Melanopa scabra











Melanopa scabra Roewer, 1912 belongs to the genus Melanopa (Eupnoi: Sclerosomatidae).


  • M.s. Roewer, 1912b:36[1]
  • Gagrella withi Mello-Leitão 1944: 4[2] [unused replacement name for Melanopa scabra Roewer, 1912, to be used only if the synonymy of Melanopa with Gagrella proposed by With (1903)[3] is accepted].



  • Location: Indochina[6]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Roewer, C.F. (1912b) Einige neue Gattungen und Arten der Opiliones Palpatores aus den Subfamilien der Gagrellinae und Liobuninae der Familie der Phalangiidae. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, Abt. A, Original-Arbeiten, 78(1), 27–59.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mello-Leitão, C.F. de (1944c) Descripción de Barbiellinia hirsuta g.n., sp. n., y notas de nomenclatura aracnológica. Comunicaciones zoologicas del Museo de Historia natural de Montevideo, 1(21), 1–4.
  3. 3.0 3.1 With, C. J. (1903) New and old Phalangiidae from the Indian region. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology, London, 28(186), 466–509.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 Roewer, C.F. (1955a) Indoaustralische Gagrellinae (Opiliones, Arachnidae). (Weitere Weberknechte XVIII). 3. Teil. Senckenbergiana Biologica, Frankfurt, 36(1/2), 71–121.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Roewer, C.F. (1935d) Südostasiatische Opiliones der Sammlung Fea und Modigliani des Naturhistorischen Museum in Genua. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria di Genova, Genova, 59, 12–25
  6. 6.0 6.1 Zhang, C. & Zhang, F. (2013b) Notes on some species of the genus Melanopa (Opiliones: Sclerosomatidae: Gagrellinae) from China, with description of a new species. Journal of Arachnology, 41(3), 306–318.
  7. Roewer, C.F. (1923) Die Weberknechte der Erde. Systematische Bearbeitung der bisher bekannten Opiliones. Gustav Fischer, Jena, 1116 pp.
  8. Roewer, C.F. (1929b) On a collection of Indian Palpatores (Phalangiidae) with a revision of the continental genera and species of the sub-family Gagrellinae Thorell. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, 31(2), 107–159.

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