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Buthidae Koch, 1837

104864  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104864)

accepted
Family
Genus Aegaeobuthus Kovařík, 2019
Genus Afroisometrus Kovarik, 1997
Genus Afrolychas Kovařík, 2019
Genus Akentrobuthus Lamoral, 1976
Genus Alayotityus de Armas, 1973
Genus Ananteris Thorell, 1891
Genus Ananteroides Borelli, 1911
Genus Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828
Genus Anomalobuthus Kraepelin, 1900
Genus Apistobuthus Finnegan, 1932
Genus Archaeoananteroides Lourenço, 2016 †
Genus Australobuthus Locket, 1990
Genus Babycurus Karsch, 1886
Genus Baloorthochirus Kovarik, 1996
Genus Barbaracurus Kovařík, Lowe & Šťáhlavský, 2018
Genus Birulatus Vachon, 1974
Genus Buthacus Birula, 1908
Genus Butheoloides Hirst, 1925
Genus Butheolus Simon, 1883
Genus Buthiscus Birula, 1905
Genus Buthoscorpio Werner, 1936
Genus Buthus Leach, 1816
Genus Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890
Genus Chaneke Francke, Teruel & Santibáñez-Lopez, 2014
Genus Charmus Karsch, 1879
Genus Cicileiurus Teruel, 2007
Genus Cicileus Vachon, 1948
Genus Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949
Genus Congobuthus Lourenço, 1999
Genus Egyptobuthus Lourenço, 1999
Genus Femtobuthus Lowe, 2010
Genus Gint Kovařík, Lowe, Plíšková & Šťáhlavský, 2013
Genus Grosphus Simon, 1881
Genus Hemibuthus Pocock, 1900
Genus Hemilychas Hirst, 1911
Genus Himalayotityobuthus Lourenço, 1997
Genus Hottentotta Birula, 1908
Genus Iranobuthus Kovarik, 1997
Genus Ischnotelson Esposito, Yamaguti, Souza, Pinto-da-Rocha & Prendini, 2017
Genus Isometroides Keyserling, 1885
Genus Isometrus Ehrenberg, 1828
Genus Jaguajir Esposito, Yamaguti, Souza, Pinto-da-Rocha & Prendini, 2017
Genus Janalychas Kovařík, 2019
Genus Karasbergia Hewitt, 1914
Genus Kraepelinia Vachon, 1974 †
Genus Lanzatus Kovarik, 2001
Genus Leiurus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828
Genus Liobuthus Birula, 1898
Genus Lissothus Vachon, 1948
Genus Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Lychasioides Vachon, 1974
Genus Lychasoides Vachon, 1974
Genus Mauritanobuthus Qi & Lourenço, 2007
Genus Mesobuthus Vachon, 1950
Genus Mesotityus González-Sponga, 1981
Genus Microbuthus Kraepelin, 1898
Genus Microcharmus Lourenço, 1995
Genus Microtityus Kjelleswig-Waering, 1966
Genus Nanobuthus Pocock, 1895
Genus Neobuthus Hirst, 1911
Genus Neogrosphus Lourenço, 1995
Genus Neoprotobuthus Lourenço, 2000
Genus Odontobuthus Vachon, 1950
Genus Odonturus Karsch, 1879
Genus Orthochiroides Kovarik, 1998
Genus Orthochirus Karsch, 1892
Genus Palaeoakentrobuthus Lourenço & Weitschat, 2000 †
Genus Palaeoananteris Lourenço & Weitschat, 2001 †
Genus Palaeogrosphus Lourenço, 2000 †
Genus Palaeoisometrus Lourenço & Weitschat, 2005 †
Genus Palaeolychas Lourenço & Weitschat, 1996 †
Genus Palaeoprotobuthus Lourenço & Weitschat, 2000 †
Genus Palaeospinobuthus Lourenço & Weitschat, 2005 †
Genus Palaeotityobuthus Lourenco & Weitschat, 2000 †
Genus Pantobuthus Lourenço & Duhem, 2009
Genus Parabuthus Pocock, 1890
Genus Pectinibuthus Fet in Orlov & Vasilyev, 1984
Genus Physoctonus Mello-Leitão, 1934
Genus Picobuthus Lowe, 2010
Genus Plesiobuthus Pocock, 1900
Genus Polisius Fet, Capes & Sissom, 2001
Genus Psammobuthus Birula, 1911
Genus Pseudolissothus Lourenço, 2001 †
Genus Pseudolychas Kraepelin, 1911
Genus Pseudouroplectes Lourenço, 1995
Genus Razianus Farzanpay, 1987
Genus Reddyanus Vachon, 1972
Genus Rhopalurus Thorell, 1876
Genus Saharobuthus Lourenço & Duhem, 2009
Genus Sassanidotus Farzanpay, 1987
Genus Somalibuthus Kovařík, 1998
Genus Somalicharmus Kovarik, 1998
Genus Spelaeolychas Kovařík, 2019
Genus Thaicharmus Kovarik, 1995
Genus Tityobuthus Pocock, 1893
Genus Tityopsis de Armas, 1974
Genus Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Troglorhopalurus Lourenço, Baptista & Giupponi, 2004
Genus Troglotityobuthus Lourenço, 2000
Genus Uintascorpio Perry, 1985 †
Genus Uroplectes Peters, 1861
Genus Uroplectoides Lourenço, 1998
Genus Vachoniolus Levy, Amitai & Shulov, 1973
Genus Vachonus Tikader & Bastewade, 1983
Genus Xenobuthus Lowe, 2018
Genus Zabius Thorell, 1894

