Chelifer depressimanus With, 1908


Original combination: Chelifer depressimanus


Genus type of Gomphochernes Beier, 1932

Junior synonym of: Gomphochernes communis Balzan, 1888

Taxonomic references

Chelifer depressimanus

With, 1908a: 319–320, figs 35a–d (synonymized with Gomphochernes communis (Balzan) by Mahnert, 2016: 77) original description

Gomphochernes depressimanus (With):

Beier, 1932c: 262
Beier, 1932e: 96, fig. 117
Roewer, 1937: 291
Mello-Leitão, 1939a: 118
Mello-Leitão, 1939b: 616
Harvey, 1991a: 579
Judson, 1997a: 14
Ceballos and Ferradas, 2008: 111
Mahnert, Di Iorio, Turienzo and Porta, 2011: 15

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Type locality: Uruguay.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Uruguay (IMPRECISE) -33 -56
Type repository
  • Holotype female (BMNH)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1932c). Zur Kenntnis der Lamprochernetinae (Pseudoscorp.). Zoologischer Anzeiger 97: 258–267. -- Show included taxa

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

Ceballos, A. & Ferradas, B., Rosso de (2008). Pseudoscorpiones. In: Claps, L.E., Debandi, G. and Roig-Juñent, S. (ed.) Biodiversidad de Artrópodos Argentinos Sociedad Entomológica Argentina, Mendoza 2: 105–116. -- 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

Mahnert, V. (2016). Re-description of eight species described by Luigi Balzan from South America (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay) (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae). Opuscula Zoologica (Budapest) 47: 73–85. -- Show included taxa

Mahnert, V., Di Iorio, O., Turienzo, P. & Porta, A. (2011). Pseudoscorpions (Arachnida) from Argentina. New records of distributions and habitats, corrections and an identification key. Zootaxa 2881: 1–30. -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. (1939a). Pseudoscorpionidos de Argentina. Notas del Museo de La Plata 4: 115–122. -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. (1939b). Les Arachnides et la zoogéographie de l'Argentine. Physis, Buenos Aires 17: 601–630. -- 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

With, C.J. (1908a). An account of the South-American Cheliferinae in the collections of the British and Copenhagen Museums. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 18: 217–340. -- Show included taxa


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