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Two new monotypic genera of Queensland millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae)

Title

Two new monotypic genera of Queensland millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae) (444 KB) pdf document icon

Author/s

Mesibov, R.

Citation

Mesibov, R. 2013 10 10: Two new monotypic genera of Queensland millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum–Nature 58: 7–13. https://doi.org/10.17082/j.2204-1478.58.2013.2013-03

Accepted 5 April 2013.
Published online 10 October 2013
Peer reviewed:

Yes

DOI

https://doi.org/10.17082/j.2204-1478.58.2013.2013-03

Keywords Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae, Queensland, Australia

Abstract

Eungellosoma gen. nov. is erected for E. leichhardti sp. nov. and Binarcifer gen. nov. for B. superbus sp. nov. Both new species have a gonopod telopodite deeply divided into branches and are here placed in Australiosomatinae: Australiosomatini.