Golovatch, S.I. (2019). On several new or poorly-known Oriental Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda: Polydesmida), XXVI. <em>Arthropoda Selecta.</em> 28(3): 347-367.
page(s): p. 450, figs 17-30; note: Only known from China [details] Available for editors
Holotype ZMUM Rd 4386, geounit China [details]
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Diagnosis Differs from the sole formal congener, M. gracilipes, mainly in the absence of a vivid colour pattern, the densely hirsute and rather uniformly blackbrown to brown body, coupled with the absence of a distofemoral process on the gonopodal telopodite [details]