Cermatia straba Wood,1862

The valid name for Cermatia straba Wood,1862 is Allothereua lesueurii (Lucas, 1840)

Cermatia straba Wood,1862

Original description: Wood H.C.jr. (1862). On the Chilopoda of North America with a catalogue of all the specimens in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution - Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia , (2)5(1): 5-52, see p. 11.

Order: Scutigeromorpha

Family: Scutigeridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Cermatia Illiger, 1807

Type locality: Oahu

Synonymy: Haase E. (1887). Die Indisch-Australischen Myriopoden. Pt. I. Chilopoden - Abhandlungen und Berichte des Königlichen Zoologischen und. Anthropologisch- Ethnographischen Museums zu Dresden, 5: 1-118, see p. 21.

Notes: The exact generic appurtenance of Scutigera lesueurii is uncertain. Chamberlin (1920) referred to it as “Allothereua?”