Lagynochthonius ferox (Mahnert, 1978)


Original combination: Tyrannochthonius ferox


Taxonomic references

Tyrannochthonius ferox

Mahnert, 1978f: 78, figs 18–23 original description
Harvey, 1991a: 208

Tyrannochthonius (Lagynochthonius) aff. ferox Mahnert:

Judson, 1990c: 196, fig. 2

Lagynochthonius ferox (Mahnert):

Muchmore, 1991a: 118
Novák and Dányi, 2018: 307

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

Congo - Brazzaville
Type locality: Louolo River, Meya, Kindamba, Pool, Congo.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Meya -3.883333 14.516666
Type repository

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

Judson, M.L.I. (1990c). Observations on the form and function of the coxal spines of some chthonioid pseudoscorpions from Cameroon (Arachnida, Chelonethida). Acta Zoologica Fennica 190: 195–198. -- Show included taxa

Mahnert, V. (1978f). Pseudoskorpione (ausgenommen Olpiidae, Garypidae) aus Congo-Brazzaville (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones). Folia Entomologica Hungarica 31: 69–133. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1991a). Pseudoscorpions from Florida and the Caribbean area. 14. New species of Tyrannochthonius and Lagynochthonius from caves in Jamacia [sic], with discussion of the genera (Chthoniidae). Florida Entomologist 74: 110–121. -- Show included taxa

Novák, J. & Dányi, L. (2018). Catalogue of the type material of pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) deposited in the Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest. Zootaxa 4527: 301–322. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-11-12 New taxonomic reference entry Novák and Dányi, 2018