from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of the family Pauropodidæ and the group Pauropoda, framed for the reception of Pauropus huxleyi, a minute centiped discovered in Kent, England, by Sir John Lubbock in 1866. It has also been referred to the family Polyxenidæ. Another species of Pauropus occurs in North America.


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