The Virginia Mimic MillipedePaul Marek
Brachoria virginia individuals are about 45.5 mm long and 10.6 mm wide (females 48.2 mm X 12.2 mm). Color: 2-spotted red (shown above) or orange; and 3-spotted yellow (shown above).
Brachoria virginia genitalia - left male gonopodal acropodite (with setae removed): (Left) medial view and (Right) magnified apical view. © Paul Marek
Brachoria virginia, 2-spotted orange 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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