Key to the Genera
North American Scorpions
Couplet 15 Pedipalp patella with third ventral trichobothrium located ventrally (Fig.
52); external suprabasal trichobothrium (esb) of fixed finger proximal to external
basal trichobothrium (eb) (Fig. 53). . . . .
Pedipalp patella with third ventral trichobothrium located externally
(Fig. 5); chelal trichobothrium esb at the level of or distal to eb (Fig.
54). . . . . Go to Couplet
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