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Family Paeromopodidae

Long & Slender Black Millipede Benton Co, OR - Californiulus euphanus Paeromopus? - Paeromopus angusticeps unkn millipede - Californiulus yosemitensis millipede - Californiulus yosemitensis Male julidan - Paeromopus angusticeps - male Millipede in Mendocino County, California - Paeromopus angusticeps Californiulus Millipede - Californiulus dorsovittatus Californiulus Millipede - Californiulus dorsovittatus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Julida
Family Paeromopodidae
2 genera
10 species
Western U.S.
This is the family that contains the longest millipede known from North America, a 6 1/2 in. paeromopodid from Yosemite Nat. Pk., California. Rowland Shelley
Print References
Shelley, R.M. and S.B. Bauer. 1997. New records and species, and taxonomic alterations in the milliped family Paeromopodidae (Julida). Entomological News. 108(1): 1-14.