The Arachnid Order Solifugae

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PHYLOGENY/TAXONOMY

Phylogeny of the Solifugae
Keys to FamiliesFamily Ammotrechidae
 
AMMOTRECHINAE
  Ammotrecha
  Ammotrechella
  Ammotrechesta
  Ammotrechinus
  Ammotrechona
  Ammotrechula
  Antillotrecha
  Campostrecha

  Dasycleobis
  Neocleobis
  Pseudocleobis
MORTOLINAE
  Mortola
NOTHOPUGINAE
  Nothopuga
OLTACOLINAE
  Oltacola
SARONOMINAE
  Branchia
  Chinchippus
  Inessa
  Procleobis
  Saronomus
INCERTAE SEDIS
  Chileotrecha
  Eutrecha
  Xenotrecha
  Happlodontus

Family Ceromidae
Family Daesiidae
Family Eremobatidae
Family Galeodidae
Family Gylippidae
Family Hexisopodidae
Family Karschiidae
Family Melanoblossidae
Family Mummuciidae
Family RhagodidaeFamily Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

Genus Oltacola Roewer 1934

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Genus Oltacola Roewer 1934

Oltacola Roewer, 1934: 608; Mello-Leitão, 1938a: 27; Muma, 1976: 29.

Diagnosis:  Roewer (1934) characterized the genus as follows:

"Ammotrechidae, deren 2. und 3. Tarsus jeweils 2-gliedrig und deren 4. Tarsus 4-gliedrig ist; 2. und 3. Tibia dorsal mit je 1 Enddorn, ventral-apikal mit 1.2 Dornborsten. Das erste Glied des 2. und 3. Tarsus ist doppelt so lang wie das zweite, und das erste Glied des 4. Tarsus ist so lang wie die untereinander gleichlangen drei letzten Glieder zusammen (Abb. 342, b, c)."

[Ammotrechidae whose 2nd and 3rd tarsi are each 2-segmented and whose 4th tarsi are 4-segmented; 2nd and 3rd tibia dorsally with 1 terminal spine, and with 1.2 ventral-apical spine-like setae. The first segment of the 2nd and 3rd tarsi is twice as long as the second, and the first segment of the 4th tarsus is as long as the last three similarly sized segments together (fig. 342, b, c).]

Type species:  Oltacola gomezi Roewer, 1934, by original designation.

Distribution:  Argentina
 
Included species: 

Oltacola chacoensis Roewer 1934
Oltacola goetschi Lawatsch in Goetsch & Lawatsch 1944
Oltacola gomezi Roewer 1934
Oltacola mendocina Mello Leit
ão 1938

 

   
   

 



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