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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
Genus Rhagodorimus
Genus Rhagodorta
Genus Rhagodospus
Rhagodospus babylonicus
Genus Rhagoduja
Genus
Rhagodula
Genus RhagodunaFamily Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Rhagodospus Roewer 1941

 


Rhagodospus Roewer 1941: l04-105.

Type species: Rhagodes babylonicus Birula, 1935c, by monotypy.

Distribution: Middle East.


Original description (Roewer 1941: 104-105):

"Mit den Merkmalen der Familie; außerdem 2. und 3. Tarsus ventral mit je 1 Dorn und 4. Tarsus ventral mit 1.1.1 Dorner bewehrt. Die Gattung Rhagodospus findet ihren Platz zwischen Rhagodopa und Rhagodolus unserer Tabelle 1934, p, 268."

Translation:  With the characteristic features of the family; also, 2nd and 3rd tarsi
armed ventrally with 1 spine and 4th tarsus ventrally with 1.1.1 spines.  The genus Rhagodospus finds its place between Rhagodopa and Rhagodolus in the table in 1934, p, 268.

A single species is included in the genus:

 

Rhagodospus babylonicus (Birula)

Rhagodes babylonicus Birula, 1935c: 318-319, fig. l.
Rhagodospus babylonicus
(Birula): Roewer 1941: 105, fig. I.
Type locality: Ash Shahabi (as Ruinen Baksai), Wasit, Iraq.
Distribution: Iraq.

 

 

 



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