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Synopsis of the scorpion fauna of the Manaus region, Amazonas State, Brazil, with description of two new species


, : Synopsis of the scorpion fauna of the Manaus region, Amazonas State, Brazil, with description of two new species. Amazoniana 10(3): 327-337

A synopsis and an identification key are presented for the scorpion fauna of the Manaus region in the State of Amazonas, Brazil. Tityus raquelae sp. nov. (Buthidae) and Brotheas amazonicus sp. nov. (Chactidae) are described.

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