Krehenwinkel H.1, Curio E.2, Takud J.3, Haupt J.4 2009. On Thelyphonoides panayensis gen. et sp.n. (Arachnida: Uropygi: Thelyphonidae), a new genus and a new species of whip scorpions from Panay Island (Philippines) // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.18. No.3–4: 139–143 [in English].

1 Buchenhofe 18, D-46286 Dorsten Germany.

2 Conservation Biology Unit, Ruhr University Bochum Germany.

3 PESP, P.O. Box 42, Kalibo, Aklan 5600 Philippines.

4 Gluckweg 6, D-12247 Berlin-Lankwitz Germany (deceased).

KEY WORDS: Arachnida, Uropygi, description, taxonomy, Thelyphonoides panayensis gen.n, sp.n.

ABSTRACT. A new whip scorpion genus and species is described from Panay Island (Philippines) on the basis of three males and a female. The new genus is diagnosed from the superficially similar Thelyphonus by the structure of genitalia of both sexes.

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