A review of the genus Leiurus Ehrenberg, 1828 (Scorpiones: Buthidae) with description of four new species from the Arabian Peninsula

@inproceedings{Lowe2014ARO,
  title={A review of the genus Leiurus Ehrenberg, 1828 (Scorpiones: Buthidae) with description of four new species from the Arabian Peninsula},
  author={G. Lowe and Ersen Aydın Yağmur and F. Kovař{\'i}k},
  year={2014}
}
The taxonomy of buthid scorpions belonging to the genus Leiurus Ehrenberg, 1828 is reviewed. Four new species are described from the Arabian Peninsula: L . macroctenus sp. n. from coastal fog deserts in Oman; L . haenggii sp. n. from mountains of the Red Sea coast, Hadramaut and Dhofar, in Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Oman; L . arabicus sp. n. from the central Najd Plateau and eastern plains in Saudi Arabia; and L . heberti sp. n. from Jabal Samhan in Oman. L . brachycentrus Ehrenberg, 1829 stat. n… Expand
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