A new species, Orthochirus kovariki sp. n. is described and illustrated based on both sexes from Takhar Province of Afghanistan. O. kovariki sp. n. appears to be close to O. feti Kovařík, 2004, reported from Uzbekistan and Tajikistan; both species have the movable finger of pedipalp without outer denticles. Detailed illustrations of O. kovariki sp. n. are given.
Yağmur, E. A., & Khalili, F. 2022 . Orthochirus kovariki sp. n. from Takhar Province, Afghanistan (Scorpiones: Buthidae). Euscorpius, No. 352: 1-16.