Biton (Biton) browni (Lawrence, 1965)


Original combination: Broomiella browni

Subgenus Biton


Taxonomic references

Broomiella browni

Lawrence, 1963: 24 (nomen nudum)

Broomiella browni

Lawrence, 1965a: 54–55, fig. 2e original description
Wharton, 1981: 16, fig. 11

Biton browni (Lawrence):

Lawrence, 1972: 107–108, figs 6d–f
Cushing and Casto, 2012: 1, figs 2H, 2I, 2K

Biton (Biton) browni (Lawrence):

Harvey, 2003c: 220
Dippenaar-Schoeman, González Reyes and Harvey, 2006: 73

Distribution table
South Africa
Type locality: Oranjemund, Karas, Namibia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Oranjemund -28.55 16.433333
Type repository

Cushing, P.E. & Casto, P. (2012). Preliminary survey of the setal and sensory structures on the pedipalps of camel spiders (Arachnida: Solifugae). Journal of Arachnology 40: 123–127. doi: -- Show included taxa

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. (1963). The Solifugae of South West Africa. Cimbebasia 8: 1–28. -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R.F. (1965a). Some new or little known Solifugae from southern Africa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 144: 47–59. doi: -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R.F. (1972). New psammophilous Solifugae, chiefly from desert regions of the Kalahari and South West Africa. Madoqua, series II 1: 97–116. -- Show included taxa

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


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