Catageus berkeleyi (Gravely, 1915)


Original combination: Stygophrynus berkeleyi


Taxonomic references

Stygophrynus berkeleyi

Gravely, 1915b: 445–446, plate xxxi, fig. 11 original description
Speijer, 1937: 173, figs. 1–3
Mello-Leitão, 1931: 53
Harvey, 2003c: 10
Seiter and Wolff, 2017: 399, 406

Catageus berkeleyi (Gravely):

Miranda, Giupponi, Prendini and Scharff, 2018: 30 (designated as comb. nov.)

Distribution table

Realm: South Asia

Malaysia (mainland)
Type locality: Lenggong, Perak, Malaysia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Lenggong 5.1 100.966666
Type repository
  • Syntype Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Kolkata, West Bengal, India 1 male, juveniles
Zoobank LSID


Gravely, F.H. (1915b). A revision of the Oriental subfamilies of Tarantulidae (order Pedipalpi). Records of the Indian Museum 11: 433–455. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (2003c). Catalogue of the smaller arachnid orders of the world: Amblypygi, Uropygi, Schizomida, Palpigradi, Ricinulei and Solifugae. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. (1931). Pedipalpos do Brasil e algumas notas sobre a ordem. Archivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 33: 8–72. -- Show included taxa

Miranda, G.S., Giupponi, A.P., Prendini, L. & Scharff, N. (2018). Weygoldtia, a new genus of Charinidae Quintero, 1986 (Arachnida, Amblypygi) with a reappraisal of the genera in the family. Zoologischer Anzeiger 273: 23–32. -- Show included taxa

Speijer, E.A.M. (1937). A collection of pedipalps from the Raffles Museum. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum 13: 171–175. -- Show included taxa

Seiter, M. & Wolff, J. (2017). Stygophrynus orientalis sp. nov. (Amblypygi: Charontidae) from Indonesia with the description of a remarkable spermatophore. Zootaxa 4232: 397–408. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2024-05-14 Species updated Old value
2024-04-19 Taxonomic reference update Speijer, 1937
2024-04-19 Taxonomic reference update Gravely, 1915
2024-04-19 Species updated Old value
2024-04-19 New taxonomic reference entry Miranda, Giupponi, Prendini and Scharff, 2018
2024-04-19 Taxonomic reference update
2024-04-19 New taxonomic reference entry Seiter and Wolff, 2017
2024-04-19 Species updated Old value