin, 1928 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus tuneatus(sic) Womersley, H, 1934:471 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus tuneatus(sic) Gisin, 1944 ISS
             Syn.: Seira tuneata(sic) Gisin, H, 1960:237,sd ISS
             Syn.: Seira tuneata(sic) Thibaud & Massoud, 1980 ISS
            Syn.: Seira pallida Handschin, E, 1942:401



Species indica (Ritter, 1911) Yosii, 1966

            Syn.: Drepanura punctata Ritter, 1911 =?
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus unifasciatus Denis, JR, 1936:269
Lepidocyrtinus unifasciatus from India
After Denis JR, 1936 Fig.27


            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus unifasciatus Yosii, 1966 =?
            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus unifasciatus Mandal, GP et Hazra, AK, 2009:39



Seira indica from India
After Mandal GP & Hazra AK, 2009 Fig.40a
Seira cf indica from India
After Yadav RS et al, 2018 Fig.1

Species indra Imms, 1912

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus taeniatoides Yosii, R, 1977:161


Species infrequens Barra, J-A et van Harten, A, 2009:46

Seira infrequens from the USA
After Barra J-A & van Harten A, 2009 Fig.8

Species insalahi Jacquemart, S, 1974:13

Species istriana (Latzel, R, 1917:244) Gisin, H, 1960:237, s.d.i

Species jacquemarti Barra, J-A, 2004:296

Species jaegerskioeldi (Wahlgren, E, 1906:10)

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtus) jægerskioeldi(sic) Wahlgren, E, 1906:10 IOS

Species jiboiensis Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2014:132

Seira jiboiensis from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2014 Fig.2A

Species kaniskha Yosii & Ashraf, 1965

Species katangae Jacquemart, S, 1980:9

Species keethumensis Paliwal & Baijal, 1985

Species knowltoni (Wray, 1953) Muzzio, 1984

Seira knowltoni from the USA
From Arizona Pima Co.
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.758A
Seira knowltoni from the USA
From Arizona Gila Co.
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.758B
Seira knowltoni from the USA
From Utah
After Christiansen K & Bellinger P, 1998 Fig.758C
             Syn.: Seira knowtoni(sic) Palacios-Vargas, JG, Castaño-Meneses, G et Gómez-Anaya, JA, 1998:49 ISS
Seira knowltoni from the USA
2015.01.05 © Snyder, S.L.
Seira knowltoni from the USA
2015.07.20 © Edmonds, M.
Seira knowltoni from the USA
2016.02.20 © Vitanza, S.



Species lateralis Yosii, 1966

Species lelo Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1992:265

Species lepidochaetosa Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:152

Seira lepidochaetosa from Madagascar
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.2

Species lesnei Denis, J-R, 1924:253

            Syn.: Sira(sic) Lesnei(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:253 IOS
             Syn.: Seira lensei(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:22 ISS



Species leucopus Davies, 1935

Species lindei Coates, 1968

Species longicornis Parona, 1895

Species maclaudi Denis, J-R, 1924:242

            Syn.: Sira(sic) Maclaudi(sic) Denis, J-R, 1924:242 IOS
Sira(sic) Maclaudi(sic) from Guinee
After Denis J-R, 1924 Fig.61

             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus Maclaudi(sic) Delamare Deboutteville, C, 1945:35 ISS




Species mantis Zeppelini, D et Bellini, BC, 2006:28

Species manukio Soto-Adames FN, Bernard EC & Wynne JJ in Bernard EC, Soto-Adames FN & Wyne JJ, 2015:250

Seira manukio from Rapa Nui
After Bernard EC & al, 2015 Fig.7D

Species marephila Coates, 1968

Species marginata (Handschin, 1920) Yayuk, RS (sic), 1989:9

Species maroccana Negri, I, Pellecchia, M et Fanciulli, PP, 2005:6

Seira maroccana from Morocco
After Negri I & al, 2005 Fig.2B

Species mataraquensis Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2008:45

Seira mataraquensis from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2008 Fig.1A.

