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Species Orthoporus texicolens

Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens Female Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens - female Female Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Spirostreptida
Family Spirostreptidae
Genus Orthoporus
Species texicolens (Orthoporus texicolens)
Explanation of Names
Orthoporus texicolens Chamberlin 1938
Size
adults 5‒6"
Range
Gulf Coastal Plain, from Bexar and San Patricio counties, Texas, to vicinity of El Mante, Tamaulipas(1)
Works Cited
1.Checklist of the millipeds of North and Middle America
Richard L. Hoffman. 1999. Virginia Museum of Natural History Special Publications.