Pseudotyrannochthonius hamiltonsmithi Beier, 1968


Original combination: Pseudotyrannochthonius hamiltonsmithi


Taxonomic references

Pseudotyrannochthonius hamiltonsmithi

Beier, 1968a: 759–760, fig. 3 original description
Harvey, 1981b: 240
Harvey, 1985d: 139
Harvey, 1991a: 199
Moulds, 2004: 12
Harms, Harvey, Roberts and Loria, 2024: n/a, figs 2–4

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (Victoria)
Type locality: Mount Widderin Cave, Skipton, Victoria, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Widderin -37.733333 143.35
Type repository
  • Holotype female (South Australian Museum N196830)

Beier, M. (1968a). Some cave-dwelling Pseudoscorpionidea from Australia and New Caledonia. Records of the South Australian Museum 15: 757–765. -- 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

Moulds, T. (2004). Review of Australian cave guano ecosystems with a checklist of guano invertebrates. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 125: 1–42. -- Show included taxa

Harms, D., Harvey, M.S., Roberts, J.D. & Loria, S.F. (2024). Tectonically-driven climate change and the spread of temperate biomes: Insights from dragon pseudoscorpions (Pseudotyrannochthoniidae), a globally distributed arachnid lineage. Journal of Biogeography 51: 1032–1048. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2024-07-07 New taxonomic reference entry Harms, Harvey, Roberts and Loria, 2024