Otostigmus (Otostigmus) spinicaudus (Newport,1844)

Otostigmus (Otostigmus) spinicaudus (Newport,1844)

Original description: Newport G. (1844). A list of the species of Myriapoda order Chilopoda contained in the cabinets of the British Museum with synoptic descriptions of forty-seven new species - Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 13: 94-101, see p. 98.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopendridae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Scolopendra Linnaeus, 1758

Type locality: Libya, Tripoli



Last taxonomic scrutiny: Akkari A., Stoev P. & Lewis J. G. E. (2008). The scolopendromorph centipedes (Chilopoda, Scolopendromorpha) of Tunisia; taxonomy, distribution and habitats - ZooKeys, 3: 77-102.


-- within Africa: Algeria; Canary Is.; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia