Golovatch S.I.1, Schileyko Ark.A.2, Mikhailov K.G.2 2022. The myriapodological legacy of Vyacheslav Stepanovich Muralewicz (1881–1942?) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.31. No.1: 92–97 [in English].

1 Institute for Problems of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospekt 33, Moscow 119071 Russia. E-mail: sgolovatch@yandex.ru

2 Zoological Museum of the Lomonosov State University, Bolshaya Nikitskaya Str., 2, Moscow 125009 Russia. E-mails: schileyko1965@gmail.com ; mikhailov2000@gmail.com

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.31.1.19

ABSTRACT. A brief biographic account is presented for Russian myriapodologist V.S. Muralewicz who worked much of his life, between 1908 and 1929, at the Zoological Museum of the Moscow University. Altogether, he published 16 research papers (+ one rectification) on the taxonomy, faunistics and biology of Myriapoda, mainly Chilopoda from Russia and the Caucasus. Full lists of his contributions and the 35 taxa he proposed are provided, with notes on their current status.

KEY WORDS: Myriapoda, taxonomy, historiography, bibliography, Zoological Museum of Moscow University.

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