Eremorhax joshui (Brookhart and Muma, 1987)


Original combination: Arenotherus joshui


Taxonomic references

Eremorhax joshuae Brookhart and Muma:

Polis and McCormick, 1986: 112 (nomen nudum)

Arenotherus joshui

Brookhart and Muma, 1987: 9–10, figs 44–49 original description

Eremorhax joshui (Brookhart and Muma):

Harvey, 2002a: 451
Harvey, 2003c: 247
Brookhart and Brookhart, 2006: 302
Cushing, Graham, Prendini and Brookhart, 2015: 285, figs 2, 3

Distribution table
US (California)
Type locality: Jumbo Rocks, Joshua Tree National Monument, Riverside County, California, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Jumbo Rocks 34 -116.066666
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

Brookhart, J.O. & Muma, M.H. (1987). Arenotherus, a new genus of Eremobatidae (Solpugida), in the United States. Privately published by the authors, Publication location not stated. -- 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. (2002a). Nomenclatural notes on Solifugae, Amblypygi, Uropygi and Araneae (Arachnida). Records of the Western Australian Museum 20: 449–459. -- 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

Polis, G.A. & McCormick, S.J. (1986). Scorpions, spiders and solpugids: predation and competition among distantly related taxa. Oecologia 71: 111–116. -- Show included taxa


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