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Euperipatoides kanangrensis.jpg
Euperipatoides kanangrensis in Australia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Onychophora
Class: Udeonychophora
Order: Euonychophora
Family: Peripatopsidae
Genus: Euperipatoides
Ruhberg, 1985

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Euperipatoides is a genus of velvet worms in the family Peripatopsidae. All species are found in New South Wales, Australia. E. rowelli is also found in the Australian Capital Territory.[1]


The genus contains the following species:[2]


  1. ^ "Australian Faunal Directory". Australian Government Department of the Environment. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  2. ^ Oliveira I. de S.; Read V.M.St.J.; Mayer G. (2012). "A world checklist of Onychophora (velvet worms), with notes on nomenclature and status of names". ZooKeys. 211: 1–70. doi:10.3897/zookeys.211.3463. ISSN 1313-2970. PMC 3426840Freely accessible. PMID 22930648.