Austrochernes guanophilus (Beier, 1967)


Original combination: Sundochernes guanophilus


Taxonomic references

Sundochernes guanophilus

Beier, 1967a: 202–203, fig. 3 original description
Dew, 1968: 35
Harvey, 1981b: 247
Harvey, 1985d: 136
Harvey, 1991a: 635
Moulds, 2004: 12

Troglochernes guanophilus (Beier):

Harvey and Volschenk, 2007a: 247–249, figs 15–23, 71

Austrochernes guanophilus (Beier):

Harvey, 2018: 126

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (New South Wales)
Type locality: Fig Tree Cave, Wombeyan, New South Wales, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Wombeyan caves -34.333333 149.916666
Type repository

Beier, M. (1967a). Some Pseudoscorpionidea from Australia, chiefly from caves. Australian Zoologist 14: 199–205. -- Show included taxa

Dew, B.B. (1968). Bats and bat banding at Wombeyan 1961–1966. Journal of the Sydney University Speleological Society 7: 28–35. -- 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

Harvey, M.S. (2018). Balgachernes occultus, a new genus and species of pseudoscorpion (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae) associated with balga (Xanthorrhoea preissii) in south-western Australia, with remarks on Austrochernes and Troglochernes. Records of the Western Australian Museum 33: 115–130. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. & Volschenk, E.S. (2007a). A review of some Australasian Chernetidae: Sundochernes, Troglochernes and a new genus (Pseudoscorpiones). Journal of Arachnology 35: 238–277. -- 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

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-02-27 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey, 2018
2022-02-27 Species updated Old value