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Lophostreptus armatus Pocock, 1896

939958  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Pocock, R. I. (1896). On the Scorpions, centipeds and millipeds ... Mount Kenia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 6, 17
page(s): 439-441, pl. 18, fig. 6 [details]   
Type locality contained in Kenya  
type locality contained in Kenya [details]
Sierwald, P.; Spelda, J. (2021). MilliBase. Lophostreptus armatus Pocock, 1896. Accessed at: on 2023-02-01
2017-01-19 09:46:04Z

original description Pocock, R. I. (1896). On the Scorpions, centipeds and millipeds ... Mount Kenia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 6, 17
page(s): 439-441, pl. 18, fig. 6 [details]   

original description  (of Lophostreptus bottegii Silvestri, 1898) Silvestri, F. (1898). Chilopodi e Diplopodi dell'ultima spedizione Bottego. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale di Genova, serie 2, 19: 134-143. Genova, available online at
page(s): 141, fig. 12 [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): 77 [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): 196, 200, 205, 206, fig. 7 [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 Brölemann, H. W. (1903). Materiali per lo studio della Fauna Eritrea raccolti nel 1901-03 dal Dr. Andreini tenente medico. I. Myriapodes. <em>Bollettino della Società entomologica Italiana.</em> 35(3-4): 96-153., available online at
page(s): 145-147 [details]   

additional source Attems, C. M. T. Graf von (1909). Myriopoda. In: Sjöstedt, Y.: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der schwedischen Zoologischen Expedition nach den Kilimandjaro,dem Meru und den Umgebenden Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905-1906, Band 19, 1-64. Stockholm
page(s): 31 [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): 142 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Attems, C. M. T. Graf von (1928). The Myriopoda of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum, 26: 1-431. Edinburgh, available online at
page(s): 359 [details]   

additional source Attems, C. M. T. Graf von (1938). Diplopoden des Belgischen Congo. Polydesmoidea, 2. Nachtrag und Spirostreptoidea, 1. Nachtrag. Revue de zoologie et de botanique africaines, 31(2): 225-313. Bruxelles
page(s): 265 [details]   

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, 53, 55, 59, 67, 78, fig. 95 [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): 256-257, fig, 187 [details]   
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