Order Solifugae Sundevall 1833 (camel spider)

Arachnida - Solifugae

Parent taxon: Poecilophysidea according to R. J. Garwood and J. Dunlop 2014

See also Shultz 2007

Sister taxon: Acariformes

Subtaxa: Ammotrechidae Ceromidae Cushingia Daesiidae Galeodes Protosolpuga

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Turkey (1)

• Eocene of Poland (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (1)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (4), Myanmar (2)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Illinois)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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