Megachernes queenslandicus Beier, 1948


Original combination: Megachernes queenslandicus


Taxonomic references

Megachernes queenslandicus

Beier, 1948b: 480–481, figs 8–9 original description
Harvey, 1981b: 246
Harvey, 1985d: 135
Harvey, 1991a: 601
Judson, 1997a: 36
Harvey, Ratnaweera, Udagama and Wijesinghe, 2012: 2531

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (Queensland)
Type locality: Dinner Creek, Ravenshoe (as Ravenshor), Queensland, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Dinner Creek -17.15 145.466666
Type repository
  • Holotype female (BMNH 1924.Beier, M. (1963f). Die Pseudoscorpioniden-Fauna Israels und einiger angrenzender Gebiete. <i>Israel Journal of Zoology</i> <b>12</b>: 183–212. .27.23): PT: 1 female (BMNH)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1948b). Phoresie und Phagophilie bei Pseudoscorpionen. Österreichische Zoologische Zeitschrift 1: 441–497. -- 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., Ratnaweera, P.B., Udagama, P.V. & Wijesinghe, M.R. (2012). A new species of the pseudoscorpion genus Megachernes (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae) associated with a threatened Sri Lankan rainforest rodent, with a review of host associations of Megachernes. Journal of Natural History 46: 2519–2535. -- 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


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