Cormocephalus oligoporus Kraepelin, 1903

Thofern, Detlef, Dupérré, Nadine & Harms, Danilo, 2021, An annotated type catalogue of the centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda) held in the Zoological Museum Hamburg, Zootaxa 4977 (1), pp. 1-103 : 57

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Cormocephalus oligoporus Kraepelin


86. Cormocephalus oligoporus Kraepelin , 190­3

Kraepelin 1903: 205–206, fig.135 (as Cormocephalus oligoporus n. sp.)

Type locality and specimens. Deutsch-Südwestafrika [ German Southwest Africa] ( Swakopmund ). Mus. Hamburg .

Dimensions. Länge bis [length up to] 45 mm.

Type material. Syntypes 3 ( ZMH-A0000606 , ZMH-A0009307-9308 ). NAMIBIA: Erongo Region, Swakopmund [ca. 22°41’S, 14°32’E] GoogleMaps .

Preservation. 1 jar: Label. Cormoceph. oligoporus Krpln Typus Swakopsmund 1903. (Kraepelin handwriting).

Old type catalogues. Weidner (1960), p. 66, No. 28. Syntypes 3.

Type status. Kraepelin (1903) did not specify the number of specimens in his original description and all specimens are syntypes.

Collection remarks. Swakopmund used to be the main harbour of a former German settlement.

Current systematic position. Cormocephalus oligoporus Kraepelin, 1903 .