Caribchthonius butleri Muchmore, 1976


Original combination: Caribchthonius butleri


Genus type of Caribchthonius Muchmore, 1976

Taxonomic references

Caribchthonius butleri

Muchmore, 1976c: 363–365, figs 1–7 original description
Harvey, 1991a: 142
Muchmore, 1993b: 32
Cosgrove, Agnarsson, Harvey and Binford, 2016: 264

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

U.S. Virgin Islands
Type locality: Reef Bay Trail, Virgin Islands National Park, St John Island, Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Reef Bay Trail 18.316666 -64.75
Type repository
  • Holotype male (FSCA); paratypes: 3 males, 20 females (FSCA)
Zoobank LSID


Cosgrove, J.G., Agnarsson, I., Harvey, M.S. & Binford, G.J. (2016). Pseudoscorpion diversity and distribution in the West Indies: sequence data confirm single island endemism for some clades, but not others. Journal of Arachnology 44: 257–271. -- Show included taxa

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

Muchmore, W.B. (1976c). Pseudoscorpions from Florida and the Caribbean area. 6. Caribchthonius, a new genus with species from St. John and Belize (Chthoniidae). Florida Entomologist 59: 361–367. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1993b). List of terrestrial invertebrates of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands (exclusive of Acarina and Insecta), with some records of freshwater species. Caribbean Journal of Science 29: 30–38. -- Show included taxa


No logging data available so far.