Cryptops Leach, 1815

Cryptops Leach, 1815

Original description: Leach W.E. (1815). A tabular view of the external characters of four classes of animals, which Linné arranged under Insecta; with the distribution of the genera composing three of these classes into orders, &c. and descriptions of several new genera and species - Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, 11: 306-400, see p. 384.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Cryptopidae

Original rank: genus

Type species: Scolopendra hortensis Donovan, 1810 - by monotypy


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Attems C. (1930). Myriopoda. 2. Scolopendromorpha - Das Tierreich. De Gruyter, Berlin, 54: 1-308, see p. 201.

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