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Poratia sp. West Indies, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Mayreau Island. Photo courtesy of M. de Silva.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, lateral view, anterior to left. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, lateral view of caudal end. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, midbody segments, dorsal view. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Poratia disparata (Porat, 1889). North America, USA, Texas, Harris Co., Houston; Introduced. Photo courtesy of G. Montgomery.

Myrmecodesmus ?reddelli Shelley, 2004, lateral view of right side showing excellent detail of collum (to right), paranota and porosteles, and dorsal ornamentations. North America, USA, Texas, Bexar Co., San Antonio vic. Photo courtesy of J. Abbott.

 

Myrmecodesmus ?reddelli Shelley, 2004, lateral view of left side showing excellent detail of epiproct, paranota, and dorsal ornamentations. North America, USA, Texas, Bexar Co., San Antonio vic. Photo courtesy of J. Abbott.

Unknown pyrgodesmid. Photo by D. Martinez-Torres.

Lobiferodesmus vanuatu Golovatch et al., 2007. Oceania, Vanuatu. Photo Courtesy of J.-J. Geoffroy.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, lateral view of anterior end. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, dorsal view, anterior to left. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, sublateral view, anterior to left. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Stylodesmus horridus Cook, F, midbody segments, sublateral view. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island. Specimen in holdings at California Academy of Sciences; photo by A. E. Bogan.

Myrmecodesmus ?reddelli Shelley, 2004, caudolateral view of right side showing excellent detail of epiproct and caudal end. North America, USA, Texas, Bexar Co., San Antonio vic. Photo courtesy of J. Abbott.

Unknown pyrgodesmid showing ozopores on porosteles. Photo by D. Martinez-Torres.

Unknown pyrgodesmid. South America, Colombia, Santander Prov., with eggs & chamber. Photo by D. Martinez-Torres.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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