Scutigera planiceps Pocock, 1893

Scutigera planiceps Pocock, 1893

Original description: Pocock R.I. (1893). Report upon the Myriapoda of the "Challenger" Expedition with remarks upon the fauna of Bermuda - Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (6)11: 121-142, see p. 124.

Order: Scutigeromorpha

Family: Scutigeridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Scutigera Lamarck, 1801

Type locality: Simon’s Bay (Cape Town)

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Stoev P., Geoffroy J.-J. (2004). An annotated catalogue of the scutigeromorph centipedes in the collection of the Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) (Chilopoda: Scutigeromorpha) - Zootaxa, 635: 1-12, see p. 10.

Notes: Most likely a senior synonym of Scutigerina weberi Silvestri, 1903 (cf. Stoev & Geoffroy, 2004)