Catalogue of Chilean centipedes (Myriapoda, Chilopoda)

Authors

  • Emmanuel Vega-Román Universidad del Bío Bío, Facultad de Educación, Av. Casilla 5-C, Collao 1202, Concepción, Región del Bío Bío, Chile; Universidad de Concepción, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas, Departamento de Zoología, Barrio Universitario, Sin dirección, Casilla 160-C, Concepción, Bío Bío, Chile
  • Víctor Hugo Ruiz Universidad de Concepción, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas, Departamento de Zoología, Barrio Universitario, Sin dirección. Casilla 160-C, Concepción, Bío Bío, Chile

Keywords:

Arthropoda, Chilopoda, Chile, taxonomy, biogeography

Abstract

A review of all literature, published between 1847 and 2016, provides a comprehensive inventory of research on Chilean Chilopoda. A total of 4 orders, 10 families, 28 genera and 70 species were recorded, highlighting the diversity of Chilopoda species in Chile. The geographical distribution and habitat preferences of all species are given with reference to the literature.

 

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2018-04-01

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Vega-Román, E. ., & Ruiz, V. H. . (2018). Catalogue of Chilean centipedes (Myriapoda, Chilopoda). SOIL ORGANISMS, 90(1), 27–37. Retrieved from http://soil-organisms.org/index.php/SO/article/view/71

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