Genus Darchenia Vachon, 1977 (nomen dubium)

Genus Olivierus Farzanpay, 1986 accepted as Olivierus Farzanpay, 1987 accepted as Mesobuthus Vachon, 1950 (nomen nudum)
Genus Paraorthochirus Lourenço & Vachon, 1995 accepted as Orthochirus Karsch, 1892 (nomen nudum, Unavailable: no type species designated)
Genus Stictobuthus Vachon, 1948 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (nomen nudum)
Genus Xomyobuthus Vachon, 1948 accepted as Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949 (nomen nudum)

Genus Adroctonus Larrouy et al., 1972 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Afghanobuthus Lourenço, 2005 accepted as Mesobuthus Vachon, 1950 (junior synonym)
Genus Afghanorthochirus Lourenço & Vachon, 1997 accepted as Orthochirus Karsch, 1892 (junior synonym)
Genus Alterotrichus Tikader & Bastawade, 1983 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Amanteris Mello Campos, 1924 accepted as Ananteris Thorell, 1891 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Ananteres Mello Campos, 1924 accepted as Ananteris Thorell, 1891 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Anantyeroides Bacelar, 1950 accepted as Ananteroides Borelli, 1911 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Anaplobuthus Lamoral & Reynders, 1975 accepted as Butheoloides Hirst, 1925 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Anateris Mello Campos, 1924 accepted as Ananteris Thorell, 1891 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Anateroides Lamoral & Reynders, 1975 accepted as Ananteroides Borelli, 1911 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Andoctronus Cloudsley-Thompson, 1965 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Andrioctonus Abushama, 1963 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Androactonus von Nordmann in Démidoff, 1840 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Androcottus Karsch, 1879 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Androcronus Santos et al., 2016 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Androctanus Yusubov & Gadzhiev, 1982 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Androctenus Esquivel de Verde & Machado-Allison, 1969 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Ankaranocharmus Lourenço, 2004 accepted as Microcharmus Lourenço, 1995
Genus Anoplobuthus Caporiacco, 1932 accepted as Butheoloides Hirst, 1925
Genus Apisthobuthus Stahnke, 1972 accepted as Apistobuthus Finnegan, 1932 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Archaeotityus Lourenço, 2006 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Archiosometrus Stahnke, 1972 accepted as Archisometrus Kraepelin, 1891 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Archisometrus Kraepelin, 1891 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Atraeus Berthold, 1846 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836 (Incorrect subsequent spelling of Atreus Gervais)
Genus Atreus Gervais, 1843 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Balfourianus Vachon, 1979 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908
Genus Bothus Cava, 1947 accepted as Buthus Leach, 1816 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Bothutous Aboutorabi et al., 2016 accepted as Buthotus Vachon, 1949 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Brazilotityus Lourenço, 2006 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Brethus Gervais, 1841 accepted as Buthus Leach, 1816 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Brotheas Gervais, 1844 accepted as Buthus Leach, 1816
Genus Buthatus Danni, Dardenne & Lourenço, 1976 accepted as Buthotus Vachon, 1949 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Butholus Abalos, 1968 accepted as Buthotus Vachon, 1949 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Buthotus Vachon, 1949 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908
