Original paper

Description of two new subspecies of Virpazaria pageti Gittenberger 1969 from Croatia (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Spelaeodiscidae)

Reischütz, Peter L.; Tamol, Vesna; Subai, Peter

Abstract

Based on their characteristic shell morphology, two subspecies of Virpazaria (V.) pageti Gittenberger 1969 (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Spelaeodiscidae) from Croatia are described as new to science: Virpazaria (Virpazaria) pageti kleteckii n. subsp. and Virpazaria (Virpazaria) pageti alexanderi n. subsp. This is the first evidence of the presence of this genus in Croatia.

Kurzfassung

Es werden zwei Unterarten von Virpazaria (V.) pageti Gittenberger 1969 (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Spelaeodiscidae) aus Kroatien anhand des Geh?uses neu beschrieben: Virpazaria (Virpazaria) pageti kleteckii n. subsp. und Virpazaria (Virpazaria) pageti alexanderi n. subsp. Es handelt sich um Neunachweise der Gattung Virpazaria f?r Kroatien.

Keywords

taxonomyvirpazariacroatianew subspeciesfirst records