Diplotemnus garypoides (Ellingsen, 1906)


Original combination: Chelifer (Chelifer) garypoides

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:908da192-d49c-41c8-957f-9eec187312fb

Taxonomic references

Chelifer (Chelifer) garypoides

Ellingsen, 1906: 258–259 original description

Chelifer garypoides Ellingsen:

Ellingsen, 1912b: 83, 92–93

Miratemnus garypoides (Ellingsen):

Beier, 1932e: 79

Diplotemnus garypoides (Ellingsen):

Chamberlin, 1933: 266
Roewer, 1937: 287
Harvey, 1991a: 462

Not Chelifer garypoides Ellingsen:

With, 1908b: 15–19, figs 3–4, plate 2 figs 4–8 (misidentification; see Diplotemnus insularis Chamberlin)

Not Atemnus garypoides (Ellingsen):

Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, figs 27a (misidentification; see Diplotemnus insularis Chamberlin)

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

South Africa
Type locality: Bolama, Bolama, Guinea–bissau.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Bolama 11.583333 -15.466666
Type repository
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Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1931a). The arachnid order Chelonethida. Stanford University Publications, Biological Sciences 7(1): 1–284. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1933). Some false scorpions of the atemnid subfamily Miratemninae (Arachnida - Chelonethida). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 26: 262–268. -- Show included taxa

Ellingsen, E. (1906). Report on the pseudoscorpions of the Guinea Coast (Africa) collected by Leonardo Fea. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (3) 2: 243–265. -- Show included taxa

Ellingsen, E. (1912b). The pseudoscorpions of South Africa, based on the collections of the South African Museum, Cape Town. Annals of the South African Museum 10: 75–128. -- Show included taxa

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

Roewer, C.F. (1937). Chelonethi oder Pseudoskorpione. In: Bronns, H.G. (ed.) Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(6)(1): 161–320. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1908b). Remarks on the Chelonethi. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den Naturhistorisk Forening i Kjøbenhavn (6) 10: 1–25. -- Show included taxa


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