Eremobates scaber (Kraepelin, 1899)


Original combination: Datames scaber


Taxonomic references

Datames scaber

Kraepelin, 1899b: 243, fig. 19 original description

Eremobates scaber (Kraepelin):

Kraepelin, 1901a: 124–125, fig. 91
Muma, 1970a: 12, fig. 10
Muma, 1976: 15
Muma, 1989: 8–9
Scudder, 1994: 10
Harvey, 2003c: 243
Brookhart and Cushing, 2004: 288–291, figs 31, 42, 47, 52
Brookhart and Brookhart, 2006: 314
Cushing and Brookhart, 2019: 73-75

Eremostata scabra (Kraepelin):

Roewer, 1934: 574, fig. 324z

Not Eremobates scaber (Kraepelin):

Muma, 1951: 52–55, figs 44–53 (misidentification, see Eremobates septentrionis Muma)

Eremobates gladiolus Muma, 1951 -- synonymised by Brookhart and Cushing, 2004: 288
Eremobates gladiolus
Muma, 1951: 57–58, figs 58–60 original description
Gering, 1956: 50
Muma, 1970a: 11–12
Dondale, 1979: 251
Muma, 1989: 9
Scudder, 1994: 10
Harvey, 2003c: 239 (synonymised by Brookhart and Cushing, 2004: 288)
Cushing and Brookhart, 2019: 73-75
Distribution table
Canada (British Columbia)
US (Oregon, Washington)
Type locality: Washington, (as "Washington-Territorium"), U.S.A.
Type repository
  • Holotype female (MNHN)
Zoobank LSID


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

Brookhart, J.O. & Cushing, P.E. (2004). The systematics of the Eremobates scaber species-group (Solifugae, Eremobatidae). Journal of Arachnology 32: 284–312. doi: -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C.D. (1979). Canada and its insect fauna. Part 3. Status of taxa in Canada. 11. Opiliones, Pseudoscorpionida, Scorpionida, Solifugae. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada 108: 250–251. -- Show included taxa

Gering, R.L. (1956). Arachnids: spiders, pseudoscorpions, scorpions, solpugids. In: Woodbury, A.M. (ed.) Ecological check lists. The Great Salt Lake Desert series University of Utah, Dugway. -- 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

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

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. (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. (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. (1989). New species and records of Solpugida (Arachnida) from the United States. Douglas Print Shop, Douglas. -- 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

Scudder, G.G.E. (1994). An annotated systematic list of the potentially rare and endangered freshwater and terrestrial invertebrates in British Columbia. Entomological Society of British Columbia, Occasional Paper 2: 1–92. -- Show included taxa

Cushing, P. & Brookhart, J.O. (2019). Solifugae of Canada. ZooKeys 819: 73-75. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.819.25166 -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-10-21 New taxonomic reference entry Cushing and Brookhart, 2019