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Sodreaninae
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Sodreana sodreana Mello-Leitão, 1922, male from Alto da Serra. Photo copyright (c) AB Kury. Used with permission.

Suborder

Laniatores

Superfamily

Gonyleptoidea

Family

Gonyleptidae

Sodreaninae Soares & Soares, 1985 is a subfamily of Gonyleptidae (Laniatores, Grassatores). It is composed by eight species, grouped into a single genus, Sodreana Mello-Leitão, 1922.

Distribution

Endemic to the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest, it is distributed from the state of Rio de Janeiro to the state of Santa Catarina [1]

References

  1. Pinto-da-Rocha, R. & C. Bragagnolo (2010). Systematic revision and cladistic analysis of the Brazilian subfamily Sodreaninae (Opiliones : Gonyleptidae). Invertebrate Systematics, 24, 509–538.

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