Dicellophilus carniolensis (C.L. Koch,1847)

Dicellophilus carniolensis (C.L. Koch,1847)

Original description: Koch C.L. (1847). System der Myriapoden. In: Herrich-Schäffer L. (ed.), Kritische Revision der Insectenfauna Deutschlands. - Pustet, Regensburg, 3:1-270, see p. 185.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Mecistocephalidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Clinopodes C.L. Koch, 1847

Type locality: "Herzogthum Krain" = Carniola (Slovenia)


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Bonato L., Danyi L., Minelli A. (2010). Morphology and phylogeny of Dicellophilus, a centipede genus with highly disjunct distribution (Chilopoda, Mecistocephalidae) - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 158: 501-532, see p. .


-- within Europe: Austria; Bosnia-Herzegovina; Croatia; Czech Republic; Hungary; Italy; Poland; Romania; Slovakia; Slovenia

Notes: The species was also recorded as alien in Great Britain. Records from North America and Japan have been most probably based on the misidentification of other species of Dicellophilus.