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DIPLOPODA (millipedes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Class)

CHILOGNATHA (a superorder of millipedes) Subclass 1 ident refs
CHORDEUMATIDA (an order of millipedes) Order  
CRASPEDOSOMATIDAE Gray, 1843 (a family of flat-backed millipedes) Family  
Nanogona polydesmoides (Leach, 1814) (Eyed Flat-backed Millipede)
Dorsal view
Species  
GLOMERIDA (an order of millipedes) Order  
GLOMERIDAE Leach, 1815 (pill millipedes) Family  
Glomeris marginata (Villers, 1789) (Pill Millipede)
Dorsal view
Species  
JULIDA (an order of millipedes)
JULIDAE (julid snake millipedes), eg: Ommatoiulus sabulosus (Striped Millipede) - Dorsal view
Species  
POLYDESMIDA (an order of millipedes) Order  
POLYDESMIDAE Leach, 1815 (flat-back millipdedes) Family  
Brachydesmus superus Latzel, 1884 (a flat-back millepede)
Top view
Species  
Polydesmus angustus Latzel, 1884 (Common Flat-backed Millipede)
Top view - detail
Species  
POLYXENIDA (an order of millipedes) Order  
POLYXENIDAE Latzel, 1884 (bristly millipedes) Family  
Polyxenus lagurus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Bristly Millipede)
Top view
Species  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Blower, G., 1985 Millipedes
Cloudsley-Thompson, J.L. & Sankey, J., 1961 Land Invertebrates, a guide to British worms, molluscs and arthropods, excluding insects

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 general literature references to DIPLOPODA (millipedes)

DIPLOPODA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
MYRIAPODA
(myriapods)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 16 feeding and other relationships of DIPLOPODA (millipedes)

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