E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Opiona columbiana Chamberlin
Family: Caseyidae

Photo of species

© Jim Riley  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #74437)

E-Fauna BC Static Map
Distribution of Opiona columbiana in British Columbia
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Scudder 1996 says: "A millipede endemic to the province and recorded only from Vancouver and Victoria (Chamberlin 1951)."

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

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Species References

Scudder, G.G.E. 1996. Terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates of British Columbia: priorities for inventory and descriptive research. Res. Br., B.C. Min. For., and Wildl. Br., B.C. Min. Environ., Lands and Parks. Victoria, B.C. Work. Pap. 09/1996. Available online.

General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2022-08-09 10:45:45 AM]
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