Cryptops gigas Kraepelin, 1903



Cryptops gigas Kraepelin, 1903

Original description: Kraepelin K. (1903). Revision der Scolopendriden - Jahrbuch der Hamburgischen Wissenschaftlichen Anstalten , (2)20: 1-276, see p. 40.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Cryptopidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Cryptops Leach, 1814

Type locality: German West Africa

Last taxonomic scrutiny: Attems C. (1930). Myriopoda. 2. Scolopendromorpha - Das Tierreich. De Gruyter, Berlin, 54: 1-308, see p. 236.

Distribution:

-- within Africa: Cameroon

Notes: This species is probably known from Cameroon, as inferred from the original indication of type locality