Sundowithius sumatranus (Thorell, 1889)


Original combination: Chelifer sumatranus


Genus type of Sundowithius Beier, 1932

Taxonomic references

Chelifer sumatranus

Thorell, 1889: 599–601 original description
With, 1906: 163–164
Ellingsen, 1911b: 142

Sundowithius sumatranus (Thorell):

Beier, 1932d: 57
Beier, 1932e: 210, fig. 216
Beier, 1955e: 46
Beier, 1982: 44
Harvey, 1991a: 636

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia; Indo-Malaya

Indonesia (Sumatra)
Papua New Guinea
Type locality: Gunung Singgalang, Sumatera Barat, Sumatra, Indonesia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Singgalang -0.4 100.333333
Type repository
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Beier, M. (1932d). Zur Kenntnis der Cheliferidae (Pseudoscorpionidea). Zoologischer Anzeiger 100: 53–67. -- Show included taxa

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

Beier, M. (1955e). A second collection of Pseudoscorpionidea from Malaya. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum 25: 38–46. -- 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

Ellingsen, E. (1911b). Pseudoscorpions collected by Leonardo Fea in Birma. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (3a) 5: 141–144. -- Show included taxa

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

Thorell, T. (1889). Aracnidi Artrogastri Birmani raccolti da L. Fea nel 1885–1887. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (2) 7: 521–729. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1906). The Danish expedition to Siam 1899–1900. III. Chelonethi. An account of the Indian false-scorpions together with studies on the anatomy and classification of the order. Oversigt over det Konigelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Forhandlinger (7) 3: 1–214. -- Show included taxa


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