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Arthropoda > Arachnomorpha > Cheliceriformes > Chelicerata > Euchelicerata
> Arachnida > Scorpiones
> Superfamily: Buthoidea > Family: Buthidae >
Occurs over much of western southern Africa but is absent
from the Cape Peninsula in the Western Cape and from the Eastern Cape,
Kwazulu/Natal and Mpumalanga.