Pachychernes subrobustus (Balzan, 1892)


Original combination: Chelifer (Atemnus) subrobustus


Genus type of Pachychernes Beier, 1932

Taxonomic references

Chelifer (?Atemnus) subrobustus

Balzan, 1892: 512–513, figs 3, 3a original description

Chelifer subrobustus Balzan:

With, 1908a: 260–261, figs 12a–b

Chelifer (Atemnus) subrobustus Balzan:

Ellingsen, 1910a: 360–362

Pachychernes subrobustus (Balzan):

Beier, 1932e: 115–116, figs 132–133
Roewer, 1937: 295
Mello-Leitão, 1939a: 120
Harvey, 1991a: 612
Muchmore, 1993a: 96
Ceballos and Ferradas, 2008: 112–113
Mahnert, Di Iorio, Turienzo and Porta, 2011: 18
Torres and Bedoya Roqueme, 2018: 44
Bedoya-Roqueme, Ribeiro and Tizo-Pedroso, 2020: 253–254, figs 1–3

Pachychernes aff. subrobustus (Balzan):

Judson, 2010b: 40, fig. 8

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Brazil (Goias)
Type locality: Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Caracas 10.5 -66.916666
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Balzan, L. (1892). Voyage de M. E. Simon au Venezuela (Décembre 1887 - Avril 1888). Arachnides. Chernetes (Pseudoscorpiones). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 60: 513–552. (External link) -- 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

Ellingsen, E. (1910a). Die Pseudoskorpione des Berliner Museums. Mitteilung aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 4: 357–423. -- Show included taxa

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

Judson, M.L.I. (2010b). Redescription of Chelifer eucarpus Dalman (Arachnida, Chelonethi, Withiidae) and first records of pseudoscorpions in copal from Madagascar and Colombia. Palaeodiversity 3: 33–42. -- 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

Muchmore, W.B. (1993a). Annotated list and bibliography of Pseudoscorpionida (Arachnida) reported from the Caribbean region. I. Trinidad, Venezuela and Colombia, and including Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao. Tropical Zoology, Special Issue 1: 83–104. -- 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

Torres, R. & Bedoya Roqueme, E. (2018). Nuevos registros de pseudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) de Colombia. Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 77: 39–47. -- Show included taxa

Bedoya-Roqueme, E., Ribeiro, R. & Tizo-Pedroso, E. (2020). First record of Pachychernes subrobustus (Balzan, 1892) from Brazilian Cerrado biome: notes on genus biology and identification key. Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 37: 253–256. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-09-26 Species updated Old value
2022-09-26 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Roqueme, Ribeiro and Tizo-Pedroso, 2020
2022-05-13 New taxonomic reference entry Torres and Bedoya Roqueme, 2018