Species matarsiosa Jacquemart, 1974:7

Species mathewsi Coates, 1968

Species melloi (Arlé, 1939) Mari Mutt & Bellinger, 1990:105

Species mendoncae Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2008:724

            Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2008:724 IOS
Seira mendoncea(sic) from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2008 Fig.1
Seira mendoncea(sic) from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2008 Fig.2




             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2009:269 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:550 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:403 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Abrantes, EA, Bellini, BC, Bernardo, AN, Fernandes, LH, Mendonça, MC, Oliveira, EP, Queiroz, GC, Sautter, KD, Silveira, TC et Zeppelini, D, 2012:11 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:147 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2014:131 ISS
             Syn.: Seira mendoncea(sic) Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:27 ISS



Species metafemurata Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:165

Seira metafemurata from Madagascar
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.12A

Species metala Coates, 1968

Species metarsiosa Coates, 1968

Species mexicana Folsom, 1898

            Syn.: Seira variabilis Börner, 1906


Species meyerae (Coates, 1969) Soto-Adames & al, 2008

Species mirianae Arlé & Guimaraes, 1981

Species munroi (Paclt, 1959) Jacquemart, 1973:10

Species musarum Ridley, 1890

Species nagatai Yosii, R, 1959:19

Species nicoya Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1988:237

Species nidarensis Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2014:1577

Seira nidarensis from the Himalayas
After Baquero E & al, 2014 Fig.12

Species nigeri Jacquemart, S, 1974:28

Species nigrans (Arlé, R, 1960:174) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 2000:66

Species nunezae Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 2000:66

             Syn.: Seira nunezi(sic) Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 2000:39 ISS

Species nyassica (Börner, 1903) Yosii, R, 1959:13

Species oceanica Yosii, 1960

Species oligomacrochaeta Nguyen, 2001

Species oligoseta Lee & Park, 1989

Species packardi (Schött, 1896) Schött, 1898

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus parckardi(sic) Schött, 1896 IOS


             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus Packardi(sic) Stach, J, 1924:118 ISS
             Syn.: Seira pakardi(sic) Palacios-Vargas, 1983 ISS



Species pallens Börner, C in Schultze, 1908:53

Species pallescens Denis, 1948

Species pallida Börner, 1907

Species pallida2 Brown, 1926

Species pallida3 Delamare Deboutteville, 1953

Species paraibensis Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2009:267

Seira paraibensis from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2009 Fig.1
Seira paraibensis from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2009 Fig.2A

Species paranensis (Stach, 1935) Mari Mutt, JA & Bellinger, PF, 1990:106

Species paucisetosa Jacquemart, S, 1980:12

Species paulae Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:156

Seira paulae from Brazil
After Cipola NG, de Morais JW & Bellini BC, 2014 Fig.22
             Syn.: Seira paula(sic) Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:27 ISS


Species pectinifera Jacquemart, S(+), 1980:4

Species personata Denis, 1948

             Syn.: Seira personatus(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:22 ISS

Species pihulu Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 1992:268

Species pillichi (Stach, J, 1930:299) Gisin, H, 1960:237 s.d.i.

            Syn.: Pseudosira(sic) Pillichi(sic) Stach, J, 1930:299 IOS
             Syn.: Seira pillichia(sic) Jacquemart, S et Jacques, J-M, 1980:10 ISS



Species polysperes Barra, J-A, 2004:294

Species potiguara Bellini, Fernandes & Zeppelini, 2010

Species prabhooi Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:26

Seira prabhooi from India
After Baquero E & al, 2015 Fig.13-14

Species praiana Bellini, Fernandes & Zeppelini, 2010

Species primaria Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2014:139

Seira primaria from Brazil
After Godeiro NN & Bellini BC, 2014 Fig.6A

Species prodiga (Arlé, R, 1960:171) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 2000:70

            Syn.: Seira xinguensis Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2009:270 =?


Species pseudoannulata Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2008:49

Seira pseudoannulata from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2008 Fig.3A.

