Pseudogarypus banksi Jacot, 1938


Original combination: Pseudogarypus banksi


Taxonomic references

Pseudogarypus banksi

Jacot, 1938: 302–303, figs c, e original description
Hoff, 1958: 18
Weygoldt, 1969a: 119
Weygoldt, 1970a: 242, figs 7a–b
Weygoldt, 1971a: 22–24, figs 35–36
Muchmore, 1973g: 123
Benedict and Malcolm, 1978b: 92–95, figs 4, 8–10, 14–20
Schaller, 1979: n/a, plate 10.III fig. 4
Zeh, 1987b: 1086
Sharkey, 1987: 17
Muchmore, 1990a: 509, fig. 18.51
Weygoldt, 1990: n/a, fig. 7A7
Harvey, 1991a: 233
Judson, 1993b: n/a, fig. 1
Austin, Gibson and Harvey, 1998: 345, 346
Buddle, 2005: 15
Ovchinnikov and Masta, 2012: 3–14, figs 1–6
Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019: 3, 4, figs 1B, 3, 4
Judson, 2018b: 148, figs 1A–B, 3A–B

Pseudogarypus hesperus Chamberlin:

Manley, 1969: 7, fig. 6 (misidentification)

Pseudogarypus sp.:

Nelson, 1975: 283, figs 32–34

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic

Canada (Nova Scotia, Quebec)
US (Michigan, New Hampshire, New York)
Type locality: Gale River Experimental Forest, Pierce Bridge, Grafton County, New Hampshire, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Pierce Bridge 44.266666 -71.633333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Austin, A.D., Gibson, G.A.P. & Harvey, M.S. (1998). Synopsis of Australian Calymmochilus Masi (Hymenoptera: Eupelmidae), description of a new Western Australian species associated with a pseudoscorpion, and review of pseudoscorpion parasites. Journal of Natural History 32: 329–350. -- 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

Benedict, E.M. & Malcolm, D.R. (1978b). The family Pseudogarypidae (Pseudoscorpionida) in North America with comments on the genus Neopseudogarypus Morris from Tasmania. Journal of Arachnology 6: 81–104. -- Show included taxa

Buddle, C. (2005). A primer on pseudoscorpions and taxonomic status in Canada. Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) 24: 12–16. -- 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

Jacot, A.P. (1938). A pseudogarypin pseudoscorpion in the White Mountains. Occasional Papers of the Boston Society for Natural History 8: 301–303. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (1993b). The gonosacs ('gonopods') of female pseudoscorpions (Arachnida, Chelonethi). Bulletin de la Société Neuchâteloise des Sciences Naturelles 116: 117–124. -- 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

Manley, G.V. (1969). A pictorial key and annotated list of Michigan pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Michigan Entomologist 2: 2–13. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1973g). Ecology of pseudoscorpions - a review. In: Dindal, D.L. (ed.) Proceedings of the First Soil Microcommunities Conference, Syracuse, New York U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Springfield: 121–127. -- 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

Nelson, S.O., Jr (1975). A systematic study of Michigan Pseudoscorpionida (Arachnida). American Midland Naturalist 93: 257–301. -- Show included taxa

Ovchinnikov, S. & Masta, S.E. (2012). Pseudoscorpion mitochondria show rearranged genes and genome-wide reductions of RNA gene sizes and inferred structures, yet typical nucleotide composition bias. BMC Evolutionary Biology 12: 31. -- Show included taxa

Schaller, F. (1979). Significance of sperm transfer and formation of spermatophores in arthropod phylogeny. In: Gupta, A.P. (ed.) Arthropod phylogeny Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York: 587–608. -- Show included taxa

Sharkey, M.J. (1987). Subclass Chelonethida, order Pseudoscorpionida (pseudoscorpions). In: The insects, spiders and mites of Cape Breton Highlands National Park Agriculture Canada, Biosystematics Research Centre, Report 1, Ottawa: 17. -- Show included taxa

Weygoldt, P. (1969a). The biology of pseudoscorpions. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts. -- Show included taxa

Weygoldt, P. (1970a). Vergleichende Untersuchungen zur Fortpflanzungsbiologie der Pseudoscorpione II. Zeitschrift für die Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionforschung 8: 241–259. -- Show included taxa

Weygoldt, P. (1971a). Vergleichend-embryologische Untersuchungen an Pseudoscorpionen V. Das Embryonalstadium mit seinem Pumporgan bei verschiedenen Arten und sein Wert als taxonomisches Merkmal.. Zeitschrift für die Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionforschung 9: 3–29. -- Show included taxa

Weygoldt, P. (1990). Arthropoda-Chelicerata: sperm transfer. In: Adiyodi, K.G. and Adiyodi, R.G. (ed.) Reproductive biology of invertebrates Oxford & IBH Publishing Co., New Delhi 4 (B): 77–119. -- Show included taxa

Zeh, D.W. (1987b). Aggression, density, and sexual dimorphism in chernetid pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Evolution 41: 1072–1087. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2024-02-01 New taxonomic reference entry Judson, 2018
2022-07-03 New taxonomic reference entry Benavides, Cosgrove, Harvey and Giribet, 2019