Ditha (Ditha) elegans Chamberlin, 1929


Original combination: Ditha elegans

Subgenus Ditha

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:92686ec9-14aa-482e-ac0c-1441b73084d8

Genus type of Ditha Chamberlin, 1929

Taxonomic references

Ditha elegans

Chamberlin, 1929a: 61 original description
Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, figs 9a, 11g-h, 34a
Beier, 1932a: 27
Chamberlin, 1934b: 3
Roewer, 1937: 234
Chamberlin and Chamberlin, 1945: 39–40

Ditha (Ditha) elegans Chamberlin:

Beier, 1955e: 39
Harvey, 1991a: 221

Distribution table
Type locality: Kepulauan Banda (as Banda), Maluku, Indonesia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Kepulauan Banda -4.583333 129.916666
Type repository
  • Holotype male (CAS, JC-259.02001). Allotype female (CAS, JC-251.02002). Paratype: 1 female (CAS, JC-259.02003)
Zoobank LSID



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

Beier, M. (1955e). A second collection of Pseudoscorpionidea from Malaya. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum 25: 38–46. -- 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. (1934b). Check list of the false scorpions of Oceania. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum 10(22): 1–14. -- 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


No logging data available so far.