Scolopocryptops spinicaudus Wood, 1862

Scolopocryptops spinicaudus 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. 39.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopocryptopidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Scolopocryptops Newport, 1844

Type locality: USA, Oregon, Curry Co., Loeb State


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Shelley R.M. (2002). A synopsis of the North American centipedes of the order Scolopendromorpha (Chilopoda) - Virginia Museum of Natural History Memoir, 5: viii+108 pp., see p. 72.


-- within Asia-Tropical: Vietnam

-- within Northern America: Alaska; California; Colorado; Oregon; Washington

Notes: The type locality is of the neotype