Protochelifer naracoortensis Beier, 1968


Original combination: Protochelifer naracoortensis


Taxonomic references

Protochelifer naracoortensis

Beier, 1968a: 763–764, fig. 5 original description
Harvey, 1981b: 245
Lee, 1983: 183
Harvey, 1985d: 132
Harvey, 1991a: 524
Bellati, Austin and Stevens, 2004: 263
Moulds, 2004: 12

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (South Australia)
Type locality: Bat Cave, Naracoorte, South Australia, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Bat Cave -37.033611 140.795277
Type repository
  • Holotype male (South Australian Museum N196831), allotype female (N196832); paratypes 12 males, 7 females, 8 nymphs

Beier, M. (1968a). Some cave-dwelling Pseudoscorpionidea from Australia and New Caledonia. Records of the South Australian Museum 15: 757–765. -- Show included taxa

Bellati, J., Austin, A.D. & Stevens, N.B. (2004). Arthropod diversity of a guano and non-guano cave at the Naracoorte Caves World Heritage Area, South Australia. Records of the South Australian Museum, Monograph Series 7: 257–265. -- 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

Lee, D.C. (1983). Spiders, scorpions and other arachnids. In: Natural history of the south east Royal Society of South Australia, Adelaide: 183–185. -- Show included taxa

Moulds, T. (2004). Review of Australian cave guano ecosystems with a checklist of guano invertebrates. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 125: 1–42. -- Show included taxa


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