Genus Butothus Orlov & Vasilyev, 1984 accepted as Buthotus Vachon, 1949 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Butus Santos et al., 2016 accepted as Buthus Leach, 1816 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Campsobuthus Hadley, 1974 accepted as Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Caribetityus Lourenço, 1999 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836 (Treated as subgenus)
Genus Centruoides Deoras, 1961 accepted as Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Centruoroides Díaz Nájera, 1970 accepted as Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Centruriodes Lourenço & von Eickstedt, 1988 accepted as Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Centrurioides McClendon, 1904 accepted as Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Centuroides Alexander, 1957 accepted as Centruroides Marx in Howard, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Cicelius Stahnke, 1972 accepted as Cicileus Vachon, 1948 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Closotrichus Tikader & Bastawade, 1983 accepted as Isometrus Ehrenberg, 1828
Genus Comobuthus Nenilin & Fet, 1992 accepted as Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Composobuthus Vachon & Kinzelbach, 1987 accepted as Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Dasyscorpio Pallary, 1938 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908
Genus Deccanobuthus Lourenço, 2000 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908
Genus Distotrichus Tikader & Bastawade, 1983 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Endotrichus Tikader & Bastawade, 1983 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Gigantoloides Lourenço, 2002 accepted as Butheoloides Hirst, 1925
Genus Gompsobuthus Bücherl, 1959 accepted as Compsobuthus Vachon, 1949 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Heterobuthus Kraepelin, 1891 accepted as Parabuthus Pocock, 1890
Genus Heterocharmus Pocock, 1892 accepted as Charmus Karsch, 1879
Genus Heteroctenus Pocock, 1893 accepted as Rhopalurus Thorell, 1876
Genus Isometros Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1829 accepted as Isometrus Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Leiunus Caceres, Aguilar & Meneses. 1972 accepted as Leiurus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Lepreus Thorell, 1876 accepted as Uroplectes Peters, 1861
Genus Lichas Fage, 1936 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Liurus Agassiz, 1846 [Ehrenberg, 1831] accepted as Leiurus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (misinterpreted record)
Genus Liurus Ehrenberg, 1831 accepted as Leiurus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Unjustified emendation)
Genus Lycas Caporiacco, 1941 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Microananteris Lourenço, 2003 accepted as Ananteris Thorell, 1891
Genus Microananteroides Rossi & Lourenço, 2015 accepted as Akentrobuthus Lamoral, 1976
Genus Microbunthus Cava, 1947 accepted as Microbuthus Kraepelin, 1898 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Neohemibuthus Lourenço, 1996 accepted as Razianus Farzanpay, 1987
Genus Odonbuthus Pérez Minnocci, 1974 accepted as Odontobuthus Vachon, 1950 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Odonthobuthus Santos et al., 2016 accepted as Odontobuthus Vachon, 1950 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Olivierus Farzanpay, 1987 accepted as Mesobuthus Vachon, 1950
Genus Orthodactylus Karsch, 1881 accepted as Orthochirus Karsch, 1892 (junior homonym)
Genus Ortochirus Borelli, 1928 accepted as Orthochirus Karsch, 1892 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Ottentotta Moriggi, 1941 accepted as Hottentotta Birula, 1908 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Pakistanoorthochirus Kovařík, 1998 accepted as Baloorthochirus Kovarik, 1996 (Incorrect subsequent spelling of Pakistanorthochirus)
Genus Pakistanorthochirus Lourenço, 1997 accepted as Baloorthochirus Kovarik, 1996 (junior synonym)
Genus Parabuthis Glenn, Keegan & Whittemore, 1962 accepted as Parabuthus Pocock, 1890 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Paraorthochirus Lourenço & Vachon, 1997 accepted as Orthochirus Karsch, 1892
