Orphnaeus brevilabiatus (Newport,1845)



Orphnaeus brevilabiatus (Newport,1845)

Original description: Newport G. (1844). Monograph of the class Myriapoda order Chilopoda; with observations on the general arrangement of the Articulata - Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, 19 (3): 265-302, see p. 436.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Oryidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Geophilus Leach, 1814

Type locality: "In Orâ Tenasserim Peninsulae Indiae Ulterioris" = mouth of Great Tenasserim River (Burma)

Synonym(s):

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Attems C. (1947). Neue Geophilomorpha des Wiener Museums - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums, Wien, 55: 50-149, see p. 93.

Distribution:

-- within Africa: Angola; Cameroon; Madagascar; Zimbabwe

-- within Asia-Temperate: Taiwan

-- within Asia-Tropical: Sumatera

-- within Pacific: Hawaiian Is.