A new species of Gint from Kenya

Frantisek Kovarik has described a new species of


Kovarik, Lowe, Pliskova & Stahlavsky, 2013 (Buthidae) from Kenya.

Gint childsi

Kovarik, 2018

Gint childsi sp. n. from Kenya is described and compared with other species of the genus. Additional information is provided on the taxonomy and distribution of the genus Gint, fully complemented with color photos of preserved specimens of both sexes of the new species, as well as of their habitat.


Kovarik F. A New Scorpion Species from Kenya,

Gint childsi

sp. n. (Scorpiones: Buthidae).

Euscorpius. 2018(266):1-9

. [Open Access]

Family Buthidae