Rhacochelifer sonyae Mahnert, 1991

Mahnert, Volker, Sharaf, Mostafa & Aldawood, Abdulrahman S., 2014, Further records of pseudoscorpions (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones) from Saudi Arabia, Zootaxa 3764 (3), pp. 387-393: 391

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3764.3.8

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Rhacochelifer sonyae Mahnert, 1991
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Rhacochelifer sonyae Mahnert, 1991 

Material examined. Al Bahah, W. Elzaraeb, 9.V.2011, 2086 m, 20 °04′ 24.3 ″ N, 41 ° 23 ′ 12.3 ″ E: 1 ♀. Khamis Mushayt, W. Ben Hashbal, 26.IV.2011, 18° 35 ′ 41.3 ″ N, 42 ° 39 ′01.3″E, 1892 m: 1 ♀.

Remarks. This species was described from three localities in the southwestern mountains of Saudi Arabia and appears to be restricted to this area. It is well characterized by its slender pedipalps and genital morphology.