Arthronomalus Newport, 1844


The valid name for Arthronomalus Newport, 1844 is Geophilus Leach, 1814

Arthronomalus Newport, 1844

Original description: Newport G. (1844). A list of the species of Myriapoda order Chilopoda contained in the cabinets of the British Museum with synoptic descriptions of forty-seven new species - Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 13: 94-101, see p. 430.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Geophilidae

Original rank: genus

Type species: Arthronomalus longicornis Leach, 1815 - by subsequent designation

Fixed by: Wood H.C.jr. (1862). On the Chilopoda of North America with a catalogue of all the specimens in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution - Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia , (2)5(1): 5-52, see p. 314.

Synonymy: Wood H.C.jr. (1862). On the Chilopoda of North America with a catalogue of all the specimens in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution - Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia , (2)5(1): 5-52, see p. 43.