Tyrannochthonius spinatus Hong, 1996


Original combination: Tyrannochthonius spinatus

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:54d69886-942e-463f-ae9d-c1bd73e1d928

Taxonomic references

Tyrannochthonius spinatus

Hong in Hong, Kim and Lee, 1996: 180–182, figs 2a–e
Ohira, Sato, Tsutsumi, Kaneko and Choi, 2018: 400

Distribution table

Realm: Palearctic

South Korea
Type locality: Wi-do, Puan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Wi-do (island) 35.6 126.283333
Type repository
  • Holotype male, Paratypes: 3 male, 4 female (Chonbuk National University)

Hong, Y., Kim, T.H. & Lee, W.K. (1996). The pseudoscorpion family Chthoniidae (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida) in Korea, with two new species from the genus Tyrannochthonius. Korean Journal of Systematic Zoology 12: 173–184. -- Show included taxa

Ohira, H., Sato, K., Tsutsumi, T., Kaneko, S. & Choi, H.-J. (2018). DNA barcoding suggested the existence of cryptic species and high biodiversity of South Korean pseudoscorpions (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones). Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 11(3): 399-407. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-04-08 New taxonomic reference entry Ohira, Sato, Tsutsumi, Kaneko and Choi, 2018