Compsaditha pygmaea Chamberlin, 1929


Original combination: Compsaditha pygmaea


Genus type of Compsaditha Chamberlin, 1929

Taxonomic references

Compsaditha pygmaea

Chamberlin, 1929a: 62 original description
Beier, 1932a: 30
Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, figs 19a, 21c, 21g
Roewer, 1937: 235
Chamberlin and Chamberlin, 1945: 64–65, figs 2a, 2f-g, 16a–c
Vachon, 1949: n/a, fig. 199a
Harvey, 1991a: 220

Distribution table

Realm: Indo-Malaya

Type locality: Mount Maquiling (as Mt Makiling), Laguna, Luzon Island, Philippines.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Maquiling 14.133333 121.2
Type repository
  • Holotype female (CAS, JC-550.01001); paratypes: 3 females (1 female CAS; 2 females USNM)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1932a). Pseudoscorpionidea I. Subord. Chthoniinea et Neobisiinea. Tierreich 57: i–xx, 1–258. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1929a). A synoptic classification of the false scorpions or chela-spinners, with a report on a cosmopolitan collection of the same. Part 1. The Heterosphyronida (Chthoniidae) (Arachnida-Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 4: 50–80. -- 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. & Chamberlin, R.V. (1945). The genera and species of the Tridenchthoniidae (Dithidae). A family of the arachnid order Chelonethida. Bulletin of the University of Utah, Biological Series 9(2): 1–67. -- Show included taxa

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

Vachon, M. (1949). Ordre des Pseudoscorpions. In: Grassé, P.-P. (ed.) Traité de zoologie Masson, Paris 6: 437–481. -- Show included taxa


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