Newportia longitarsis (Newport,1845)

Newportia longitarsis (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. 407.

Order: Scolopendromorpha

Family: Scolopocryptopidae

Original rank: species

Original genus: Scolopocryptops Newport, 1844

Type locality: St. Vincent, West Indies


Last taxonomic scrutiny: Schileyko A., Minelli A. (1999). On the genus Newportia Gervais, 1847 (Chilopoda: Scolopendromorpha: Newportiidae) - Arthropoda Selecta, 7 (1998): 265-299, see p. 277.


-- within Southern America: British Virgin Is.; Colombia; Cuba; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Haiti; Peru; St.Martin-St.Barthélémy; St.Vincent; Trinidad-Tobago; Venezuela; Virgin Is.