Lamyctopristus (Eumyctes) Chamberlin, 1951


Eumyctes Chamberlin, 1951 [subgenus of Lamyctopristus Attems, 1928].

Original description: Chamberlin R.V. (1951). On Chilopoda collected in North-East Angola by Dr. A. de Barros Machado - Publicações Culturais da Companhia de Diamantes de Angola, 10(3): 95-111, see p. 109..

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Henicopidae

Original rank: subgenus

Type species: Lamyctopristus (Eumyctes) sinuatus (Porat, 1893) - by original designation

Synonymy: Edgecombe G.D. (2003). A new genus of henicopid centipede (Chilopoda: Lithobiomorpha) from New Caledonia - Memoirs of the Queensland Museum , 49: 269-284, see p. 272.

Valid Species:

Notes: Chamberlin (1951, Mus. Dundo, Subsid. Estud. Biol. Lunda:109) erected Eumyctes as a subgenus of Lamyctes. Its transfer to Lamyctopristus follows Edgecombe (2003, Mem. Qld. Mus., 49:272).