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1 February 2009 Systematics and Some Aspects of the Biology of the Scorpions (Arachnida) of the Greater Puerto Rico Region: A Biosystematic Synopsis
Jorge A. Santiago-Blay
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Eight new species of scorpions are briefly described for the Greater Puerto Rico Region. The new species are: Cazierius tatae (Diplocentrinae), Centruroides jorgeorum, C. mariaorum, C. sasae, Rhopalurus virkkii, Tityus angelesae, T. estherae, and T. juliorum (Buthidae). A key to the identification of the Greater Puerto Rico Region scorpiofauna and biological remarks are provided.

Jorge A. Santiago-Blay "Systematics and Some Aspects of the Biology of the Scorpions (Arachnida) of the Greater Puerto Rico Region: A Biosystematic Synopsis," Entomological News 120(1), 109-124, (1 February 2009). https://doi.org/10.3157/021.120.0107
Received: 8 May 2009; Accepted: 1 May 2009; Published: 1 February 2009
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