The Arachnid Order Solifugae

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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
Genus Rhagodeca
Genus Rhagodelbus
Genus Rhagoderma

Genus Rhagoderus
Genus Rhagodes
Genus Rhagodessa
Genus Rhagodeya
Genus Rhagodia

Rhagodia abessinica
Rhagodia persica
Rhagodia obscurio
Rhagodia indica
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 Rhagoduna
Family Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Rhagodia Roewer 1933

 


Rhagodia Roewer 1933: 281Adobe PDF icon; Roewer, 1960: 7.

Type species: Rhagodia nigriceps var. obscurior Penther, 1913, by original designation.

Distribution: Africa, Asia.


 

Original description (Roewer 1933: 281):

"Mit den Merkmalen der Familie und 2.--4. Tarsus ventral mit je 2.2.2 Dornen bewehrt."

Translation: With the characteristic features of the family and 2nd  through 4th tarsi always armed ventrally with 2.2.2 spines.

Four species are included in the genus:

 

Rhagodia abessinica Roewer

Rhagodia abessinica Roewer 1933: 281; Moriggi, 1941: 278; Zilch, 1946: 12l.
Type locality: T'ana Hayk' (as Tana-See), Amhara, Ethiopia.
Distribution: Ethiopia.

Rhagodia indica Roewer

Rhagodia indica Roewer 1933: 281.
Type locality: Peshawar (as Peschawar), North- West Frontier, Pakistan.
Distribution: Pakistan.

Rhagodia obscurior (Penther)

Rhagodes nigriceps var. obscurior Penther, 1913: 108.
Rhagodia obscurior
(Penther): Roewer 1933: 281, fig. 188; Zilch, 1946: 121; Kastner, 1952a: fig. 10.
Type localities: Ash Sharqat (as Assur (Kal'at Schergat)), Nlnawa, Iraq; Bara, Iraq; Chatunije, Iraq; El'Abid, DhI Qar, Iraq; Gajara, Iraq; between Samoidja and Charnina, Iraq.
Distribution: Iraq, Turkey.

Rhagodia persica Roewer

Rhagodia persica Roewer 1941: 106-107; Zilch, 1946: 12l.
Type locality: Sistan (as "Seistan"), Sistan va Baluchestan, Iran.
Distribution: Iran.

   


 



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