Species pseudocoerulea Denis, J-R, 1924:244

            Syn.: Sira(sic) coerulea Denis, J-R, 1924:243


Species pulchella (Wahlgren, E, 1906:9)

Species pulchra (Handschin, 1924) Yosii, R, 1959:22

             Syn.: Seira pulcher(sic) Yosii, R, 1959:22 ISS
             Syn.: Seira pulcher(sic) Mari Mutt, JA et Bellinger, PF, 1990:106 ISS
             Syn.: Seira pulcher(sic) Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2009:269 ISS
             Syn.: Seira pulcher(sic) Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2014:132 ISS

Species punctata (Ritter, 1911)

            Syn.: Entomobrya coeruleopicta Schött, H, 1917:17 =?


Species punica Jacquemart, S, 1974:10

Species purpurea Schött, H, 1891:17

Sira(sic) purpurea from the USA
After Schött H, 1891 Taf.IV Fig.1
            Syn.: Seira knowltoni Christiansen, K et Bellinger, P, 2000:48



Species queenslandiae (Womersley, H, 1935:216) Greenslade, P in Houston, WWK, 1994:101

Lepidocyrtinus queenslandiae from Australia
After Womersley H, 1935 Fig.5a
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus queenslandica(sic) Womersley, 1939 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus queenslandica(sic) Womersley, H, 1942:28 ISS


Species reichenspergeri (Handschin, 1924) Mari Mutt & Bellinger, 1990:106

             Syn.: Seira reinchenspergeri(sic) Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:155 ISS

Species reinhardi (Mills, HB, 1931:9) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 1980:927

Species ritae Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:403

Seira ritae from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2011 Fig.1
Seira ritae from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2011 Fig.2

Species rosei Denis, 1925

Species rykei Coates, 1968

Species sacchii Parisi, V, 1969:817

Species saipanensis Uchida, 1944

Species sanaaensis Barra, J-A, 2004:304

Species schaefferi (Schött, 1901) Gapud, 1971

             Syn.: Lepidocyrtus Schäfferi(sic) Stach, J, 1924:118 ISS
             Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus Schäfferi(sic) Denis, JR, 1936:270 ISS
Seira (Austroseira) schaefferi from Indonesia
After Yoshii R & Suhardjno YR, 1992 Fig.14A



Species semicaerulea Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2018:159

Seira semicaerulea ♀ from Madagascar
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.7A
Seira semicaerulea ♂ from Madagascar
After Cipola NG & al, 2018 Fig.7B

Species setapartita (Salmon, JT, 1944:160)

Species simbalwaraensis Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:28

            Syn.: Seira simbalwaraii(sic) Baquero E et Jordana R in Baquero, E, Mandal, G et Jordana, R, 2015:28 IOS
Seira simbalwaraii(sic) from India
After Baquero E & al, 2015 Fig.15



Species socotrae Barra, J-A, 2004:402

Species stachi Loksa, 1990

Species steinmetzi (Wray, 1953) Poole, RW in Poole, RW & Gentili, P, 1997:46

            Syn.: Seira distincta Mari Mutt, JA, 1986:147
Seira distincta from Puerto Rica
After Mari Mutt JA, 1986 Fig.21




Species subannulata (Denis, 1933) Thibaud & Massoud, 1980

Species subdomestica Denis, J-R, 1924:249

Species taeniata (Handschin, 1925) Yoshii, R & Suhardjono, YR, 1989:37

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtinus taeniatoides Yosii, 1955
            Syn.: Seira iricolor Yosii & Ashraf, 1964
             Syn.: Seira irricolor(sic) Yoshii, R et Suhardjono, YR, 1989:37 ISS
             Syn.: Seira irricolor(sic) Yoshii, R, 1990:537 ISS
            Syn.: Seira terrestris Gapud, 1971
            Syn.: Drepanocyrtus terrestris Yoshii, R et Suhardjono, YR, 1989:37 =?
            Syn.: Seira arunchala Yoshii, R et Suhardjono, YR, 1989:37 =?
            Syn.: Seira delamarei Yoshii, R, 1990:537


Species termitophila (Delamare Deboutteville, 1948) Soto-Adames & al, 2008

Species terrestris (Folsom, JW, 1932:69) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 1992:270

