Tomotaenia Cook, 1895


The valid name for Tomotaenia Cook, 1895 is Strigamia Gray, 1843

Tomotaenia Cook, 1895

Original description: Cook O.F. (1895). On the generic names Linotaenia and Scolioplanes - American Naturalist, 29: 864-866, see p. 866.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Geophilidae ("Linotaeniinae")

Original rank: genus

Type species: Tomotaenia parviceps (Wood, 1862) - by original designation

Synonymy: Matic Z. (1972). Fauna Republicii Socialiste Romania. Clasa Chilopoda Subclasa Epimorpha - Academiei Republicii Socialiste Romania Bucuresti, 6: 1-220, see p. 139.

Notes: The correspondence with Strigamia Gray, 1843 had been already suggested by Attems (1929 - Das Tierreich, 52: 220), who considered it a junior synonym of Scolioplanes Bergsoe & Meinert, 1866, and by Crabill (1953 - Entomological News, 64: 171), who considered it a junior synonym of Strigamia (Linotaenia) Koch, 1847.