The Alabama Pink-Striped Mimic MillipedePaul Marek
Brachoria enodicuma individuals are about 39.1 mm long and 10.9 mm wide (females 43.2 mm X 11.1 mm). Color: Striped yellow, salmon, or pink (some specimens have a small metatergal spots medially in addition to stripes).
Brachoria enodicuma genitalia - left male gonopodal acropodite (with setae removed): (Left) medial view and (Right) magnified apical view. © Paul Marek
Brachoria enodicuma, striped pink 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.
Keeton W.T. 1965. Descriptions of three new species of Brachoria, with notes on established species (Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Xystodesmidae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 78: 225-240.
Hoffman R.L. 1999. Checklist of the millipeds of North and Middle America. Virginia Museum of Natural History Special Publication. No. 8. Martinsville: Virginia Museum of Natural History.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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