On some new or poorly-known species of the millipede family Polydesmidae from southern China (Diplopoda: Polydesmida)
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The small, basically Himalayan genus Glenniea Turk, 1945 is formally new to the fauna of China due to the discovery of G. prima sp.n., a species that lives epigeically in Guangxi Province. Epanerchodus orientalis Attems, 1901, a highly polymorphous species very common in Japan and Taiwan, is formally reported from China for the first time as well, based on a cave population in Guangxi Province. A new cave locality is also presented for E. stylotarseus Chen & Zhang, 1990, a species already known from three other caves in the same Guanling County, Guizhou Province.
Diplopoda, Glenniea, Epanerchodus, Taxonomy, New Species, Cave, Guangxi, Guizhou, China
Russian Entomological Journal, Vol. 23, no. 2 (2014).
Golovatch, Sergei I.; Li, Youbang; and Liu, Weixin, "On some new or poorly-known species of the millipede family Polydesmidae from southern China (Diplopoda: Polydesmida)" (2014). KIP Articles. 3687.