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Calostreptus chelys Cook, 1896

939877  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Cook, O. F. (1896). The genera of Trachystreptidae. Brandtia (A series of occasional papers an Diplopoda and other Arthropoda), 13: 55-58
page(s): 56 [details]   
Type locality contained in Tanzania  
type locality contained in Tanzania [details]
Sierwald, P.; Spelda, J. (2021). MilliBase. Calostreptus chelys Cook, 1896. Accessed at: on 2023-03-30
2017-01-19 09:46:04Z

original description Cook, O. F. (1896). The genera of Trachystreptidae. Brandtia (A series of occasional papers an Diplopoda and other Arthropoda), 13: 55-58
page(s): 56 [details]   

additional source Enghoff, H.; Hoffman, R. L.; Howell, K. M. (2016). Checklist of the Millipedes (Diplopoda) of Tanzania. <em>Journal of East African Natural History.</em> 105 (1): 51–113., available online at
page(s): 75 [details]   

additional source Mwabvu, T.; VandenSpiegel, D. (2009). Spirostreptid Millipedes (Myriapoda: Diplopoda) of the Taita Hills, Kenya, Including Descriptions of Three New Species. <em>In: Roble, S. M.; Mitchell, J. C. (eds.). 2009. A Lifetime of Contributions to Myriapodology and the Natural History of Virginia: A Festschrift in Honor of Richard L. Hoffman 's 80th Birthday. Virginia Museum of Natural Hi story Special Publication No. 16, Martinsville, VA.</em> Pp. 195-207.
page(s): 199, 200 [details]   

additional source Akkari, N.; Enghoff, H. (2019). Revision of the genus Attemsostreptus Verhoeff, 1941 with description of a new species from Tanzania and notes on the tribe Trachystreptini Cook, 1896 (Spirostreptida, Diplopoda). <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> (575): 1-12., available online at
page(s): 10 [details]   

additional source Attems, C. M. T. Graf von. (1914). Afrikanische Spirostreptiden nebst Überblick über die Spirostreptiden orbis terrarum. <em>Zoologica (Stuttgart).</em> 25(65-66): 1-235. Stuttgart., available online at
page(s): 147 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Demange, J.-M.; Mauriès, J.-P. (1975). Myriapodes - Diplopodes des Monts Nimba et Tonkoui (Cote d'Ivoire, Guinée) récoltés par M. Lamotte et ses collaborateurs de 1942 à 1961. <em>Annalen, Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika - Zoologische wetenschappen.</em> 212: 1-192. Tervuren.
page(s): 2, 54, 60, 63, 81, figs. 84-89 [details]   

additional source Krabbe, E. (1982). Systematik der Spirostreptidae (Diplopoda, Spirostreptomorpha). Abhandlungen und Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (N.F.), 24: 1-476. Hamburg
page(s): 243-244, fig. 178 [details]   

additional source Moritz, M.; Fischer, S.-C. (1974). Die Typen der Myriapoden-Sammlung des Zoologischen Museums Berlin. I. Diplopoda. Teil 2: Craspedosomatida, Stemmiulida, Spirostreptida. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin, 50(2): 323-375. Berlin
page(s): 358 [details]   

source of synonymy Jeekel, C. A. W. (1971). Nomenclator generum et familiarum Diplopodorum: A list of the genus and family-group names in the Class Diplopoda from the 10th edition of Linnaeus, 1758, to the end of 1957. Monografieen van de Nederlandse Entomologische Vereniging, 5: 1-412. Amsterdam
page(s): 122 [details]   
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