Genus Parvabsonus de Armas, 1974 accepted as Microtityus Kjelleswig-Waering, 1966
Genus Phassus Thorell, 1876 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836
Genus Pilumnus Koch, 1837 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845 (junior homonym)
Genus Pocockius Francke, 1985 accepted as Buthoscorpio Werner, 1936
Genus Prionurus Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828
Genus Pseudobuthus Pocock, 1893 accepted as Odonturus Karsch, 1879 (Superfluous replacement name)
Genus Pucha Francke, 1985 accepted as Tityus Koch, 1836 (Unavailable: not treated as valid in that publication)
Genus Puchale Francke, 1985 accepted as Androctonus Ehrenberg in Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1828 (Unavailable: not treated as valid in that publication)
Genus Raddyanus Tikader & Bastawade, 198 accepted as Reddyanus Vachon, 1972 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Repucha Francke, 1985 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Repucha Fet, 1997 accepted as Lychas Koch, 1845
Genus Rhopalarus Franganillo, 1935 accepted as Rhopalurus Thorell, 1876 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Rhophalurus Ferreira, 1968 accepted as Rhopalurus Thorell, 1876 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Rhoptrurus Karsch, 1886 accepted as Odonturus Karsch, 1879 (Superfluous replacement name)
Genus Riftobuthus Lourenço, Duhem & Cloudsley-Thompson, 2010 accepted as Parabuthus Pocock, 1890
Genus Sabinebuthus Lourenço, 2001 accepted as Lanzatus Kovarik, 2001
Genus Sassanidothus Farzanpay, 1988 accepted as Sassanidotus Farzanpay, 1987 (Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Scorpiobuthus Werner, 1939 accepted as Uroplectes Peters, 1861
Genus Simonoides Vachon & Farzanpay in Farzanpay, 1987 (unaccepted)
Genus Stenochirus Karsch, 1892 (unaccepted)
Genus Tithyus Koch, 1850 (unaccepted, Incorrect original spelling)
Genus Titius Mello-Leitão, 1931 (unaccepted, Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Tityolepreus Kraepelin, 1891 (unaccepted)
Genus Trichobuthus Vachon, 1941 (unaccepted)
Genus Tytius Ihering, 1915 (unaccepted, Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Tytyus Lourenço & Eicksted, 1985 (unaccepted, Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Vashoniolus Nenilin & Fet, 1992 (unaccepted, Incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Zaedius Arldt, 1908 (unaccepted, Incorrect subsequent spelling)

Genus Hoplocystis Karsch, 1884 (type lost)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
Taxonomic remark Authority given as C.L. Koch, 1837 in Hallan, 2000-  
Taxonomic remark Authority given as C.L. Koch, 1837 in Hallan, 2000- [details]
IRMNG (2020). Buthidae Koch, 1837. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104864 on 2020-02-25
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2012-01-29 23:00:00Z
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basis of record Francke, O.F. (2019). Conspectus Genericus Scorpionorum 1758–1985 (Arachnida: Scorpiones) updated through 2018. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4657(1): 1-56., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4657.1.1 [details]   

status source Francke, O.F. (2019). Conspectus Genericus Scorpionorum 1758–1985 (Arachnida: Scorpiones) updated through 2018. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4657(1): 1-56., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4657.1.1 [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Chelicerata (Subphylum) > Arachnida (Class) > Scorpiones (Order) > Buthidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Arachnids, nonmarine (characteristic of class: Parker). Scorpions, terrestrial (characteristics of order) (Parker). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Oligocene (Rupelian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

Taxonomic remark Authority given as C.L. Koch, 1837 in Hallan, 2000- [details]

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