Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi - Solifugae Collection
Occur in tropical and semitropical regions, and some species are distributed in desert regions, but also in grasslands and forests. There are more than 1,000 described species of Solifugae in approximately 140 genera and 12 families, distributed by America, Africa, southern Europe and southwest Asia (Rock, 2002). Solifuges animals are rare, even in suitable habitats its abundance is contemplated to be low.
Material with scientific and historical importance.
Date range: May 10, 2005 - Jun 1, 2007
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