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Lyle R (2015): ARC-PPRI: National Survey of Arachnida (1905-2009). v1.3. South African National Biodiversity Institute. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=arc_national_survey_of_arachnida&v=1.3
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Occurrence; Arachnida; Araneae; Scorpiones; Pseudoscorpiones; Opiliones; Amblypygi; Solifugae; Specimen
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Southern Africa, with majority records in South Africa
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-35, 11.09], North East [0, 46.23]|
All the Arachnida ordes (excluding the Acari)
|Start Date / End Date||1905-09-01 / 2009-04-11|