Macrochelifer tibetanus (Redikorzev, 1918)


Original combination: Chelifer tibetanus


Genus type of Macrochelifer Vachon, 1940

Taxonomic references

Chelifer tibetanus

Redikorzev, 1918: 93–94, fig. 2 original description

Hysterochelifer tibetanus (Redikorzev):

Beier, 1932e: 234, fig. 242
Roewer, 1937: 312

Macrochelifer tibetanus (Redikorzev):

Vachon, 1940d: 412–414
Chamberlin, 1949: 27–29, figs 8a–c
Harvey, 1991a: 515–516
Schawaller, 1995b: 1058
Zhao, Zhang, Jia and Zhu, 2011: 35

Distribution table
China (Qinghai)
Type locality: rivière Zajdam, T'o-so Hu (as "lac Toso-nor"), Qinghai, China.


Locality Lat Lon
1 T'o-so Hu (lake) 35.15 96.9
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1949). New and little-known false scorpions from various parts of the world (Arachnida, Chelonethida), with notes on structural abnormalities in two species. American Museum Novitates 1430: 1–57. -- Show included taxa

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

Redikorzev, V. (1918). Pseudoscorpions nouveaux. I. Ezhegodnik Zoologicheskago Muzeya 22: 91–101. -- 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

Schawaller, W. (1995b). Review of the pseudoscorpion fauna of China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 102: 1045–1064. -- Show included taxa

Vachon, M. (1940d). Remarques sur Macrochelifer, nouveau genre de Pseudoscorpions. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (2) 12: 412–414. -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Y.-W., Zhang, F., Jia, Y. & Zhu, M.-S. (2011). [A checklist of pseudoscorpions from China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)]. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 20: 3041. -- Show included taxa


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