Key to the Genera
North American Scorpions
Pedipalp chela finger with internal terminal trichobothrium (it) situated
near mid-finger, external trichobothrial series located in distal half
of finger (Fig. 34). . . . .Sotanochactas
Pedipalp chela finger with trichobothrium it situated at base of finger,
external (e) trichobothrial series located on middle area of finger (Fig.
35). . . . .
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