Cormocephalus andinus (Kraepelin,1903)

Cormocephalus andinus (Kraepelin,1903)

Original description: Kraepelin K. (1903). Revision der Scolopendriden - Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten , (2)20: 1-276, see p. 182.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopendridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Cupipes Kohlrausch, 1878

Type locality: Bolivia, Vulcano Sorate; Peru, Santa Anna



Last taxonomic scrutiny: Schileyko A.A., Stagl V. (2004). The collection of scolopendromorph centipedes (Chilopoda) in the Natural History Museum in Vienna: a critical re-evaluation of former taxonomic identifications - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie B, 105B: 67-137, see p. 106.

Notes: Records from Mexico are dubious. Records from Galápagos have not been confirmed recently (Shear & Peck, 1992 - Can. J. Zool., 70: 2265).