Rhysida immarginata (Porat,1876)



Rhysida immarginata (Porat,1876)

Original description: Porat C.O. von (1876). Om några exotiska Myriopoder - Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademien Handligar, 4(7) 48 pp., see p. 24.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopendridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Branchiostoma Newport, 1845

Type locality: Philippines, Manila

Synonym(s):

Subspecies:

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Koch L.E. (1985). The taxonomy of Australian centipedes of the genus Rhysida Wood (Chilopoda: Scolopendridae: Otostigminae) - Journal of Natural History , 19: 205-214, see p. 212.

Distribution:

-- within Africa: Congo; Sudan

-- within Asia-Tropical: Sri Lanka

-- within Southern America: Cuba; El Salvador; Guatemala

Notes: Many published records of Rhysida nuda Newport, 1845 are probably referrable to Rhysida immarginata (Porat, 1876).