The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Pelmatojulus tectus Cook, 1897

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Cameroon & Zanzibar (questionable)

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Cook, O. F. (1897). New relatives of Spirobolus giganteus. Brandtia 18: 73-75.

 

Other references:

Fiemapong, Armand Richard Nzoko and Enghoff, Henrik. (2018). A giant African millipede re-discovered, re-located and re-classified after 120 years (Diplopoda, Spirobolida, Pachybolidae). Zootaxa 4527(3): 403-413. [Abstract]

 

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