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Taxonomic remark
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The new genus is highly peculiar in being the sole representative of Cryptodesmidae that shows the mid-dorsal region of postcollum metaterga not flattened, but carrying a conspicuous, increasingly distinct, axial rib. Moreover, the dorsal tegument of the collum, metaterga and epiproct is clothed with a cerotegument crust
Golovatch, S.I. (2018). Further notes on the millipede family Cryptodesmidae in Southeast Asia, with descriptions of a new genus and two new species from Indochina (Diplopoda: Polydesmida). RAFFLES BULLETIN OF ZOOLOGY. 66: 361-370. available online at https://lkcnhm.nus.edu.sg/app/uploads/2018/01/66rbz361-370.pdf
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