Cormocephalus (Cormocephalus) Newport, 1844


Cormocephalus Newport, 1844 [subgenus of Cormocephalus Newport, 1844].

Original description: Newport G. (1844). [Conclusion of the monograph on the Myriapoda Chilopoda"] - Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, 1: 191-197, see p. 193..

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopendridae

Original rank: genus

Type species: Cormocephalus (Cormocephalus) rubriceps (Newport, 1843) - by subsequent designation

Fixed by: Pocock R.I. (1891). Notes on the synonymy of some species of Scolopendridae with descriptions of new genera and species of the group - Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (6)7: 51-58; 221-31, see p. 229.

Synonymy: Attems C. (1930). Myriopoda. 2. Scolopendromorpha - Das Tierreich. De Gruyter, Berlin, 54: 1-308, see p. 62.