Enghoffiella, Antić, Dragan Ž. & Makarov, Slobodan E., 2016

Antić, Dragan Ž. & Makarov, Slobodan E., 2016, The Caucasus as a major hotspot of biodiversity: Evidence from the millipede family Anthroleucosomatidae (Diplopoda, Chordeumatida), Zootaxa 4211 (1), pp. 1-205 : 112

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4211.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6B86C6BA-6AFE-4AAD-870D-04794C138D47

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6074437

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B7878C-FFB8-CD51-FF4C-EE66B566EE03

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Plazi

scientific name

Enghoffiella
status

gen. nov.

Genus Enghoffiella gen. nov.

Diagnosis. Differs from the other anthroleucosomatids by the presence of four pairs of coxal processes on the anterior gonopods, combined with very hairy posteromedial parts.

Etymology. The new genus is named after Dr. Henrik Enghoff, a renowned world expert in myriapodology. The name is a feminine noun.

Description. See below.

Distribution. Russia (known only from Argun Valley, Chechnya) ( Fig. 166 View FIGURE 166 , white diamond).

Type species. Enghoffiella insolita gen. et sp. nov., by present designation.