Tridenchthonius trinidadensis Hoff, 1946


Original combination: Tridenchthonius trinidadensis


Taxonomic references

Tridenchthonius trinidadensis

Hoff, 1946e: 1–4, figs 1–3 original description
Harvey, 1991a: 227
Muchmore, 1993a: 85
Cosgrove, Agnarsson, Harvey and Binford, 2016: 264
Judson, 2018b: 148, figs 8E–F

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Trinidad and Tobago
Type locality: Navy Base [most likely the now disbanded U.S. Naval base located at Chaguaramas], Diego Martín, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Chaguaramas 10.683333 -61.633333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Cosgrove, J.G., Agnarsson, I., Harvey, M.S. & Binford, G.J. (2016). Pseudoscorpion diversity and distribution in the West Indies: sequence data confirm single island endemism for some clades, but not others. Journal of Arachnology 44: 257–271. -- Show included taxa

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

Hoff, C.C. (1946e). Three new species of heterosphyronid pseudoscorpions from Trinidad. American Museum Novitates 1322: 1–13. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (2018b). Ontogeny and evolution of the duplex trichobothria of Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida). Zoologischer Anzeiger 273: 133--151. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1993a). Annotated list and bibliography of Pseudoscorpionida (Arachnida) reported from the Caribbean region. I. Trinidad, Venezuela and Colombia, and including Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao. Tropical Zoology, Special Issue 1: 83–104. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2024-02-01 New taxonomic reference entry Judson, 2018