Afrotaenia Chamberlin, 1951


Afrotaenia Chamberlin, 1951

Original description: Chamberlin R.V. (1951). On Chilopoda collected in North-East Angola by Dr. A. de Barros Machado - Publicações Culturais da Companhia de Diamantes de Angola, 10(3): 95-111, see p. 101.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Schendylidae ("Ballophilinae")

Original rank: genus

Type species: Afrotaenia machadoi Chamberlin, 1951 - by original designation

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Crabill R.E. jr. (1961). A new appraisal of Afrotaenia (Chilopoda Geophilomorpha Schendylidae) - Senckenbergiana Biologica , 42: 501-505, see p. 502.

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