Ochrochernes galatheae (With, 1906)


Original combination: Chelifer galatheae

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:7241bf12-423a-4b1c-809b-5510e79c3c01

Taxonomic references

Chelifer galatheae

With, 1906: 167–170, plate 4, figs 2a–c original description
Ellingsen, 1912a: 122
Tullgren, 1912a: 265–267, figs 3a–c

Ochrochernes galatheae (With):

Beier, 1932e: 127–128
Roewer, 1937: 296
Harvey, 1991a: 609
Zhao, Zhang, Jia and Zhu, 2011: 36
Lin, Huang, Liu and Chang, 2022: 9

Distribution table

Realm: Indo-Malaya

India (Nicobar Islands)
Indonesia (Java)
Type locality: Nancowry (as Nankovry), Nicobar Islands, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Nancowry 7.983333 93.533333
Type repository
  • Holotype male (ZMUC)
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Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Ellingsen, E. (1912a). H. Sauter's Formosa-Ausbeute. Pseudoscorpions from Formosa. I. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne 50: 121–128. -- Show included taxa

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

Tullgren, A. (1912a). Einige Chelonethiden aus Java und Krakatau. Notes from the Leyden Museum 34: 259–267. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1906). The Danish expedition to Siam 1899–1900. III. Chelonethi. An account of the Indian false-scorpions together with studies on the anatomy and classification of the order. Oversigt over det Konigelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Forhandlinger (7) 3: 1–214. -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Y.-W., Zhang, F., Jia, Y. & Zhu, M.-S. (2011). [A checklist of pseudoscorpions from China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)]. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 20: 3041. -- Show included taxa

Lin, H.Y., Huang, J.X., Liu, H.H. & Chang, C.-H. (2022). Two new pseudoscorpion species of the coastal genus Garypus L. Koch, 1873 (Garypidae) and an updated checklist of the Pseudoscorpiones of Taiwan. Zoological Studies 61(24): 1–13. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-09-26 New taxonomic reference entry Lin, Huang, Liu and Chang, 2022