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Biogeography of the world: a case study from cyphophthalmid Opiliones, a globally distributed group of arachnids
Aim To test the hypothesis that continental drift drives diversification of organisms through vicariance, we selected a group of primitive arachnids which originated before the break-up of Pangaea… Expand
On the endemic Sri Lankan genus Pettalus (Opiliones, Cyphophthalmi, Pettalidae) with a description of a new species and a discussion of its diversity
Abstract A new species of Cyphophthalmi (Opiliones) belonging to the Sri Lankan endemic genus Pettalus is described and illustrated. Represented in a recent phylogeny of the family Pettalidae, this… Expand
Biogeography of the World: a case study with globally distributed arachnids