Schendyla perforatus McNeill, 1887

The valid name for Schendyla perforatus McNeill, 1887 is Arenophilus bipuncticeps (Wood, 1862)

Schendyla perforatus McNeill, 1887

Original description: Mc Neill J. (1887). List of the myriopods found in Escambia County Florida with descriptions of six new species - Proceedings of the United States National Museum , 10: 323-327, see p. 325.

Order: Geophilomorpha

Family: Schendylidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Schendyla Bergsøe & Meinert, 1866

Type locality: Pensacola, Fla.

Synonymy: Chamberlin R.V. (1912). The Geophiloidea of the Southeastern States - Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard College, 54: 405-436, see p. 408.

Notes: The original generic combination was uncertain. The correspondence of this nominal species with Geophilus attenuatus Say, 1821 (currently a synonym of Arenophilus bipuncticeps (Wood, 1862)) was firstly recognised by Bollman (1893 - Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 46: 148); its synonymy with Arenophilus bipuncticeps (Wood, 1862) was firstly stated without doubt by Chamberlin (1912 - Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy, 54: 408; 1912 - The Canadian Entomologist, 44: 66).