Blossiola obsti Roewer 1933

Harms, Danilo & Dupérré, Nadine, 2018, An annotated type catalogue of the camel spiders (Arachnida: Solifugae) held in the Zoological Museum Hamburg, Zootaxa 4375 (1), pp. 1-58: 22

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4375.1.1

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scientific name

Blossiola obsti Roewer 1933
status

 

Blossiola obsti Roewer 1933 

Fig. 11 A –FView FIGURE11 

Roewer 1933: 370, figs 261d–d1, 264c (as Blossiola obsti  nov. spec.)

Type locality and specimens. ♂, ♀—Ostafrika (Mkalama)—(vidi 2 ♂, 1 ♀, Typus).

Dimensions. ♂ Körperlänge 8mm, ♀ Körperlänge 9mm. [♂ lectotype 9.37; 11.53], [♀ paralectotype 12.51; 15.03]

Oldest label. Ostafrika Exp. d. Hamburg. Georg. Ges., Mkalama, Dr. E. Obst leg. 19.IV.–19.V. 1911, Geogr. Ges. ded. 3.X.1912. (Unknown handwriting). 

Additional label. Blossiola obsti  n. g. n. sp., 2 ♂, 1♀ — Typus. Mkalama, revd. 1931. Roewer No. 8267 ( Roewer handwriting). 

Type material. Lectotype ♂ and paralectotypes 1♂, 1♀ designated here (ZMH-A0000178). Lectotype missing right palp and leg I, and part of legs IV.

Collection remarks. Mkalama refers to the Mkalama District in northern Tanzania  . Erich Obst was traveling at that time from the northern country of the Turu people to the Lake Balangida (13– 19.04.2017) in north-central Tanzania  .

Current systematic position. Daesiidae  , Blossia obsti ( Roewer 1933)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Solifugae

Family

Daesiidae

Genus

Blossiola