Lagynochthonius australicus (Beier, 1966)


Original combination: Tyrannochthonius (Lagynochthonius) australicus


Taxonomic references

Tyrannochthonius (Lagynochthonius) australicus

Beier, 1966a: 284–285, fig. 4 original description

Tyrannochthonius australicus Beier:

Beier, 1975b: 203

Lagynochthonius australicus (Beier):

Harvey, 1981b: 240
Harvey, 1985d: 138
Harvey, 1991a: 183
Postle, Majer and Bell, 1991: 196
Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019: 3, 4, figs 3, 4

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (Northern Territory, Western Australia)
Type locality: Denmark, Western Australia, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Denmark -34.966666 117.35
Type repository

Beier, M. (1966a). On the Pseudoscorpionidea of Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology 14: 275–303. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1975b). Neue Pseudoskorpione aus Australien und Neu-Guinea. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 78: 203–213. -- Show included taxa

Benavides, L.R., Cosgrove, J.G., Harvey, M.S. & Giribet, G. (2019). Phylogenomic interrogation resolves the backbone of the Pseudoscorpiones Tree of Life. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 139(106509): 1–14. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1981b). A checklist of the Australian Pseudoscorpionida. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 5: 237–252. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1985d). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Walton, D.W. (ed.) Zoological catalogue of Australia Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 3: 126–155. -- Show included taxa

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

Postle, A.C., Majer, J.D. & Bell, D.T. (1991). A survey of selected soil and litter invertebrates species from the northern jarrah (Eucalyptus marginata) forest of Western Australia, with particular reference to soil-type, stratum, seasonality and the conservation of forest fauna. In: Lunney, D. (ed.) Conservation of Australia's forest fauna Royal Zoological Society of NSW, Mosman: 193–203. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-07-03 New taxonomic reference entry Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019