Megachernes titanius Beier, 1951


Original combination: Megachernes titanius


Taxonomic references

Megachernes titanius

Beier, 1951a: 93–95, figs 28–29 original description
Beier, 1967g: 355, fig. 15
Harvey, 1991a: 601
Judson, 1997a: 43
Jędryczkowski, 1998: 189
Zhao, Zhang, Jia and Zhu, 2011: 35
Harvey, Ratnaweera, Udagama and Wijesinghe, 2012: 2531

Megachernes cf. titanius Beier:

Schawaller, 1995b: 1060

Distribution table

Realm: Indo-Malaya; Palearctic

China (Yunnan?)
Type locality: Núi Lang Bian (Lang Bian Peaks), Lâm Dong, Vietnam.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Núi Lang Bian 12 108.416666
Type repository
  • Syntypes: 1 male, 1 female (BMNH 1924.Beier, M. (1963f). Die Pseudoscorpioniden-Fauna Israels und einiger angrenzender Gebiete. <i>Israel Journal of Zoology</i> <b>12</b>: 183–212. .27.21–22)
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Beier, M. (1951a). Die Pseudoscorpione Indochinas. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, nouvelle série 1: 47–123. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1967g). Pseudoscorpione vom kontinentalen Südost-Asien. Pacific Insects 9: 341–369. -- Show included taxa

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

Harvey, M.S., Ratnaweera, P.B., Udagama, P.V. & Wijesinghe, M.R. (2012). A new species of the pseudoscorpion genus Megachernes (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae) associated with a threatened Sri Lankan rainforest rodent, with a review of host associations of Megachernes. Journal of Natural History 46: 2519–2535. -- Show included taxa

Jędryczkowski, W.B. (1998). Pseudoscorpions (Pseudoscorpionida) of Vietnam. Fragmenta Faunistica 41: 183–192. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (1997a). Catalogue of the pseudoscorpion types (Arachnida: Chelonethi) in the Natural History Museum, London. Occasional Papers on Systematic Entomology 11: 1–54. -- Show included taxa

Schawaller, W. (1995b). Review of the pseudoscorpion fauna of China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 102: 1045–1064. -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Y.-W., Zhang, F., Jia, Y. & Zhu, M.-S. (2011). [A checklist of pseudoscorpions from China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)]. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 20: 3041. -- Show included taxa


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