Chilopoda | definition of Chilopoda by Medical dictionary
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a class of arthropods that includes the centipedes.
A class of centipedes (phylum Arthropoda).
[chilo- + G. pous, foot]
a class of the phylum Arthropoda embracing the centipedes. See also myriapoda
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, Symphyla, and Diplopoda from the Malay Archipelago.
of New York State with notes on the Diplopoda.
, Diplopoda, Araneae, Pseudoscorpionida, Coleoptera, and Gastropoda) are more numerous near dead wood than away from it in the broad-leaved forests of Europe (Jabin et al.
Solifuges, scorpions and Chilopoda
of the Namib Desert.
and Diplopoda collected by the American Museum of Natural History, Congo Expedition (1909-1911) with notes on some other African species.