Cratosolpuga wunderlichi Selden, 1996

SPECIES |   ACCEPTED

Original combination: Cratosolpuga wunderlichi

MESOZOIC: Lower Cretaceous

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:b2d0f191-8b25-49f6-976c-52ef8fb6f5e5


Genus type of Cratosolpuga Selden, 1996

Taxonomic references

Cratosolpuga wunderlichi

Selden in Selden and Shear, 1996: 601, figs 4–6, plate 1 figs 3–4 original description
Punzo, 1998g: n/a, figs 7–7, 7–8, 7–9, 7–10
Harvey, 2003c: 212
Dunlop and Martill, 2004: 145–151, figs 1–8

Distribution
Distribution table
Brazil (Ceará)
Type locality: Chapada do Araripe, Ceará, Brazil (Crato Formation, Lower Cretaceous (Aptian)).

Coordinates

Locality Lat Lon
1 Chapada do Araripe (APPROXIMATE) -7.5 -40
Type repository
  • Holotype (Wunderlich collection)
References

Dunlop, J.A. & Martill, D.M. (2004). Four additional specimens of the fossil camel spider Cratosolpuga wunderlichi Selden 1996 (Arachnida: Solifugae) from the Lower Cretaceous Crato formation of Brazil. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 9: 143–156. -- 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

Punzo, F. (1998g). The biology of camel-spiders (Arachnida, Solifugae). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston. -- Show included taxa

Selden, P.A. & Shear, W.A. (1996). The first Mesozoic Solifugae (Arachnida), from the Cretaceous of Brazil, and a redescription of Palaeozoic Solifugae. Palaeontology 39: 583–604. -- Show included taxa

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