Solifugae

Belongs within: Euchelicerata. The Solifugae, variously called sun spiders, camel spiders or wind scorpions, are fast-moving arachnids found primarily in arid environments. They have a body divided between the prosoma and a segmented opisthosoma, and have conspicuously large, chelate two-segmented chelicerae. Characters (from International Society of Arachnology): Body divided into two tagmata, the cephalothorax (prosoma)… Continue reading Solifugae

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