Key to the Genera

North American Scorpions

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Couplet 17

check icon Metasomal segments III and IV with a single ventromedian keel (Fig. 56); dorsolateral keels of metasomal segments with greatly enlarged distal denticles (Fig. 57). . . . .Vejovoidus


Metasomal segments III and IV with paired ventral submedian keels (Fig. 58 and 59); dorsolateral keels of metasomal segments lacking enlarged distal denticles (Fig. 60). . . . . Go to Couplet 18


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