Lustrochernes grossus (Banks, 1893)


Original combination: Chelanops grossus


Taxonomic references

Chelanops grossus

Banks, 1893: 65 original description
Banks, 1895a: 5
Banks, 1895c: 432
Banks, 1901a: 594
Banks, 1902b: 220
Coolidge, 1908: 110

Chelanops (?) grossus (Banks):

Beier, 1932e: 179
Roewer, 1937: 302

Lamprochernes grossus (Banks):

Hoff, 1947b: 475–478, fig. 1

Lustrochernes grossus (Banks):

Hoff, 1956c: 10–12
Hoff, 1958: 21
Hoff, 1959b: 4, etc
Hoff, 1961: 446
Muchmore, 1971a: 85
Hoff and Jennings, 1974: 21–22
Benedict and Malcolm, 1982: 108
Muchmore, 1990a: 519
Harvey, 1991a: 595–596
Muchmore, 1991e: 84–85, figs 6–8
Poinar, Ćurčić and Cokendolpher, 1998: 84, 85
Villegas-Guzmán and Pérez, 2005a: 65, 67, 76
Francke and Villegas-Guzmán, 2006: 295
Villegas-Guzmán, 2006: 134
Córdova-Tabares and Villegas-Guzmán, 2013: 603–604, 608–609
Villegas-Guzmán, 2015: 78
Castillo and Villegas-Guzman, 2016: 71–78, figs 1–3

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic

US (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Oregon)
Type locality: Colorado, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Colorado (IMPRECISE) 39 -106
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Banks, N. (1893). New Chernetidae from the United States. Canadian Entomologist 25: 64–67. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1895a). Notes on the Pseudoscorpionida. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 3: 1–13. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1895c). The Arachnida of Colorado. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 8: 417–434. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1901a). Some Arachnida from New Mexico. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 53: 568–597. -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1902b). A list of spiders collected in Arizona by Messrs. Schwarz and Barber during the summer of 1901. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 25: 211–221. -- Show included taxa

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

Benedict, E.M. & Malcolm, D.R. (1982). Pseudoscorpions of the family Chernetidae newly identified from Oregon (Pseudoscorpionida, Cheliferoidea). Journal of Arachnology 10: 97–109. -- Show included taxa

Castillo, M.L. & Villegas-Guzman, G.A. (2016). Phoretic relationship between Lustrochernes grossus (Pseudoscorpionida: Chernetidae) and Odontotaenius striatopunctatus (Coleoptera: Passalidae). Acta Zoológica Mexicana (nueva serie) 32: 71–80. -- Show included taxa

Coolidge, K.R. (1908). A list of the North American Pseudoscorpionida. Psyche, Cambridge 15: 108–114. -- Show included taxa

Córdova-Tabares, V. & Villegas-Guzmán, G. (2013). Nuevos registros de pseudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) en Chiapas, México. Acta Zoológica Mexicana (nueva serie) 29: 596–613. -- Show included taxa

Francke, O.F. & Villegas-Guzmán, G.A. (2006). Symbiotic relationships between pseudoscorpions (Arachnida) and packrats (Rodentia). Journal of Arachnology 34: 289–298. -- Show included taxa

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

Hoff, C.C. (1947b). The species of the pseudoscorpion genus Chelanops described by Banks. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 98: 471–550. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1956c). Pseudoscorpions of the family Chernetidae from New Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1800: 1–66. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1958). List of the pseudoscorpions of North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1875: 1–50. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1959b). The ecology and distribution of the pseudoscorpions of north-central New Mexico. University of New Mexico Publications in Biology 8: 1–68. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1961). Pseudoscorpions from Colorado. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 122: 409–464. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. & Jennings, D.T. (1974). Pseudoscorpions phoretic on a spider. Entomological News 85: 21–22. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1971a). Phoresy by North and Central American pseudoscorpions. Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science 12: 79–97. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1990a). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Dindal, D.L. (ed.) Soil biology guide John Wiley and Sons, New York: 503–527. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1991e). The identity of Chelifer communis var. pennsylvanicus and description of a new species of Lustrochernes (Pseudoscorpionida: Chernetidae). Entomological News 102: 79–89. -- Show included taxa

Poinar, G.O., Jr, Ćurčić, B.P.M. & Cokendolpher, J.C. (1998). Arthropod phoresy involving pseudoscorpions in the past and present. Acta Arachnologica 47: 79–96. -- 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

Villegas-Guzmán, G.A. (2006). Pseudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) de la zona de restauración ecológia "El Cartón", Frontera Corozal, Chiapas. In: Estrada, V.E.G., Romero N., J., Equihua M., A., Luna L., C. and Rosas A., J. (ed.) Entomología Mexicana Manzanillo, Colima 5 (1): 133–135. -- Show included taxa

Villegas-Guzmán, G.A. (2015). Psudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) de la Ciudad de México y sus alrededores. Entomología Mexicana 2: 76–81. -- Show included taxa

Villegas-Guzmán, G.A. & Pérez, T.M. (2005a). Pseudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida) asociados a nidos de ratas del género Neotoma (Mammalia: Rodentia) del Altiplano Mexicano. Acta Zoológica Mexicana (n.s.) 21: 63–77. -- Show included taxa


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