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Identification key to the species of Amblyolpium Simon (Pseudoscorpiones: Garypinidae), with first record of Amblyolpium bellum Chamberlin from Iran
- Nassirkhani, Mahrad
- Zoology in the Middle East 2018 v.64 no.2 pp. 174-181
- Pseudoscorpiones, females, males, taxonomic keys, East Asia, Iran, Mediterranean region, South America
- A key based on bibliographic sources is given for identifying the 15 extant known pseudoscorpion species of the genus Amblyolpium recorded from different localities throughout the world. Species of Amblyolpium mostly occur in the Mediterranean basin, the Near to Far East, and the genus is only recorded with one species from South America. Amblyolpium bellum is redescribed and illustrated based on four males and two females collected for the first time from southern Iran.