Lagynochthonius chamorro (Chamberlin, 1947)


Original combination: Tyrannochthonius chamorro


Taxonomic references

Tyrannochthonius chamorro

Chamberlin, 1947b: 305–308, figs 1a–f original description
Harvey, 1991a: 206–207 (as Tyrannochthonius chamarro [sic])
Sato, 1994a: 173

Tyrannochthonius (Tyrannochthonius) chamorro Chamberlin:

Beier, 1957d: 9–10

Lagynochthonius chamorro (Chamberlin):

Edward and Harvey, 2008: 280

Distribution table

Realm: Oceania

Northern Mariana Islands
Type locality: Oka Point (as Oca Point), Guam.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Oka Point 13.5 144.766666
Type repository
  • Holotype female (JC-2067.05001); Paratype: 1 deutonymph (CAS?, JC-2067.03001)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1957d). Pseudoscorpionida. Insects of Micronesia 3(1): 1–64. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1947b). Three new species of false scorpions from the islands of Guam (Arachnida, Chelonethida). Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum 18(20): 305–316. -- Show included taxa

Edward, K.L. & Harvey, M.S. (2008). Short-range endemism in hypogean environments: the pseudoscorpion genera Tyrannochthonius and Lagynochthonius (Pseudoscorpiones: Chthoniidae) in the semiarid zone of Western Australia. Invertebrate Systematics 22: 259–293. -- Show included taxa

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

Sato, H. (1994a). Pseudoscorpions from the Northern Mariana Islands, Micronesia. In: Asakura, A. and Furuki, T. (ed.) Biological expedition to the northern Mariana Islands, Micronesia Natural History Museum and Institute, Chiba 1: 173–174. -- Show included taxa


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