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Chiricahua Desert

The Chiricahua Desert of the Big Bend region of Texas is characterized by ocotillo and cacti. This is one of the field sites for the solifuge project.

Sonoran Desert

The Sonoran Desert of the southwestern U.S. is characterized by majestic saguaro cacti and is the home of camel spiders (Solifugae).

Mojave Desert

The Mojave Desert of California is characterized by rolling sand dunes and by Yucca brevifolia, commonly known as Joshua trees.

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  • Paula E. Cushing, Ph.D.

    Paula Cushing, Ph.D.

  • Jack Brookhart

    Jack is a collaborator on the NSF funded Solifugae project.

  • SolifugaeTeam

    Solifugae Grant Team.

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