A new species belonging to the genus Buthus Leach (Scorpiones, Buthidae) is described from northeast of Tarfaya in the extreme southwest of Morocco. The new species does not belong to the “Buthus occitanus species complex”, but is rather associated with Buthus atlantis Pocock, species also known from the southern of Morocco. With the description of Buthus bonito sp. n., t Morocco is raised to 12. A checklist of these species is provided.
Lourenço, W. R., & Geniez, P. 2005 . A new scorpion species of the genus Buthus Leach, 1815 (Scorpiones, Buthidae) from Morocco. Euscorpius, No. 19: 1-6.