Piestophilus Cook, 1896

Piestophilus Cook, 1896

Original description: Cook O.F. (1896). An arrangement of the Geophilidae a family of Chilopoda - Proceedings of the United States National Museum , 18: 63-75, see p. 73.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Geophilidae

Original rank: genus

Type species: Geophilus tenuitarsis Pocock, 1888 - by original designation


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Crabill R.E. jr. (1962). Concerning chilopod types in the British Museum (Natural History). Part I. Chilopoda: Geophilomorpha: Scolopendromorpha - Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 13(5): 505-510, see p. 508.

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