Hylebainosoma nontronensis Mauriès & Kime, 1999

Status

GB IUCN status: Data Deficient
GB rarity status: Nationally Rare

Identification

In published keys (e.g. Blower, 1985) this newly discovered millpede is likely to key out as Craspedosoma rawlinsii, but differs in its smaller size and long stout body setae.

A full description of this species is given in Telfer, et al (2015).

J.P. Richards
Christian Owen
J.P. Richards
J.P. Richards
J.P. Richards
Christian Owen

Distribution and Habitat

First recorded from Britain at Bargoed, south Wales in September 2014.

Reference

Telfer, M.G., Gregory, S.J., Kime, R.D., Owen, C. & Spelda, J. (2015) Ceratosphys amoena Ribaut, 1920 and Hylebainosoma nontronensis Mauriès & Kime, 1999 new to Britain (Diplopoda: Chordeumatida). Bulletin of the British Myriapod & Isopod Group 28: 15-30.

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