            Syn.: Entomobrya lactea Folsom, JW, 1932:65


Species thailandica Yosii, 1961

Species tigridica Rusek, 1981

Species timiae Jacquemart, S(+), 1980:1

Species timorensis Yoshii, R et Suhardjono, YR, 1992:78

Seira timorensis from Indonesia
After Yoshii R & Suhardjono YR, 1992 Fig.2A

Species tinguira Cipola NG et Bellini BC in Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW et Bellini, BC, 2014:149

Seira tinguira from Brazil
After Cipola NG, de Morais JW & Bellini BC, 2014 Fig.2

Species tongiorgii Tosi, L et Parisi, V, 1990:278

             Syn.: Seira tongiorgi(sic) Tosi, L et Parisi, V, 1990:280 ISS
             Syn.: Seira tongirgii(sic) Tosi, L et Parisi, V, 1990:280 ISS
Seira tongiorgii? from Spain
2012.08.01 © Martinez, I.
Seira ferrarii from Spain
2014.08.20 © Campo, Be.
Det.: Arbea JI, 2016.01.05
Seira ferrarii from Spain
2014.11.07 © Campo, Be.
Det.: Arbea JI, 2016.01.05



Species traegaardhi (Wahlgren, E, 1906:11) Gisin, 1960:?

            Syn.: Lepidocyrtus (Lepidocyrtus) trægaardhi(sic) Wahlgren, E, 1906:11 IOS

Species tsikama Coates, 1968

Species urbana Nguyen, 2001

Species uwei Barra, J-A, 2010:588

Seira uwei from Tunesia
After Barra J-A, 2010 Fig.1A

Species vanderheydeni Jacquemart, S, 1974:15

Species vaneedeni Coates, 1968

Species vanharteni Barra, J-A, 2004:405

Species willemi Jacquemart, S, 1980:3

Species xinguensis (Arlé, R, 1960:174) Christiansen, K & Bellinger, P, 2000:73

Seira xinguensis from Brazil
Head with dark line
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2009 Fig.4H

Species yemenensis Barra, J-A, 2004:300

             Syn.: Seira yemensis(sic) Zeppelini, D et de Lima, ECA, 2012:42 ISS



Genus Tyrannoseira Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:547 key  key

  Syn.: Seirinae Tyranonoseira(sic) Cipola, NG, de Morais, JW, Godeiro, NN et Bellini, BC, 2019:201 ISS

Species bicolorcornuta (Bellini, BC, Pais, AP & Zeppelini, D, 2009:40) Bellini, BC & Zeppelini, D, 2011:547

Seira bicolorcornuta from Brazil
After Bellini BC et al., 2009 Fig.2
Tyrannoseira bicolorcornuta ♀ from Brazil
Typical
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1B
Tyrannoseira bicolorcornuta ♀ from Brazil
Slightly depigmented
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1C
Tyrannoseira bicolorcornuta ♀ from Brazil
Dried to critical point
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1D

Species diabolica Bellini, BC et Godeiro, NN, 2012:81

Tyrannoseira diabolica from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Godeiro BC, 2012 Fig.1
Tyrannoseira diabolica ♀ from Brazil
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1E

Species gladiata Zeppelini, D et de Lima, ECA, 2012:36

Tyrannoseira gladiata from Brazil
After Zeppelini D & de Lima ECA, 2012 Fig.1

Species raptora (Zeppelini, D & Bellini, BC, 2006:22) Bellini, BC & Zeppelini, D, 2011:547, t.t.

            Syn.: Seira sp.1 Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2004:588


Tyrannoseira raptora ♂ from Brazil
Males grabbing eachothers frontlegs fighting
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2011 Fig.3A
Tyrannoseira raptora ♂ from Brazil
Profemur with stout spines
2012 © Zeppelini, D.
Tyrannoseira raptora ♂ from Brazil
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1A

Species sex Bellini, BC et Zeppelini, D, 2011:553

Tyrannoseira sex from Brazil
After Bellini BC & Zeppelini D, 2011 Fig.4A
Tyrannoseira sex ♂ from Brazil
After Cipola NG & al, 2019 Fig.1F

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