Hesperochernes riograndensis Hoff and Clawson, 1952


Original combination: Hesperochernes riograndensis

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:78941941-5485-4c4d-8e3b-243d62518996

Taxonomic references

Hesperochernes riograndensis

Hoff and Clawson, 1952: 19–23, figs 11–12 original description
Hoff, 1956c: 31–32
Hoff, 1958: 23
Hoff, 1959b: 5, etc
Muchmore, 1971a: 91
Muchmore, 1974d: 30
Welbourn, 1978: 31
Zeh, 1987b: 1084
Harvey, 1991a: 585
Muchmore, 1992: 146–147
Cokendolpher, 2009: 68

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic

US (New Mexico, Texas)
Type locality: Rio Grande near Lajoya, Socorro County, New Mexico, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Lajoya 34.35 -106.85
Type repository
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Cokendolpher, J.C. (2009). A new troglobitic Tyrannochthonius from Fort Hood, Texas (Pseudoscorpionida: Chthoniidae). Texas Memorial Museum Speleological Monographs 7: 67–78. -- Show included taxa

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

Hoff, C.C. (1956c). Pseudoscorpions of the family Chernetidae from New Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1800: 1–66. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1958). List of the pseudoscorpions of North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1875: 1–50. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1959b). The ecology and distribution of the pseudoscorpions of north-central New Mexico. University of New Mexico Publications in Biology 8: 1–68. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. & Clawson, D.L. (1952). Pseudoscorpions from rodent nests. American Museum Novitates 1585: 1–38. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1971a). Phoresy by North and Central American pseudoscorpions. Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science 12: 79–97. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1974d). Clarification of the genera Hesperochernes and Dinocheirus (Pseudoscorpionida, Chernetidae). Journal of Arachnology 2: 25–36. -- 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

Welbourn, W.C. (1978). Biology of Ogle Cave with a list of the cave fauna of Slaughter Canyon. Bulletin of the National Speleological Society 40: 27–34. -- Show included taxa

Zeh, D.W. (1987b). Aggression, density, and sexual dimorphism in chernetid pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Evolution 41: 1072–1087. -- Show included taxa


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