Memoirs of Museum Victoria

A new genus of millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from wet forests in southern Victoria, with brief remarks on the Victorian Polydesmida

Robert Mesibov

61(1): 41-45 (2004)

Abstract: Victoriombrus gen. nov. is erected for Victoriombrus acanthus sp. nov. from the Otway Ranges and V. seminudus sp. nov. from the Mt Donna Buang area. Four species of Dalodesmidae and 15 species of Paradoxosomatidae have now been described from Victoria. A diverse fauna of non-paradoxosomatid Polydesmida remains to be described from Victorian wet forests.

Keywords: Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Dalodesmidae, millipede, Australia, Victoria

Citation: Mesibov, R., 2004. A new genus of millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Dalodesmidae) from wet forests in southern Victoria, with brief remarks on the Victorian Polydesmida. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61: 41-45. http://doi.org/10.24199/j.mmv.2004.61.2

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