First record of Galeodes caspius subfuscus Birula, 1937 (Solifugae, Galeodidae) in Iraq with additional notes on Rhagodixa kurdistanica, Birula 1936 (Solifugae, Rhagodidae)

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Solifuges were observed in many habitats in Erbil- city/Iraq; on ground, under stones and between grasses especially at night. Two species belong two family Galeodidae and Rhagodidae were identified from the study area, Galeodes caspius subfuscus Birula 1937, recorded for the first time in Iraq.


Keywords: solifugids, sun spider, camel – spider, Galeodidae, Rhagodidae
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