Pleorhacus vicinus, Carl, 1918: 423 - 424

Hollier, John, Stöckli, Eduard, Wesener, Thomas, Mesibov, Robert, Decker, Peter & Sierwald, Petra, 2020, An annotated list of the millipede (Diplopoda) species described by Johann Carl, Revue suisse de Zoologie 127 (1), pp. 183-240 : 235

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Pleorhacus vicinus


vicinus Carl, 1918: 423-424 View in CoL , fig. 3 [ Platyrrhacus (Pleorhacus) ].

Eitape, Nouvelle Guinée. E. Wolf leg. One ♂.

No specimens found in the MHNG. The SMF collection contains one ♂ specimen in alcohol accompanied by a microvial with dissected gonopods ( SMF 1609). The identification label has “Neu-Guinea: Eitape, E. Wolf, 14.9.1909, ♂ Typus!” written on it, indicating that this specimen is the holotype.

Pleorhacus vicinus Carl, 1918 , Platyrhacidae


Switzerland, Geneva, Museum d'Histoire Naturelle


Germany, Frankfurt-am-Main, Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum Senckenberg

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