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Roquettea
Roquettea comparative K&F 2012
Roquettea spp. Comparative morphology. From Kury & Ferreira, 2012.

Suborder

Laniatores

Superfamily

Gonyleptoidea

Family

Cosmetidae

Subfamily

Discosomaticinae


Roquettea Mello-Leitão, 1931[1] is a genus in the family Cosmetidae, subfamily Discosomaticinae. Its species occur in the lower Amazon basin and they possess bizarre formations on dorsal scutum and/or strongly projected ocularia.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Mello-Leitão, C.F. de (1931e) Quatro novos Opiliões. Boletim do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, 7(2), 115–118.
  2. Sørensen, W.E. (1932) Descriptiones Laniatorum (Arachnidorum Opilionum Subordinis). Opus posthumum recognovit et edidit Kai L. Henriksen. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs skrifter [= Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences et des Lettres de Danemark], København [Copenhague], Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling [= Section des sciences Naturelles et mathematiques], ser. 9, 3(4), 197–422.
  3. Mello-Leitão, C.F. de (1933c) Notas sobre os opiliões do Brasil descritos na obra póstuma de Sörensen: "Descriptiones Laniatorum". Boletim do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro 9(1), 99–114.

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