Caffrowithius aethiopicus (Beier, 1944)


Original combination: Adelphochernes aethiopicus


Genus type of Adelphochernes Beier, 1944

Taxonomic references

Adelphochernes aethiopicus

Beier, 1944: 196–197, fig. 16 original description

Anepsiochernes aethiopicus (Beier):

Beier, 1947b: 339

Plesiochernes aethiopicus (Beier):

Beier, 1955c: 555

Caffrowithius aethiopicus (Beier):

Mahnert, 1982e: 705
Harvey, 1991a: 549
Judson, 1997a: 8
Beron, 2002: 37

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

Type locality: Djem-Djem Forest (as Djem-Djem Wald), Oromia, Ethiopia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 ca. 60 km W. of Addis Ababa 9.05 38.2
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1944). Über Pseudoscorpioniden aus Ostafrika. Eos, Madrid 20: 173–212. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1947b). Zur Kenntnis der Pseudoscorpionidenfauna des südlichen Afrika, insbesondere der südwest- und südafrikanischen Trockengebiete. Eos, Madrid 23: 285–339. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1955c). Pseudoscorpionidea, gesammelt während der schwedischen Expeditionen nach Ostafrika 1937–38 und 1948. Arkiv för Zoologi (2) 7: 527–558. -- Show included taxa

Beron, P. (2002). On the high altitude pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida) in the Old World. Historia Naturalis Bulgarica 14: 29–44. -- 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

Mahnert, V. (1982e). Die Pseudoskorpione (Arachnida) Kenyas V. Chernetidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 89: 691–712. -- Show included taxa


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