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cavernicolous whip-scorpion from the northern Mojave Desert, California

Thomas S. Briggs

cavernicolous whip-scorpion from the northern Mojave Desert, California

(Schizomida: Schizomidae)

by Thomas S. Briggs

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Published in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scorpions.,
  • Insects -- California.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas S. Briggs and Kevin Hom.
    SeriesOccasional papers of the California Academy of Sciences -- no. 98
    ContributionsHom, Kevin
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21976825M

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    The Mojave River rises on the northern and eastern slopes of the San Bernardino Mountains. It runs north into the desert for about 40 miles and then turns east and runs for another 70 miles when. Mojave Desert - 25, square miles. Mojave Desert, USA - ab square miles.


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Distribution. COMMON NAME: Shoshone Cave Whip-scorpion CLASS, FAMILY: Arachnida, Hubbardiidae ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: Briggs, T.S., and K. Hom. A cavernicolous whip-scorpion from the northern Mojave Desert, California (Schizomida: Schizomidae). Occasional Papers of the California Academy of Sciencesfig.

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