Solpugema tookei (Hewitt, 1919)


Original combination: Solpuga tookei


Taxonomic references

Solpuga tookei

Hewitt, 1919b: 35–37, fig. 8 original description

Solpugema tookei (Hewitt):

Roewer, 1933: 477, fig. 303a
Lawrence, 1955: 200
Harvey, 2003c: 314
Dippenaar-Schoeman, González Reyes and Harvey, 2006: 85

Distribution table
South Africa
Type locality: Mariannhill, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mariannhill -29.85 30.833333
Type repository
  • Holotype male (Albany Museum)

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A., González Reyes, A.P. & Harvey, M.S. (2006). A check-list of the Solifugae (sun-spiders) of South Africa (Arachnida: Solifugae). African Plant Protection 12: 70–92. -- 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

Hewitt, J. (1919b). A short survey of the Solifugae of South Africa. Annals of the Transvaal Museum 7: 1–76. -- 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

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


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