Epiperipatus vespucci

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Epiperipatus vespucci
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Onychophora
Class: Udeonychophora
Order: Euonychophora
Family: Peripatidae
Genus: Epiperipatus
Species: E. vespucci
Binomial name
Epiperipatus vespucci
Brues, 1914
  • Peripatus (Epiperipatus) vespuccii (Brues, 1914)

Epiperipatus vespucci is a species of velvet worm in the Peripatidae family.[1] The type locality is in Colombia.[2]


  1. ^ Oliveira I.; Hering L. & Mayer, G. "Updated Onychophora checklist". Onychophora Website. Retrieved 24 November 2016. 
  2. ^ Oliveira, I. S.; Read, V. M. S. 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.