Apochthonius Chamberlin, 1929


Original name: Apochthonius

Gender: masculine

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:a34a29aa-6d44-4d7f-9038-e731908a8577

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Genus type

Chthonius moestus Banks, 1891, by original designation.

Taxonomic references
Chamberlin, 1929a: 66–67 original description
Chamberlin, 1929d: 152
Beier, 1932a: 41
Hoff, 1949b: 434
Hoff, 1956a: 2
Benedict and Malcolm, 1973: 621
Muchmore and Benedict, 1976: 68–69
Harvey, 1991a: 136
Muchmore, 1992: 129
Apochthonius (Apochthonius) Chamberlin:
Beier, 1932a: 41
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Beier, M. (1932a). Pseudoscorpionidea I. Subord. Chthoniinea et Neobisiinea. Tierreich 57: i–xx, 1–258. -- Show included taxa

Benedict, E.M. & Malcolm, D.R. (1973). A new cavernicolous species of Apochthonius (Chelonethida: Chthoniidae) from the western United States with reference to troglobitic tendencies in the genus. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 92: 620–628. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1929a). A synoptic classification of the false scorpions or chela-spinners, with a report on a cosmopolitan collection of the same. Part 1. The Heterosphyronida (Chthoniidae) (Arachnida-Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 4: 50–80. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1929d). On some false scorpions of the suborder Heterosphyronida (Arachnida - Chelonethida). Canadian Entomologist 61: 152–155. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1991a). Catalogue of the Pseudoscorpionida. Manchester University Press, Manchester. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1949b). The pseudoscorpions of Illinois. Bulletin of the Illinois Natural History Survey 24: 407–498. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1956a). The heterosphyronid pseudoscorpions of New Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1772: 1–13. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1992). Cavernicolous pseudoscorpions from Texas and New Mexico (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Texas Memorial Museum, Speleological Monographs 3: 127–153. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. & Benedict, E.M. (1976). Redescription of Apochthonius moestus (Banks), type of the genus Apochthonius Chamberlin (Pseudoscorpionida, Chthoniidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 84: 67–74. -- Show included taxa


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