Two new species of the millipede genus Hypocambala Silvestri, 1895 from China and Vietnam (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Cambalopsidae)
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Two new species of the genus Hypocambala are described: H. polytricha sp.n., from a cave in Guangxi Province, China, and H. oligotricha sp.n., from a forest in north-central Vietnam. Both of the new species are especially similar to H. vietnamica (Mauriиs, 1977), from a cave in Ke Bang karst, north-central Vietnam, due to the presence of crests/carinae on the collum and following metazona. A key is proposed to separate these three species.
Diplopoda, Hypocambala, Taxonomy, New Species, Key, Cave, China, Vietnam
Arthropoda Selecta, Vol. 20, no. 3 (2011).
Golovatch, Sergei I.; Geoffroy, Jean-Jacques; and Mauries, Jean-Paul, "Two new species of the millipede genus Hypocambala Silvestri, 1895 from China and Vietnam (Diplopoda: Spirostreptida: Cambalopsidae)" (2011). KIP Articles. 5540.