A new milliped genus of the family Chelodesmidae (Diplopoda: Polydesmida) from Cuba

Antonio R. Perez-Asso


A new genus and three new species of milliped of the family Chelodesmidae are described. Relationships with the genus Leiomodesmus Loomis, 1938, and Granmadesmus Perez-Asso, 1990, from Cuba are defined, and also with Biaporus Loomis, 1941 and Synecheporus Loomis, 1941, from the Dominican Republic.

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