Rhagodopa brevipes (Gervais, 1842)


Original combination: Solpuga brevipes

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:8fe2461d-f4da-4dc2-a131-de83c13b32fc

Genus type of Rhagodopa Roewer, 1933

Taxonomic references

Solpuga brevipes

Gervais, 1842a: 76 original description
Gervais, 1844: 87
152, Simon, 1879x (reference missing)

Rhax brevipes (Gervais):

Butler, 1873d: 417
Pocock, 1895b: 450, plate A fig. 4, plate B fig. 3

Rhagodes brevipes (Gervais):

Pocock, 1900b: 149–150, figs 51a–e
Kraepelin, 1901a: 36

Rhagodopa brevipes (Gervais):

Roewer, 1933: 277
Zilch, 1946: 122
Harvey, 2003c: 301

Distribution table
Type locality: Nepal.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Nepal (IMPRECISE) 28 85
Type repository
  • Holotype ? (BMNH)
Zoobank LSID



Butler, A.G. (1873d). List of the species of Galeodides, with description of a new species in the collection of the British Museum. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London 1873: 415–425. -- Show included taxa

Gervais, P. (1842a). Entomologie. L'Institut, Journal Universal des Sciences et des Sociétés Savantes en France et a l'Étranger, 1ère Section 10: 76. -- Show included taxa

Gervais, P. (1844). Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Aptères. Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret, Paris 3. -- 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

Pocock, R.I. (1895b). On the species of Galeodidae inhabiting India and Ceylon. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 9: 438–452. -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R.I. (1900b). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London. -- 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

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


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