Garyops depressus Banks, 1909


Original combination: Garyops depressus


Genus type of Garyops Banks, 1909

Taxonomic references

Garyops depressus

Banks, 1909b: 305–306 (in part) (as Garyops depressa) original description
Beier, 1932e: 18 (as Garyops depressa)
Roewer, 1937: 278 (as Garyops depressa)
Hoff, 1958: 19 (as Garyops depressa)
Hoff, 1963b: 4–7, figs 1–4 (as Garyops depressa)
Beier, 1976d: 46 (as Garyops depressa)
Brach, 1979: 34 (as Garyops depressa)
Harvey, 1985e: 153–156, figs 9–16, 28, 34, 39, map 1
Zeh, 1987b: 1087
Muchmore, 1990a: n/a, figs 18.56–18.57 (as Garyops depressa)
Harvey, 1992c: n/a, figs 195–198
Judson, 1998: 423, figs 8–10
Murienne, Harvey and Giribet, 2008: 174
Perez-Gelabert, 2008: 67
Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017: 219
Barba D., 2013: 355–358, figs 1–5

Not Garyops depressa Banks:

Hounsome, 1980: 85 (misidentification; see Idiogaryops pumilus (Hoff))

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic; Neotropic

Dominican Republic
US (Florida)
Type locality: Punta Gorda, Charlotte County, Florida, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Punta Gorda 26.933333 -82.05
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Banks, N. (1909b). Arachnida from Costa Rica. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 61: 194–234. -- Show included taxa

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

Beier, M. (1976d). Pseudoscorpione von der Dominicanischen Republik (Insel Haiti). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83: 45–58. -- Show included taxa

Brach, V. (1979). Species diversity and distributional relationships of pseudoscorpions from slash pine (Pinus elliottii Eng.) in Florida (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpionida). Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 78: 32–39. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1985e). The systematics of the family Sternophoridae (Pseudoscorpionida). Journal of Arachnology 13: 141–209. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1992c). The phylogeny and classification of the Pseudoscorpionida (Chelicerata: Arachnida). Invertebrate Taxonomy 6: 1373–1435. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1958). List of the pseudoscorpions of North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1875: 1–50. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1963b). Sternophorid pseudoscorpions, chiefly from Florida. American Museum Novitates 2150: 1–14. -- Show included taxa

Hounsome, M.V. (1980). The terrestrial fauna (excluding birds and insects) of Little Cayman. In: Stoddart, D.R. and Giglioli, M.E.C. (ed.) Geography and ecology of Little Cayman Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 241: 81–90. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (1998). A sternophorid pseudoscorpion (Chelonethi) in Dominican Amber, with remarks on the family. Journal of Arachnology 26: 419–428. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1990a). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Dindal, D.L. (ed.) Soil biology guide John Wiley and Sons, New York: 503–527. -- Show included taxa

Murienne, J., Harvey, M.S. & Giribet, G. (2008). First molecular phylogeny of the major clades of Pseudoscorpiones (Arthropoda: Chelicerata). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49: 170–184. -- Show included taxa

Perez-Gelabert, D.E. (2008). Arthropods of Hispaniola (Dominican Republic and Haiti): a checklist and bibliography. Zootaxa 1831: 1–530. -- 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

Zeh, D.W. (1987b). Aggression, density, and sexual dimorphism in chernetid pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Evolution 41: 1072–1087. -- Show included taxa

Armas, L.F. de, Alegre B., A., Barba D., R.A., Rodríguez-Cabrera, T.M., Alayón G., G. & Peréz G., A. (2017). Arácnidos. In: C. A. Mancina and D. D. Cruz F. Diversidad biológica de Cuba: métodos de inventario, monitoreo y colecciones biológicas Editorial AMA: La Habana: 196–223. -- Show included taxa

Barba D., R.A. (2013). First record of the family Sternophoridae (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) from Cuba. Caribbean Journal of Science 47: 367–372. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-07-03 New taxonomic reference entry Barba D., 2013
2022-03-05 Species updated Old value
2022-03-05 New taxonomic reference entry Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017