Eumecochernes hawaiiensis (Simon, 1900)


Original combination: Chelifer hawaiiensis


Genus type of Eumecochernes Beier, 1932

Taxonomic references

Chelifer hawaiiensis

Simon, 1900a: 518 original description
With, 1905: 104–107, plate 6 fig. 3a, plate 7 figs 1a–f

Eumecochernes hawaiiensis (Simon):

Beier, 1932e: 185, fig. 193 (as Eumecochernes hawaiensis [sic])
Chamberlin, 1934b: 10
Roewer, 1937: 303, fig. 240e (as Eumecochernes hawaiensis [sic])
Tenorio and Muchmore, 1982: 380
Harvey, 1991a: 577 (as Eumecochernes hawaiensis [sic])
Judson, 1997a: 19

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic

US (Hawaii)
Type locality: Kona, Hawaii, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Kona 19.633333 -156
Type repository
  • Lectotype female (BMNH 1904.10.24.448); PT: 1 female (BMNH 1904.10.24.446)
Zoobank LSID


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

Chamberlin, J.C. (1934b). Check list of the false scorpions of Oceania. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum 10(22): 1–14. -- 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

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

Simon, E. (1900a). Arachnida. In: Sharp, D. (ed.) Fauna Hawaiiensis Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2: 443–519. -- Show included taxa

Tenorio, J.M. & Muchmore, W.B. (1982). Catalog of entomological types in the Bishop Museum. Pseudoscorpionida. Pacific Insects 24: 377–385. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1905). On Chelonethi, chiefly from the Australian region, in the collection of the British Museum, with observations on the "coxal sac" and on some cases of abnormal segmentation. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 15: 94–143, 328. -- Show included taxa


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