Hemiblossia michaelseni Roewer, 1933


Original combination: Hemiblossia michaelseni

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:8431b738-11bb-442d-b3c4-28e65730ba3f

Taxonomic references

Hemiblossia michaelseni

Roewer, 1933: 351, figs 254d<1–2> original description
Lawrence, 1953: 959
Lawrence, 1955: 177
Weidner, 1959: 110
Lawrence, 1963: 24
Lawrence, 1968b: n/a, fig. 6g
Wharton, 1981: 36, fig. 34
Harvey, 2003c: 232
Harms and Dupérré, 2018: 26-27, fig. 13d-f

Distribution table

Realm: Africa

Type locality: Kalkfeld, N. of Omaruru, Omaruru, Namibia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Kalkfeld -20.883333 16.183333
Type repository
  • Holotype Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany Female (ZMH-A0000182)
  • Holotype Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany Female (SMF 6859); dissected parts from holotype

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. (1953). A collection of African Solifugae in the British Museum (Natural History). Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 122: 955–972. -- 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

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

Lawrence, R.F. (1968b). A contribution to the solifugid fauna of southern Africa (Arachnida). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 26: 53–77. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1933). Solifugae, Palpigradi. In: Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs. 5: Arthropoda. IV: Arachnoidea Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(4)(2–3): 161–480. -- Show included taxa

Weidner, H. (1959). Die Entomologischen Sammlungen des Zoologischen Staatsinstituts und Zoologischen Museums Hamburg. I. Teil. Pararthropoda und Chelicerata I. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen Zoologischen Museum und Institute 57: 89–142. -- Show included taxa

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

Harms, D. & Dupérré, N. (2018). An annotated type catalogue of the camel spiders (Arachnida: Solifugae) held in the Zoological Museum Hamburg. Zootaxa 4375(1): 001–058. doi: https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4375.1.1 -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-09-28 New taxonomic reference entry Harms and Dupérré, 2018
2022-09-28 Species updated Old value