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
Genus Rhagodorimus
Genus Rhagodorta
Genus Rhagodospus
Genus Rhagoduja
Genus
Rhagodula
Rhagodula nigra
Genus Rhagoduna
 
Family Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Rhagodula Roewer 1941

 


Rhagodula Roewer 1941: 103.

Type species: Rhagoduia nigra Roewer 1941, by monotypy.

Distribution: Middle East


Original description (Roewer 1933: 270):

"Mit den Merkmalen der Familie: außerdem 2. und 3. Tarsus ventral nicht bedornt und 4. Tarsus ventral mit 1.2 Dornen. Die gattung Rhagodula findet ihren Platz zwischen Rhagoduna und Rhagoduja unserer Tabelle 1934, p. 268."

Translation: "With the characteristic features of the family: also, 2nd and 3rd tarsi ventrally unarmed and 4th tarsus ventrally with 1.2 spines. The genus Rhagodula finds its place between Rhagoduna and Rhagoduja in the table in 1934, p. 268."

As currently recognized, the genus contains a single species:

 

Rhagodula nigra Roewer

Rhagodula nigra Roewer 1941: 103; Zilch, 1946: 122; Levy and Shulov, 1964: 103.
Type locality: Benjamina, Haifa, Hefa (Haifa),Israel.
Distribution: Israel.

 



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