Blossia rosea (Lawrence, 1935)


Original combination: Blossiola rosea


Taxonomic references

Blossiola rosea

Lawrence, 1935a: 76–77, figs 4a–b original description
Roewer, 1941: 133–134, figs 37–38
Lawrence, 1955: 182

Blossia rosea (Lawrence):

Wharton, 1981: 31, figs 16, 30
Harvey, 2003c: 218
Dippenaar-Schoeman, González Reyes and Harvey, 2006: 78

Distribution table
South Africa
Type locality: Aughrabies Falls, Northern Cape, South Africa.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Aughrabies Falls -28.6 20.333333
Type repository

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A., González Reyes, A.P. & Harvey, M.S. (2006). A check-list of the Solifugae (sun-spiders) of South Africa (Arachnida: Solifugae). African Plant Protection 12: 70–92. -- 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

Lawrence, R.F. (1935a). New South African Solifugae. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 23: 71–90. doi: -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R.F. (1955). Solifugae, scorpions and Pedipalpi, with checklists and keys to South African families, genera and species. In: South African animal life. Results of the Lund Expedition in 1950-1951 Almquist and Wiksell, Stockholm 1: 152–262. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1941). Solifugen 1934–1940. Veröffentlichungen des Deutschen Kolonial Ubersee-Museums, Bremen 3: 97–192. -- Show included taxa

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


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