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Order Polydesmida - Flat-backed Millipedes

 
 
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Distribution of the American milliped genus Boraria Chamberlin, 1943: Introductions of B. stricta (Brölemann, 1896) in New York
By Shelley, Rowland M.; McAllister, Chris T.; Nagy, Christopher M.; Weckel, Mark E.; Christie, Roderick G.; Wilson, P; &Wilson, A
Insecta Mundi, 2011
Full citation:
Shelley, Rowland M.; McAllister, Chris T.; Nagy, Christopher M.; Weckel, Mark E.; Christie, Roderick G.; Wilson, Paul; and Wilson,
Allan, "Distribution of the American milliped genus Boraria Chamberlin, 1943: Introductions of B. stricta (Brölemann, 1896) in New
York and B. infesta (Chamberlin, 1918) in Connecticut; indigenous occurrence of B. profuga (Causey, 1955) in Louisiana (Diplopoda
Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae)." (2011). Insecta Mundi. Paper 708.

Full paper available online from Insecta Mundi here.

The Chonaphini, a biogeographically significant milliped tribe in eastern and western North America (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae)
By Shelley, Rowland M.
Brimleyana, 1994
Full citation: Shelley, R. M. 1994. The Chonaphini, a biogeographically significant milliped tribe in eastern and western North America (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae). Brimleyana 20: 111-200.

Harpagonopus confluentus Loomis, a Pacific Coast milliped of the United States and Mexico (Polydesmida: Trichopoly)
By Rowland M. Shelley
Myriapodologica 2: 74-81, 1993

Apheloria polychroma, a new species of millipede from the Cumberland Mountains (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae)
By Paul E.Marek, Jackson C.Means, Derek A.Hennen,
Zootaxa 4375 (3): 409-425, 2018
Abstract (The page has a link to download PDF full text)

A second East-Nearctic species of Rhysodesmus Cook (Polydesmidae: Xystodesmidae)
By Rowland M. Shelley
Myriapodologica 6(3): 19-22, 1999
Full text PDF

Rhysodesmus agrestis, new species

Variation and pigmentation in the milliped, Xystocheir brachymacris Shelley, 1996, from the northern Sierra Nevada foothills, Ca
By Rowland Shelley
Center for Systematic Entomology, Inc., 2014
Talks about variation and pigmentation in Xystocheir brachymacris.

You can get the pdf Here

The milliped genus Tidesmus Chamberlin, 1943 (Polydesmida: Macrosternodesmidae)
By Shear W.A., Shelley R.M.
Zootaxa 1656: 51–68, 2007

A contribution on the milliped tribe Nannariini (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae): Revalidation of Mimuloria Chamberlin 1928...
By Derek A. Hennen & Rowland M. Shelley
Insecta Mundi, 2015
Full citation: Hennen, D.A. & Shelley, R.M. 2015. A contribution on the milliped tribe Nannariini (Polydesmida:Xystodesmidae): Revalidation of Mimuloria Chamberlin 1928; identities of Fontaria oblonga C. L. Koch 1847, and Nannaria minor Chamberlin 1918; elucidation of the tribal range; and commentaries on Nannaria Chamberlin 1918, and Oenomaea Hoffman 1964. Insecta Mundi 0418: 1–21.

Open access, available online here.

 
 
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