Eremobates californicus (Simon, 1879)


Original combination: Datames californicus


Taxonomic references

Datames californicus

143–144, figs 37–38 Simon, 1879x (reference missing)
Putnam, 1883: 266, 267, figs 32–40

Eremobates californicus (Simon):

Banks, 1900: 427 (as Eremobates californica [sic])
Kraepelin, 1901a: 125
Banks, 1901a: 594
Banks, 1904b: 363 (as Eremobates californica [sic])
Comstock, 1913: 37 (as Eremobates californica [sic])
Nisbet, 1917: 22, figs 5–6
Nesbet, 1921: 14
Muma, 1970a: 26 (designated as nomen dubium)
Muma, 1976: 17
Punzo, 1998g: n/a, fig. 6–2 (as Eremobates californica [sic])
Harvey, 2003c: 237
Brookhart and Brookhart, 2006: 306

Eremopus californicus (Simon):

Roewer, 1934: 565, figs 324n, 326f

Eremostata californica (Simon):

Roewer, 1934: 574, fig. 324x

Not Eremobates californicus (Simon):

Muma, 1951: 76, figs 115–117 (misidentification, see Eremobates simoni Muma)

Distribution table
US (California)
Type locality: Mariposa, Mariposa County, California, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mariposa 37.483333 -119.966666
Type repository
  • Holotype j (MNHN)
Zoobank LSID


Banks, N. (1900). Synopses of North-American invertebrates. IX. The scorpions, solpugids and pedipalpi. American Naturalist 34: 421–427. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1901a). Some Arachnida from New Mexico. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 53: 568–597. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1904b). Some Arachnida from California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 3: 331–374. -- Show included taxa

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

Comstock, J.H. (1913). The spider book. Doubleday, Page and Co., New York. -- 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. (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

Nesbet, J. (1921). A list of California Arachnida. IV. Solpugida. Journal of Entomology and Zoology, Pomona College 14: 14–15. -- Show included taxa

Nisbet, J. (1917). Solpugids from the Claremont-Laguna region. Journal of Entomology and Zoology, Pomona College 9: 22–25. -- Show included taxa

Punzo, F. (1998g). The biology of camel-spiders (Arachnida, Solifugae). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston. -- Show included taxa

Putnam, J.D. (1883). The Solpugidae of America. Papers of J. Duncan Putnam, arranged for publication by Herbert Osborn.. Proceedings of the Davenport Academy of Natural Sciences 3: 249–310. -- 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


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