Opisthacanthus obscurus,

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/9DA420AC-9AAB-5132-A009-7645874AB833

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scientific name

Opisthacanthus obscurus
status

 

Opisthacanthus obscurus  Fig. 38View Figure 38

Opisthacanthus obscurus  Kraepelin, 1911: 76, 81-82

Current senior synonym.

Opisthacanthus (Nepabellus) capensis  Thorell, 1876 [synonymized by Hewitt 1918: 169]

Lectotype.

( Fig. 38 A–CView Figure 38) ♂ ( ZMH-A0001095), [South Africa], Süd Kapland [Western Cape], Knysna [34°02 ’10” S, 23°02 ’49” E], 01.04.1909, Museum Amsterdam.

Paralectotypes.

1 ♀ ( Fig. 38 D–EView Figure 38, ZMH-A0001094), 3 ♀ ( ZMH-A0002221), same data as lectotype.

Remarks.

A male from the syntype series is designated here as the lectotype and the four remaining specimens are designated as paralectotypes.