Butheolus thalassinus Simon, 1882

Lowe, Graeme, 2018, The genera Butheolus Simon, 1882 and Xenobuthus gen. nov. (Scorpiones: Buthidae) in Oman, Euscorpius 261, pp. 1-73: 29-30

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Butheolus thalassinus Simon, 1882
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Butheolus thalassinus Simon, 1882  

( Figs. 151–156, 163–178, 338, Tab. 6)

Butheolus thalassinus Simon, 1882: 248–249   , pl. VIII, fig. 20;

Butheolus thalassinus: Simon, 1889   : Simon, 1890: 122; Kraepelin, 1891: 75; Kraepelin, 1895: 5; Pocock, 1895: 295, 316; Laurie, 1896: 122; Kraepelin, 1899: 37; Kraepelin, 1903: 565; Birula, 1910: 171; Borelli, 1915: 461–462; Birula, 1917a: 215, 230; Birula, 1937: 101; Kästner, 1941: 231; Vachon, 1966: 210; Stahnke, 1972: 129; Sissom, 1994: 7–8, figs. 9–13; Kovařík, 1998b: 105; Fet & Lowe, 2000: 89; Kovařík, 2004: 4 View Cited Treatment , 25; Fet, Soleglad & Lowe, 2005: 2; Lourenço, 2005: 27, fig. 33; Hendrixson, 2006: 56, 61; Acosta et al., 2008: 493; El-Hennawy, 2009: 121; El-Hennawy, 2014: 45; Kovařík & Lowe, 2012: 1–2, 4, 18–23, figs. 7–8, 75, 78, 81, 84, 87, 90, 99, 104; Lowe et al., 2014: 117.

Butheolus (Butheolus) thalassinus: Vachon, 1980: 255   ; El-Hennawy, 1992: 101, 114.

TYPE MATERIAL. Syntypes, Yemen, Aden, MCSN (not examined)   .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. Yemen: 2 ♀, Shaik Ottiman , 9.II.1895 ( BMNH)   ; 1 ♂ Ta'izz, 3800 ft a.s.l., 1 0. I.1951, leg. H. Hoogstraal   , under rock on Euphorbia Aloe Hill ( WDS).

DIAGNOSIS. A member of the genus Butheolus   differentiated as follows: base color deep chocolate brown, with all metasomal segments and telson dark; pedipalps and legs yellow or brownish-yellow; carapace and tergites coarsely granulated; pedipalp patella with dorsomedian carina complete; pedipalp chela with strong dorsal secondary and external secondary carinae, moderate to strong dorsal marginal, digital, external, ventroexternal and ventrointernal carinae; ventral surface between ventromedian carinae of metasoma I with dense coarse and fine granulation; ventral and lateral intercarinal surfaces of metasoma II–V with moderately coarse granulation; metasoma and telson with sparse, short macrosetae; telson with large, broad subaculear tubercle, acute angle between posterior vesicle surface and aculeus base; pedipalp and metasoma stout; pedipalp femur L/W ♂ 2.42; pedipalp patella L/W ♂ 2.25; pedipalp chela L/W ♂ 4.08; metasoma I L/W ♂ 0.75; metasoma IV L/D ♂ 1.24, metasoma V L/D ♂ 1.68, telson L/D ♂ 2.01; pectine teeth ♂ 17–18, ♀ 14–16.

MCSN

Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Verona

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Scorpiones

Family

Buthidae

Genus

Butheolus

Loc

Butheolus thalassinus Simon, 1882

Lowe, Graeme 2018
2018
Loc

Butheolus (Butheolus) thalassinus:

VACHON 1980: 255
1980
Loc

Butheolus thalassinus:

LOWE 2014: 117
ACOSTA L. E. 2008: 493
HENDRIXSON 2006: 56
LOURENCO 2005: 27
KOVARIK 2004: 4
FET 2000: 89
KOVARIK 1998: 105
SISSOM 1994: 7
STAHNKE 1972: 129
VACHON 1966: 210
KASTNER 1941: 231
BIRULA 1937: 101
BIRULA 1917: 215
BORELLI 1915: 461
BIRULA 1910: 171
KRAEPELIN 1903: 565
KRAEPELIN 1899: 37
LAURIE 1896: 122
KRAEPELIN 1895: 5
POCOCK 1895: 295
KRAEPELIN 1891: 75
SIMON 1890: 122
1890
Loc

Butheolus thalassinus

SIMON 1882: 249
1882