Austrochernes novaeguineae (Beier, 1965)


Original combination: Sundochernes novaeguineae


Taxonomic references

Sundochernes novaeguineae

Beier, 1965g: 779–780, fig. 19 original description
Beier, 1982: 44
Tenorio and Muchmore, 1982: 381
Harvey, 1991a: 636
Beron, 2002: 38

Troglochernes novaeguineae (Beier):

Harvey and Volschenk, 2007a: 253–255, figs 34–40, 71

Austrochernes novaeguineae (Beier):

Harvey, 2018: 126

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Papua New Guinea
Type locality: Mount Giluwe, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Giluwe -6.1 143.9
Type repository

Beier, M. (1965g). Die Pseudoscorpioniden Neu-Guineas und der benachbarten Inseln. Pacific Insects 7: 749–796. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1982). Zoological results of the British Speleological Expedition to Papua New Guinea 1975. 9. Pseudoscorpionidea. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 19: 43–45. -- Show included taxa

Beron, P. (2002). On the high altitude pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida) in the Old World. Historia Naturalis Bulgarica 14: 29–44. -- 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

Tenorio, J.M. & Muchmore, W.B. (1982). Catalog of entomological types in the Bishop Museum. Pseudoscorpionida. Pacific Insects 24: 377–385. -- Show included taxa

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