Lophochernes cryptus Chamberlin, 1934


Original combination: Lophochernes cryptus

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:9c638dff-62fe-4211-a784-733cec450bc2

Taxonomic references

Chelifer bifissus Simon:

Simon, 1900a: 517 (misidentification)
With, 1905: 98–101, plate 6 figs 1a–f (misidentification)

Lophochernes cryptus

Chamberlin, 1934b: 11 original description
Roewer, 1937: 315
Chamberlin, 1938a: 284–285
Bryan, 1939: 194
Harvey, 1991a: 513
Judson, 1997a: 14

Distribution table

Realm: Oceania

US (Hawaii)
Type locality: Olaa, Hawaii, Hawaii, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Olaa Forest 19.583333 -155.116666
Type repository
  • Holotype female (BMNH 1904.10.24.445)
Zoobank LSID



Bryan, E.H., Jr (1939). Pseudoscorpions. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 10: 194. -- 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. (1938a). New and little-known false-scorpions from the Pacific and elsewhere (Arachnida - Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 2: 259–285. -- Show included taxa

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

Judson, M.L.I. (1997a). Catalogue of the pseudoscorpion types (Arachnida: Chelonethi) in the Natural History Museum, London. Occasional Papers on Systematic Entomology 11: 1–54. -- 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

Simon, E. (1900a). Arachnida. In: Sharp, D. (ed.) Fauna Hawaiiensis Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2: 443–519. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1905). On Chelonethi, chiefly from the Australian region, in the collection of the British Museum, with observations on the "coxal sac" and on some cases of abnormal segmentation. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 15: 94–143, 328. -- Show included taxa


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