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Species Uroctonites montereus

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Scorpiones (Scorpions)
Family Vaejovidae
Genus Uroctonites
Species montereus (Uroctonites montereus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1972 by Willis J. Gertsch and Michael Soleglad as Uroctonus montereus
Uroctonites montereus
Explanation of Names
Named after Monterey County, California, where this species can be found
Internet References
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, v.148, article 4    Download page for the large (19641Kb- PDF format) article containing Gertsch's and Soleglad's original description of the species (on p.589)