Xyloiulus sigillariae Dawson 1860 (millipede)

Myriapoda - Chilognatha - Xyloiulidae

Alternative combination: Xylobius sigillariae

Full reference: J. W. Dawson. 1860. On a Terrestrial Mollusk, a Chilognathous Myriapod, and some New Species of Reptiles, from the Coal-Formation of Nova Scotia. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 16:268-277

Belongs to Xyloiulus according to R. L. Hoffman 1963

See also Copeland 1957, Dawson 1860, Scudder 1868 and Scudder 1895

Sister taxa: Xyloiulus bairdi, Xyloiulus frustulentus, Xyloiulus mazonus, Xyloiulus pstrossi, Xyloiulus sellatus, Xylobius similis, Xylobius renieri, Xylobius platti, Xylobius fractus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Coal Mine Point; Divison 4, Section XV, coal-group 15, which is in a Westphalian A mire/swamp sandstone/coal in the Joggins Formation of Canada



• Carboniferous of Canada (2: Nova Scotia collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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