Eremochelis insignatus Roewer, 1934


Original combination: Eremochelis insignatus


Genus type of Eremochelis Roewer, 1934

Taxonomic references

Eremochelis insignatus

Roewer, 1934: 570–571, figs 322k, 324r, 325c, 327d original description
Zilch, 1946: 149
Muma, 1970a: 31–32
Muma, 1974a: 8
Muma, 1976: 19
Muma, 1985: n/a, fig. 7 (as Eremochelis insignitus [sic])
Muma and Muma, 1988: 23–24 (as Eremochelis insignitus [sic])
Harvey, 2003c: 251
Brookhart and Brookhart, 2006: 316
Cushing, Casto, Knowlton, Royer, Laudier, Gaffin, Prendini and Brookhart, 2014: 512, figs 3e–f (as Eremochelis insignitus [sic])
Cushing, Graham, Prendini and Brookhart, 2015: 282, figs 2, 3 (as Eremochelis insignitus [sic])

Hemerotrecha insignata (Roewer):

Muma, 1951: 108–110, figs 219–222

Therobates arcellus

Muma, 1962: 13–14, figs 68–71 (misidentification, females only)

Eremochelis arcellus (Muma):

Muma, 1976: 18

Therobates cameronensis Muma, 1951 -- synonymised by Muma, 1970a: 31
Therobates cameronensis
Muma, 1951: 90, figs 157–161 original description
Muma, 1962: 10
Muma, 1963: 1
Muma, 1966c: 210, 213–214 (synonymised by Muma, 1970a: 31)
Eremochelis cameronensis (Muma):
Muma, 1976: 19
Distribution table
US (Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada)
Type locality: California, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 California (IMPRECISE) 37 -120
Type repository

Brookhart, J.O. & Brookhart, I.P. (2006). An annotated checklist of continental North American Solifugae with type depositories, abundance, and notes on their zoogeography. Journal of Arachnology 34: 299–330. doi: -- Show included taxa

Cushing, P.E., Casto, P., Knowlton, E.D., Royer, S., Laudier, D., Gaffin, D.D., Prendini, L. & Brookhart, J.O. (2014). Comparative morphology and functional significance of setae called papillae on the pedipalps of male camel spiders (Arachnida: Solifugae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 107: 510–520. doi: -- Show included taxa

Cushing, P.E., Graham, M.R., Prendini, L. & Brookhart, J.O. (2015). A multilocus molecular phylogeny of the endemic North American camel spider family Eremobatidae (Arachnida: Solifugae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 92: 280–293. doi: -- 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

Muma, M.H. (1951). The arachnid order Solpugida in the United States. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 97: 35–141. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1962). The arachnid order Solpugida in the United States, Supplement 1. American Museum Novitates 2092: 1–44. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1963). Solpugida of the Nevada test site. Brigham Young University Science Bulletin, Biological Series 3(2): 1–15. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1966c). Feeding behavior of North American Solpugida (Arachnida). Florida Entomologist 49: 199–216. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1970a). A synoptic review of North American, Central American, and West Indian Solpugida (Arthropoda: Arachnida). Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas 5: 1–62. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1974a). Maturity and reproductive isolation of common solpugids in North American deserts. Journal of Arachnology 2: 5–10. -- 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. (1985). A new, possibly diagnostic, character for Solpugida (Arachnida). Novitates Arthropodae 2(2): 1–5. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. & Muma, K.E. (1988). The arachnid order Solpugida in the United States (Supplement 2, a biological review). Southwest Offset, Silver City. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1934). Solifugae, Palpigradi. In: Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs. 5: Arthropoda. IV: Arachnoidea Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(4)(4–5): 481–723. -- Show included taxa

Zilch, A. (1946). Katalog der Solifugen (Arach.) des Senckenberg-Museums. Senckenbergiana 27: 119–154. -- Show included taxa


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