Bothropolys (Probothropolys) Verhoeff, 1907


Probothropolys Verhoeff, 1907 [subgenus of Bothropolys Wood, 1862].

Original description: Verhoeff K.W. (1908). Chilopoda. In: Bronn H. G. (ed), Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreiches - Winter, Leipzig, 5 (2): 725 pp, see p. 240..

Order: Lithobiomorpha

Family: Lithobiidae

Original rank: subgenus

Type species: Bothropolys lutulentus Verhoeff, 1930 - by monotypy

Synonymy: Crabill R.E. jr. (1955). Concerning the genotypes of Bothropolys, Polybothrus and Eupolybothrus (Chilopoda: Lithobiomorpha: Lithobiidae) - Entomological News, 66: 107-110, see p. 109.

Notes: Type species designated by subsequent monotypy in Verhoeff (1930 - Zool. Anz., 91: 250, fig. 10). See also Chamberlin (1925 - Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zo├Âlogy at Harvard College, 57: 389)