Trigoniulus corallinus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Trigoniulus corallinus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Diplopoda
Order: Spirobolida
Family: Trigoniulidae
Genus: Trigoniulus
Species: T. corallinus
Binomial name
Trigoniulus corallinus
(Gervais, 1847)

Trigoniulus corallinus, sometimes called the rusty millipede, is a species of millipede native to the area around Thailand and Myanmar. It is also found in North America, as an introduced species. These millipedes inhabit moist areas, rotten wood and compost.[1]


  1. ^ Rowland M. Shelley, Robert M. Carmany & Joseph Burgess (2006). "Introduction of the milliped, Trigoniulus corallinus (Gervais, 1847) (Spirobolida: Trigonuilidae), in Florida, U.S.A.". Entomological News 117 (2): 239–241.  doi:10.3157/0013-872X(2006)117[239:IOTMTC]2.0.CO;2