Tyrannochelifer floridanus (Banks, 1891)


Original combination: Chelifer floridanus

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:034ef46a-151b-42df-8616-a4e6e71a66d9

Taxonomic references

Chelifer floridanus

Banks, 1891: 162 original description
Banks, 1895a: 3
Banks, 1904a: 140
Coolidge, 1908: 109
Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, fig. 39j

Tyrannochelifer floridanus (Banks):

Chamberlin, 1932a: 20
Beier, 1932e: 253
Roewer, 1937: 315
Hoff, 1958: 35
Hoff, 1964b: 25–29, figs 11–12, 15–16
Beier, 1976d: 58
Muchmore, 1990a: 523
Harvey, 1991a: 533
Perez-Gelabert, 2008: 66

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic; Neotropic

Dominican Republic
US (Florida)
Type locality: Biscayne Bay, Miami-Dade County, Florida, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Biscayne Bay 25.566666 -80.216666
Type repository
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Banks, N. (1891). Notes on North American Chernetidae. Canadian Entomologist 23: 161–166. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1895a). Notes on the Pseudoscorpionida. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 3: 1–13. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1904a). The Arachnida of Florida. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 56: 120–147. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1976d). Pseudoscorpione von der Dominicanischen Republik (Insel Haiti). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83: 45–58. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1931a). The arachnid order Chelonethida. Stanford University Publications, Biological Sciences 7(1): 1–284. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1932a). A synoptic revision of the generic classification of the chelonethid family Cheliferidae Simon (Arachnida) (continued). Canadian Entomologist 64: 17–21, 35–39. -- Show included taxa

Coolidge, K.R. (1908). A list of the North American Pseudoscorpionida. Psyche, Cambridge 15: 108–114. -- Show included taxa

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

Hoff, C.C. (1958). List of the pseudoscorpions of North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1875: 1–50. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1964b). Atemnid and cheliferid pseudoscorpions, chiefly from Florida. American Museum Novitates 2198: 1–43. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1990a). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Dindal, D.L. (ed.) Soil biology guide John Wiley and Sons, New York: 503–527. -- Show included taxa

Perez-Gelabert, D.E. (2008). Arthropods of Hispaniola (Dominican Republic and Haiti): a checklist and bibliography. Zootaxa 1831: 1–530. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1937). Chelonethi oder Pseudoskorpione. In: Bronns, H.G. (ed.) Bronn's Klassen und Ordnungen des Tierreichs Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H., Leipzig 5(IV)(6)(1): 161–320. -- Show included taxa


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