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 RhagodidaeFamily Solpugidae
Catalog of the Solifugae

 

 


 


 

Chanbria rectus Muma 1962

Chanbria rectus Muma, 1962: 26 (figs 42, 43), 28 (key), 30Adobe PDF icon; Muma, 1970a: 36Adobe PDF icon; Muma, 1976: 20; Polis and McCormick, 1986: 112; Muma and Muma, 1988: 25; Brookhart and Brookhart, 2006: 315Adobe PDF icon.

HOLOTYPE: United States. California: San Bernardino County - Barstow June 16, 1950 (J. W. MacSwain), adult male.  Deposited in the American Museum of Natural History.

Original description
Muma, 1962: 26 (figs 42, 43), 28 (key), 30:

MALE HOLOTYPE: Total length, 23.0 mm.

                            LENGTH         WIDTH
Chelicerae         6.1 mm.            1.2 mm.
Propeltidium   2.5                      3.0
Palpi                  23.0
First legs           13.0
Fourth legs      25.5

        Color in alcohol white to light yellow, with following dusky purple markings: propeltidium dusky except along posterior margin and along a median stripe; median plagula dusky; all legs dusky at apical ends of femora; palpi dusky at apical ends of femora and tibiae.
        Dentition of chelicerae similar to that of C. regalis with following exceptions: right chelicera with supernumerary intermediate tooth on movable finger; only one distinguishable aborted tooth on fixed finger; remnants of aborted teeth present on C. regalis as denticules (fig. 42); fixed finger straight apically (fig. 43).
        Structure otherwise very similar to that of C. regalis.  Scopula on metatarsus of palpus composed of about 80 papillae and extending about three fourths of length of segment.


 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
   
 



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