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
Genus Rhagodista
Genus Rhagoditta
Genus Rhagodixa
Genus Rhagodoca
Genus
Rhagodolus
Genus Rhagodomma
Genus Rhagodopa
Rhagodopa brevipes
Rhagodopa ferghana
Rhagodopa jaffana
Rhagodopa setipes
Genus Rhagodorimus
Genus Rhagodorta
Genus Rhagodospus
Genus Rhagoduja
Genus
Rhagodula
Genus Rhagoduna
 
Family Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Rhagodopa Roewer 1933

 


Rhagodopa Roewer 1933: 276Adobe PDF icon.

Type species: Solpuga brevipes Gervais, 1842, by original designation.

Distribution: Asia.


Original description (Roewer 1933: 276):

"Mit den Merkmalender Familie und 2. u. 3. Tarsus ventral unbedornt, sowie 4. Tarsus ventral mit 1. 2.2 Dornen bewehrt."

Translation:  With the defining characteristic features of the family and 2nd and 3rd tarsi ventrally unarmed, also with 4th tarsi ventrally adorned with 1. 2.2 spines.

Four species are included in the genus:

 

Rhagodopa brevipes (Gervais)

Solpuga brevipes Gervais, 1842: 76; Gervais, 1844: 87; Simon, 1879a: 152.
Rhax brevipes
(Gervais): Butler, 1873: 417; Pocock,1895b: 450, plate A fig. 4, plate B fig. 3.
Rhagodes brevipes
(Gervais): Pocock 1900b: 149-150, figs 51a-e; Kraepelin 1901: 36.
Rhagodopa brevipes
(Gervais): Roewer 1933: 277; Zilch, 1946: 122.
Type locality: Nepal.
Distribution: India, Nepal.

Rhagodopa ferghana Roewer

Rhagodopa ferghana Roewer 1933: 277.
Rhagodes ferghana
(Roewer): Birula 1938: 30; Gromov, 1996: 103.
Type locality: Ozgbn (as "Usgen"), Fergana Valley, Osh, Kirghizia.
Distribution: Kirghizia.

Rhagodopa jaffana Roewer

Rhagodopa jaffana Roewer 1933: 277; Zilch, 1946: 122; Levy and Shulov, 1964: 103.
? Rhagodopa jaffana Roewer: Turk, 1948: 264.
Type locality: Yafo (as Jaffa), Tel Aviv, Israel.
Distribution: Israel.

Rhagodopa setipes (Birula)

Rhagodes aureus setipes Binda, 1905a: 415; Birula, 1905b: 271-272.
Rhagodopa setipes
(Birula): Roewer 1933: 277.
Type locality: Makran, Baluchistan, Pakistan or Sistan va Baluchestan, Iran.
Distribution: Iran or Pakistan.

   

 



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