Corpus ID: 89871008

Identity of the Millipede, Pseudoniponiella kometis (Attems, 1938) (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Cryptodesmidae)

  title={Identity of the Millipede, Pseudoniponiella kometis (Attems, 1938) (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Cryptodesmidae)},
  author={S. I. Golovatch and Nesrine Akkari},
The widespread Indochinese millipede, Niponia kometis (Attems, 1938), is abundantly illustrated from type material and shown to be senior to Trichopeltis deharvengi Golovatch, Geoffroy, Mauries and VandenSpiegel, 2010, syn. n. et comb. n. ex Pseudoniponiella. The following formal generic synonymy is also proposed: Trichopeltis Pocock, 1894 = Pseudoniponiella Verhoeff, 1942, syn. n. 

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