Akymnopellis chilensis (Gervais,1847)

Akymnopellis chilensis (Gervais,1847)

Original description: Gervais P. (1847). Myriapodes. In: Walckenaer C.A. de, Gervais F.L .P., Histoire naturelle des Insectes Aptères, Tome 4. - Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris, 1-57, 210-623, see p. 285.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopendridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Scolopendra Linnaeus, 1758

Type locality: Chile


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Shelley R. M. (2008). Revision of the centipede genus Hemiscolopendra Kraepelin, 1903: and possible misidentifications of Scolopendra spp.; proposal of Akymnopellis, n. gen. and redescriptions of its South American components (Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae: Scolopendrinae) - International Journal of Myriapodology, 2: 171-204, see p. 186.