Solpugidae Leach, 1815


Original name: Solpugidae

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Taxonomic references
Leach, 1815: 392 (as Solpugides) original description
Leach, 1816: 434 (as Solpugideae)
Leach, 1817: 47 (as Solpugidea)
Pocock, 1897c: 252
Kraepelin, 1899b: 206–207
Pocock, 1900b: 145
Kraepelin, 1901a: 28
Pocock, 1902c: 59
Berland, 1932: 42
Roewer, 1933: 409–411
Kästner, 1933-1935: 296
Pratt, 1935: 476
Birula, 1938: 12
Kaestner, 1968: 226
Muma, 1976: 9
Wharton, 1981: 62
Muma, 1982: 103
El-Hennawy, 1990: 21
Harvey, 2003c: 302–303
Bird, Wharton and Prendini, 2015: 26–27
Alexiou, 2014: 10
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Berland, L. (1932). Les Arachnides. In: Encyclopédie entomologique (A) Paul Lechavalier & Fils, Paris XVI: 1–485. -- Show included taxa

Bird, T.L., Wharton, R.A. & Prendini, L. (2015). Cheliceral morphology in Solifugae (Arachnida): primary homology, terminology and character survey. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 394: 1–355. doi: -- Show included taxa

Birula, A. (1938). Arachnides, Ordo Solifuga. In: Faune de l'URSS L'Académie des Sciences de l'URSS, Moscow, Leningrad 1(3): i–vii, 1–173. -- Show included taxa

El-Hennawy, H.K. (1990). Key to solpugid families (Arachnida: Solpugida). Serket 2: 20–27. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (2003c). Catalogue of the smaller arachnid orders of the world: Amblypygi, Uropygi, Schizomida, Palpigradi, Ricinulei and Solifugae. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. -- Show included taxa

Kaestner, A. (1968). Arthropod relatives, Chelicerata, Myriapoda. In: Invertebrate zoology John Wiley & Sons, New York 2. -- Show included taxa

Kästner, A. (1933-1935). Solifugae Sundevall, Walzenspinnen. In: Kükenthal, W. (ed.) Handbuch der Zoologie Walter de Gruyter & Co., Berlin und Leipzig 3 (2) (6): 193–299. -- Show included taxa

Kraepelin, K. (1899b). Zur Systematik der Solifugen. Mitteilungen aus dem Naturhistorischen Museum in Hamburg 16: 197–259. -- Show included taxa

Kraepelin, K. (1901a). Palpigradi und Solifugae. Tierreich 12: i–xi, 1–159. -- Show included taxa

Leach, W.E. (1815). A tabular view of the external characters of four classes of animals, which Linné arranged under Insecta; with the distribution of the genera composing three of these classes into orders, andc. and descriptions of several new genera and species.. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 11(2): 306–400. doi: -- Show included taxa

Leach, W.E. (1816). Annulosa. In: Encyclopedia Britannica Encyclopedia Britannica, London Supplement 1: 401–453. -- Show included taxa

Leach, W.E. (1817). The zoological miscellany; being descriptions of new or interesting animals. Nodder, London 3. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1976). A review of solpugid families with an annotated list of western hemisphere solpugids. Publication of the Office of Research, Western New Mexico University, Silver City 2: 1–33. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1982). Solpugida. In: Parker, S.P. (ed.) Synopsis and classification of living organisms McGraw-Hill, New York 2: 102–104. -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R.I. (1897c). On the genera and species of tropical African Arachnida of the order Solifugae, with notes upon the taxonomy and habits of the group. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 20: 249–272. -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R.I. (1900b). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London. -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R.I. (1902c). Arachnida: Scorpiones, Pedipalpi, and Solifugae. In: Godman, F.D. and Salvin, O. (ed.) Biologia Centrali-Americana Taylor and Francis, London 3: 1–71. -- Show included taxa

Pratt, H.S. (1935). A manual of the common invertebrate animals (exclusive of insects). Blakiston Company, Philadelphia, Toronto. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1933). Solifugae, Palpigradi. In: Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs. 5: Arthropoda. IV: Arachnoidea Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(4)(2–3): 161–480. -- Show included taxa

Wharton, R.A. (1981). Namibian Solifugae (Arachnida). Cimbebasia Memoir 5: 1–87. -- Show included taxa

Alexiou, S. (2014). The solifuges (Arachnida: Solifugae) of Greece. Parnassiana Archives 2: 7-11. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2023-01-12 New taxonomic reference entry Alexiou, 2014