FMNH FMNHINS 0000 055 895

FM Catalog: Insects
Catalog Subset: Diplopoda
Scientific Name: Sphaerotherium giganteum Porath, 1872
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Diplopoda
Order: Sphaerotheriida
Family: Sphaerotheriidae
Genus: Sphaerotherium
Species: giganteum
Collection No.: S 8
Geography: Africa, South Africa: Kranskop/Zululand
DWc Country: South Africa
Date Collected: 11 Feb 1972
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Count: 3
Sex: unknown
EMu IRN: 708114
OccurenceID: 247f4342-93e3-4839-8877-d5c40471d163

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