Temporal range: Late Carboniferous
X. bairdi Hoffman, 1963
Xyloiulus is an extinct genus of millipede that lived during the Late Carboniferous which grew up to 2.25 inches (5.7 cm) in length. Fossils of the animal have been found in North America and Europe. The fossils are typically found in Sigillarian stumps.
- Hoffman, R.L. (1963). "New genera and species of Upper Paleozoic Diplopoda". Journal of Paleontology 37 (1): 167–174.
- Palmer, Douglas; et al. (2009). Prehistoric Life: The Definitive Visual History of Life on Earth (first American ed.). New York City: DK Publishing. p. 161. ISBN 9780756655730.
- Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. New York Academy of Sciences. 1897-01-01. p. 3.
|This prehistoric arthropod-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This myriapoda-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article related to the Carboniferous period is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|