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Family Paeromopodidae

Female julidan - female Millipede in Mendocino County, California - Paeromopus angusticeps Millipede in Mendocino County, California - Paeromopus angusticeps Millipede in Mendocino County, California - Paeromopus angusticeps Large milliped with thick stripe - Californiulus yosemitensis Large milliped with thick stripe - Californiulus yosemitensis Californiulus Millipede - Californiulus dorsovittatus Californiulus species? - Californiulus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Julida
Family Paeromopodidae
Numbers
2 genera
10 species
Range
Western U.S.
Remarks
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.