Opisthophthalmus calvus,

Monod, Lionel, Duperre, Nadine & Harms, Danilo, 2019, An annotated catalogue of the scorpion types (Arachnida, Scorpiones) held in the Zoological Museum Hamburg. Part I: Parvorder Iurida Soleglad & Fet, 2003, Evolutionary Systematics 3 (2), pp. 109-200: 109

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/evolsyst.3.37464

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scientific name

Opisthophthalmus calvus
status

 

Opisthophthalmus calvus 

Opisthophthalmus calvus  L. Koch, 1867: 233-234

Current senior synonym.

Opistophthalmus latimanus  C. L. Koch, 1841 [synonymized by Purcell 1899: 159-161]

Holotype.

♀ ( ZMH-A00001867), Südafrika, Museum Godeffroy (2248).

Remarks.

The holotype could not be examined nor photographed as it was on loan at the time of writing. The data provided here were taken from Weidner (1959) and Fet (2000c). Prendini (2001: 29) confirmed the synonymy of O. calvus  with O. latimanus  after examination of the present holotype.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Scorpiones

Family

Scorpionidae

Genus

Opisthophthalmus

Loc

Opisthophthalmus calvus

Monod, Lionel, Duperre, Nadine & Harms, Danilo 2019
2019
Loc

Opisthophthalmus calvus

Thorell 1876
1876