Protochelifer brevidigitatus (Tubb, 1937)


Original combination: Idiochelifer brevidigitatus


Taxonomic references

Idiochelifer brevidigitatus

Tubb, 1937: 414, figs 2a–c (as Ideochelifer [sic] brevidigitatus) original description
Roewer, 1940: 347

Protochelifer brevidigitatus (Tubb):

Chamberlin, 1949: 49
Harvey, 1981b: 245
Harvey, 1985d: 131
Harvey, 1991a: 523

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (Victoria)
Type locality: Lady Julia Percy Island, Victoria, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Lady Julia Percy Island -38.416666 142
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


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. (1981b). A checklist of the Australian Pseudoscorpionida. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 5: 237–252. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1985d). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Walton, D.W. (ed.) Zoological catalogue of Australia Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 3: 126–155. -- Show included taxa

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

Roewer, C.F. (1940). 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): 321–354. -- Show included taxa

Tubb, J.A. (1937). Reports of the expedition of the McCoy Society for field investigation and research (Lady Julia Percy Island). 19. Arachnida. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria (new series) 49: 412–421. -- Show included taxa


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