Tyrannochthonius nanus (Beier, 1966)


Original combination: Morikawia nana

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:70e6e7c0-006b-4cf3-910c-ebb873cc057b

Taxonomic references

Morikawia nana

Beier, 1966d: 135–137, fig. 2 original description
Beier, 1967c: 321
Beier, 1970g: 316

Tyrannochthonius nanus (Beier):

Harvey, 1989a: 26–27
Harvey, 1991a: 211
Judson, 1997a: 29

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Papua New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Type locality: Dala, Malaita Island, Malaita, Solomon Islands.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Dala -8.583333 160.683333
Type repository
  • Holotype female (BMNH); Paratypes: numerous (BMNH)

Beier, M. (1966d). Die Pseudoscorpioniden der Salomon-Inseln. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 69: 133–159. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1967c). Die Pseudoscorpione der Noona Dan Expedition nach den Philippinen und Bismarck Inseln. Entomologiske Meddelelser 35: 315–324. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1970g). Die Pseudoscorpione der Royal Society Expedition 1965 zu den Salomon-Inseln. Journal of Natural History 4: 315–328. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1989a). Two new cavernicolous chthoniids from Australia, with notes on the generic placement of the south-western Pacific species attributed to the genera Paraliochthonius Beier and Morikawia Chamberlin (Pseudoscorpionida: Chthoniidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 8: 21–29. -- Show included taxa

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


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