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PHYLOGENY/TAXONOMY

Phylogeny of the Solifugae
Keys to FamiliesFamily Ammotrechidae
Family Ceromidae
Family Daesiidae
Family Eremobatidae
Family Galeodidae
Family Gylippidae
Family Hexisopodidae
Family Karschiidae
Family Melanoblossidae
Family Mummuciidae
Family Rhagodidae

Genus Rhagodalma
Genus Rhagodax
Rhagodax wadidaba
Genus Rhagodeca
Genus Rhagodelbus
Genus Rhagoderma
Genus Rhagoderus
Genus Rhagodes
Genus Rhagodessa
Genus Rhagodeya
Genus Rhagodia

Genus Rhagodima
Genus Rhagodinus
Genus Rhagodippa
Genus
Rhagodira
Genus Rhagodista
Genus Rhagoditta
Genus Rhagodixa
Genus Rhagodoca
Genus
Rhagodolus
Genus Rhagodomma
Genus Rhagodopa
Genus Rhagodorimus
Genus Rhagodorta
Genus Rhagodospus
Genus Rhagoduja
Genus
Rhagodula
Genus RhagodunaFamily Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Rhagodax Roewer 1941

 


Rhagodax Roewer 1941: 102.

Type species: Rhagodax wadidaba Roewer 1941, by monotypy.

Distribution: Middle East.



 

Original description (Roewer 1941: 102):

"Mit den Merkmalen der Familie Rhagodidae (Roewer 1934), außerdem 2. und 3. Tal'.ms ventral mit je 1.1 Dornen und 4. Tarsus ventral ohne hervortretende Dornen. Die Gattung Rhagodax findet ihren Platz zwischen Rhagodes s. str. und Rhagoduna unserer Tabelle 1934 (p. 268)."

Translation: "With the characteristic features of the family Rhagodidae (Roewer  1934), also, 2nd and 3rd tarsi ventrally always with 1.1 spines and 4th tarsus ventrally without pronounced spines. The genus Rhagodax finds its place between Rhagodes s. str. and Rhagoduna of the table in 1934 (p. 268)."

One species is included in the genus:

 

Rhagodax wadidaba Roewer 1941

Rhagodax wadidaba Roewer 1941: 102; Zilch, 1946: 119.
Type locality: Wadi Daba, 65 miles SSE of 'Amman, Al Karak , Jordan.
Distribution: Jordan.

   

 



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