Feaella (Tetrafeaella) capensis Beier, 1955


Original combination: Feaella capensis

Subgenus Tetrafeaella

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:c12bbc04-fb86-4d2e-8162-9573542e99c7

Taxonomic references

Feaella capensis

Beier, 1955l: 303–305, figs 23, 24 original description

Feaella (Tetrafeaella) capensis Beier:

Beier, 1955c: 546 original description
Harvey, 1991a: 231
Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019: 3, 4, figs 3, 4

Not Feaella capensis Beier:

Beier, 1964k: 63 (misidentification; see Feaella (Tetrafeaella) capensis nana Beier)

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

South Africa
Type locality: Cape Point, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Cape Point -34.35 18.483333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID



Beier, M. (1955c). Pseudoscorpionidea, gesammelt während der schwedischen Expeditionen nach Ostafrika 1937–38 und 1948. Arkiv för Zoologi (2) 7: 527–558. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1955l). Pseudoscorpionidea. In: Hanstrom, B., Brinck, P. and Rudebeck, G. (ed.) South African animal life. Results of the Lund Expedition in 1950–1951 Almquist and Wiksell, Stockholm 1: 263–328. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1964k). Weiteres zur Kenntnis der Pseudoscorpioniden-Fauna des südlichen Afrika. Annals of the Natal Museum 16: 30–90. -- Show included taxa

Benavides, L.R., Cosgrove, J.G., Harvey, M.S. & Giribet, G. (2019). Phylogenomic interrogation resolves the backbone of the Pseudoscorpiones Tree of Life. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 139(106509): 1–14. -- Show included taxa

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

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-07-03 New taxonomic reference entry Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019