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Class Chilopoda - Centipedes


A common terminology for the external anatomy of centipedes (Chilopoda)
By Lucio Bonato, Gregory D.Edgecombe, John G.E. Lewis, Alessandro Minelli, Luis A.Pereira, Rowland M. Shelley, Marzio Zapparolli
ZooKeys 69: 17–5, 2010

Updated Checklist of Wisconsin Centipedes (Chilopoda)
By Dreux J. Watermolen
Wisconsin Entomological Society Special Publication No. 4, 1997
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An Annotated Catalog of Centipedes (Chilopoda) From the United States of America, Canada and Greenland (1758–2008)
By Randy J. Mercurio
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First record of parental care in the scolopendrid centipede Hemiscolopendra marginata (Say, 1821) from Mexico ...
By Fabio Germán Cupul-Magaña, Edmundo González Santillán, Emma Rodríguez-López, Julian Bueno-Villegas
The Pan-Pacific Entomologist 94(1):1-3, 2018
Full title: First record of parental care in the scolopendrid centipede Hemiscolopendra marginata (Say, 1821) from Mexico (Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae)

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The identity of Scolopendra marginata Say (Chilpoda: Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae)
By Richard L. Hoffman, Rowland M. Shelley
Myriapodologica 4(5): 35-42, 1996

Revision of the Centipede Genus Hemiscolopendra Kraepelin, 1903: Description of H. marginata (Say, 1821) and ...
By Rowland M. Shelley
International Journal of Myriapodology 2: 171-204, 2008
Full title: Revision of the Centipede Genus Hemiscolopendra Kraepelin, 1903: Description of H. marginata (Say, 1821) and possible misidentifications as Scolopendra spp.; proposal of Akymnopellis, n. gen., and redescriptions of its South American components (Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae: Scolopendrinae)

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Neotype Designation for the Centipede Mycotheres leucopoda Rafinesque (Scolopendromorpha: Cryptopidae)
Myriapodologica 7: 15-17, 2000

Phylogenetics of scutigeromorph centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda) with implications for species delimitation...
By Gregory D. Edgecombe and Gonzalo Giribet
Cladistics 25: 406-427, 2009
Edgecombe GD, Giribet G. (2009) Phylogenetics of scutigeromorph centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda) with implications for species delimitation and historical biogeography of the Australian and New Caledonian faunas. Cladistics 25: 406-427. doi: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2009.00253.x.