from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of many arachnids of the order Solifugae, the camel spiders or sun spiders

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A nocturual arachnidan of the group Solifug√¶.


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  • The ecoregion also has a relatively high number of solifuge and scorpion species, 22 and 21, respectively.

    Angolan Mopane woodlands

  • The ecoregion has 4 solifuge species and 13 scorpion species.

    Kaokoveld desert

  • The endemic solifuge Ceroma inerme has adapted the normal solifuge xerophilic behavior to accommodate a nearly marine existence, living just outside the high tide zone and foraging in the intertidal area at low tide.

    Kaokoveld desert


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