Myriapods of North Carolina
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View PDFParajulidae Members: 19 NC Records

Ptyoiulus ectenes (Bollman, 1887) - No Common Name


Taxonomy
Class: Diplopoda (Millipedes) Family: Parajulidae Checklist Number: 295.00
Species Status: The type locality is Chapel Hill, Orange County (Shelley, 1978)
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google                                                                                 
Distribution in North Carolina
Distribution:
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Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: "Ptyoiulus is found in a variety of habitats ranging from moist humus to dry, sandy soil" (Shelley, 1978). Specimens collected by Filka and Shelley (1980) were found in deciduous forest litter.
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Status in North Carolina
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: [GNR][S4S5]
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