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

Genus Rhagodima
Genus Rhagodinus
Genus Rhagodippa
Genus
Rhagodira
Rhagodira algerica
Rhagodira lindbergi
Rhagodira ochropus

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 Rhagodira Roewer 1933

 


Rhagodira Roewer 1933: 279Adobe PDF icon; Roewer, 1960: 6.

Type species: Galeades achrapus Dufour, 1861, by original designation.

Distribution: north Africa, Asia.


Original description (Roewer 1933: 279):

"Mit den Merkmalen der Familie und 2. und 3. Tarsus ventral mit je 1.1 Dornen, sowie 4. Tarsus ventral mit 2.2.2 Dornen bewehrt."

Translation: With the characteristic features of the family and 2nd and 3rd tarsi ventral with ever 1.2 spines, also 4th tarsus armed ventrally with 2.2.2 spines.

Three species are included in the genus:

 

Rhagodira algerica Roewer

Rhagodira algerica Roewer 1933: 280; Roewer 1941: 106; Zilch, 1946: 121.
Type localities: Biskra, Biskra, Algeria; and Gafza, Tunisia.
Distribution: Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia.

Rhagodira lindbergi Roewer

Rhagodira lindbergi Roewer, 1960: 6-7.
Type locality: Guerechk, Afghanistan.
Distribution: Afghanistan.

Rhagodira ochropus (Dufour)

Galeodes ochropus Dufour, 1861: 439, plate 3 fig. B.
Galeodes curtipes
Dufour, 1861: 439-440, plate 3 fig. A (synonymized by Simon, 1885c: 45).
Galeades? curtipes
Dufour: Butler, 1873: 420.
Salpuga achropus
(Dufour): Butler, 1873: 423.
Rhax achropus
(Dufour): Simon, 1879a: 121-122; Simon, 1879c: 78; Simon, 1885c: 44-45.
Rhax curtipes
(Dufour): Simon, 1879a: 124; Simon, 1879c: 78; Pavesi, 1880: 317.
Rhagades achropus
(Dufour): Kraepelin 1899b: 377; Kraepelin 1901: 35-36; Birula, 1914: 663; Caporiacco, 1932: 407.
Rhagadira achropus
(Dufour): Roewer 1933: 280; Zilch, 1946: 121.
Type localities:
of Galeades achropus: Tlemcen (as Tlemsen), Tlemcen, Algeria.
of Galeades curtipes: Tunisia (as Tunetano).
Distribution: Algeria, Tunisia.

   

 

 



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