Golovatch S.I. 2016. On several new or poorly-known Oriental Paradoxosomatidae (Diplopoda: Polydesmida), XIX // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.25. No.2: 131–152 [in English].

Institute for Problems of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospekt 33, Moscow 119071 Russia. E-mail: sgolovatch@yandex.ru

KEY WORDS: Diplopoda, Polydesmida, Paradoxosomatidae, taxonomy, new records, new species, Nepal, China, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Japan.

ABSTRACT. This contribution is devoted to new records of several known, and to descriptions of the following eight new, species: Chamberlinius vietnamicus sp.n. and Sundanina fedorenkoi sp.n., both from Vietnam, Delarthrum quadridentatum sp.n. and Touranella pilosa sp.n., both from Nepal, Pocockina jaegeri sp.n. and Tetracentrosternus martensi sp.n., both from Myanmar, and Inversispina multispina sp.n. and Sigipinius pinnifer sp.n., both from Sichuan, China. Keys are given to all six, three or four presently known species of Touranella, Pocockina and Tetracentrosternus, respectively.

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