The Black Mountain Mimic MillipedePaul Marek
Brachoria blackmountainensis individuals are about 44.1 mm long and 9.8 mm wide (females 44.8 mm X 10.6 mm). Color: Striped pink (8.75R 6/12, shown above) or yellow (1.25Y 7/14); and 3-spotted pink (3.75YR 7/12, shown above).
Brachoria blackmountainensis genitalia - left male gonopodal acropodite (with setae removed): (Left) medial view and (Right) magnified apical view. © Paul Marek
Brachoria blackmountainensis, striped yellow (1.25Y 7/14) color morph. © Paul Marek
Marek P.E. 2010. A revision of the Appalachian millipede genus Brachoria Chamberlin, 1939 (Polydesmida: Xystodesmidae: Apheloriini). Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 159: 817-889.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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