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The Onychophora of Trinidad, Tobago and the Lesser Antilles
Article first published online: 15 MAY 2008
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Volume 93, Issue 3, pages 225–257, July 1988
How to Cite
READ, V. M. ST.J. (1988), The Onychophora of Trinidad, Tobago and the Lesser Antilles. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 93: 225–257. doi: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1988.tb01362.x
- Issue published online: 15 MAY 2008
- Article first published online: 15 MAY 2008
- Received March 1986, revised and accepted for publication September 1987
- Tobago Lesser Antilles
This paper brings together the scattered literature on the Onychophora from Trinidad, Tobago and the Lesser Antilles. The 11 known species from this area are described, incorporating new material collected by the author. Scanning electron micrographs of the dorsal integument are presented for all but one species. Parthenogenesis is reported in a population of Epiperipatus imthurni from Trinidad.