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Polydesmorhachinae Hoffman, 1980

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Polydesmorhachini Hoffman, 1980 · unaccepted (elevated to subfamily level)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Sierwald, P.; Spelda, J. (2023). MilliBase. Polydesmorhachinae Hoffman, 1980. Accessed at: on 2023-10-02
2021-12-13 20:31:58Z

original description  (of Polydesmorhachini Hoffman, 1980) Hoffman, R. L. (1980). Classification of the Diplopoda. 1-237. Genève.
page(s): 187 [details]   

status source Shelley, R. M.; Martinez-Torres, D. (2013). The milliped family Platyrhacidae (Polydesmida: Leptodesmidea) in the West Indies: Proposal of Hoffmanorhacus n. gen.; description and illustrations of males of Proaspis aitia Loomis, 1941; redescription of Nannorrhacus luciae (Pocock, 1894); hypotheses on origins and affinities; and an updated New World familial distribution. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3626: 477-498., available online at
page(s): 478; note: elevated from tribal to subfamily level [details]   
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