Cryptops australis Newport, 1845

Cryptops australis Newport, 1845

Original description: Newport G. (1845). Monograph of the class Myriapoda order Chilopoda; with observations on the general arrangement of the Articulata - Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, 19: 265-302, 349-439, see p. 408.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Cryptopidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Cryptops Leach, 1815

Type locality: New Zealand


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Lewis J.G.E. (1999). On the genus Cryptops in Nepal with redescriptions of Cryptops australis Newport and C. doriae Pocock (Chilopoda, Scolopendromorpha, Cryptopidae) - Senckenbergiana Biologica , 79: 19-38, see p. 20.


-- within Africa: Lesotho; Tanzania

-- within Pacific: New Caledonia; Vanuatu