Cacoxylus echinatus (Beier, 1964)


Original combination: Hebridochernes echinatus


Genus type of Cacoxylus Beier, 1965

Taxonomic references

Hebridochernes (?) echinatus

Beier, 1964f: 598, fig. 4 original description

Cacoxylus echinatus (Beier):

Beier, 1965g: 788, fig. 26
Beier, 1966d: 154
Beier, 1967c: 322–323, fig. 4
Harvey, 1991a: 548
Harvey, 1995: 204–207, figs 12–26
Judson, 1997a: 15

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Papua New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Type locality: Mount Austen, Guadalcanal Island, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Austen -9.483333 159.983333
Type repository
  • Holotype deutonympph (BMNH 1978.1.17.3)

Beier, M. (1964f). Further records of Pseudoscorpionidea from the Solomon Islands. Pacific Insects 6: 592–598. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1965g). Die Pseudoscorpioniden Neu-Guineas und der benachbarten Inseln. Pacific Insects 7: 749–796. -- Show included taxa

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

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

Harvey, M.S. (1995). Barbaraella gen. nov. and Cacoxylus Beier (Pseudoscorpionida: Chernetidae), two remarkable sexually dimorphic pseudoscorpions from Australasia. Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 52: 199–208. -- 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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