Austrochernes dewae (Beier, 1967)


Original combination: Sundochernes dewae


Taxonomic references

Sundochernes dewae

Beier, 1967a: 200–202, fig. 2 original description
Harvey, 1981b: 247
Harvey, 1985d: 135
Harvey, 1991a: 635

Troglochernes dewae (Beier):

Harvey and Volschenk, 2007a: 249–253, figs 4, 24–33, 71
Turienzo, Iorio and Mahnert, 2010: 560, 563–564

Austrochernes dewae (Beier):

Harvey, 2018: 126

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia)
Type locality: Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Brewarrina -29.966666 146.866666
Type repository

Beier, M. (1967a). Some Pseudoscorpionidea from Australia, chiefly from caves. Australian Zoologist 14: 199–205. -- 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. (2018). Balgachernes occultus, a new genus and species of pseudoscorpion (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae) associated with balga (Xanthorrhoea preissii) in south-western Australia, with remarks on Austrochernes and Troglochernes. Records of the Western Australian Museum 33: 115–130. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. & Volschenk, E.S. (2007a). A review of some Australasian Chernetidae: Sundochernes, Troglochernes and a new genus (Pseudoscorpiones). Journal of Arachnology 35: 238–277. -- Show included taxa

Turienzo, P., Iorio, O. di & Mahnert, V. (2010). Global checklist of pseudoscorpions (Arachnida) found in birds’ nests. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117: 557–598. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-02-27 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey, 2018
2022-02-27 Species updated Old value