Genus: Microrchestris

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Microrchestris is a Namibian endemic genus with two small-sized species (10-12mm long).

Species native to southern Africa

Microrchestris melanogaster

Lawrence, 1962

 

Microrchestris scutatus

Lawrence, 1966

 

Text by Norman Larsen


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