Wyochernes asiaticus (Redikorzev, 1922)


Original combination: Chelifer (Chelanops) asiaticus

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:5690d067-e445-418b-af5c-8b01a76ecc69

Taxonomic references

Chelifer (Chelanops) asiaticus

Redikorzev, 1922a: 262–264, figs 5–6 original description

Allochernes (Allochernes) asiaticus (Redikorzev):

Beier, 1932e: 150–151, fig. 160b

Allochernes asiaticus (Redikorzev):

Roewer, 1937: 298
Schawaller, 1986: 6–7
Schawaller, 1989: 18, figs 43–51
Harvey, 1991a: 535
Schawaller, 1995a: 124, 126
Schawaller, 1995b: 1058
Beron, 2002: 37

Wyochernes asiaticus (Redikorzev):

Muchmore, 1996b: 215–216, figs 1–5
Zhao, Zhang, Jia and Zhu, 2011: 36
Anthony, Buddle and Sinclair, 2016: 1352–1354

Wyochernes arcticus Muchmore, 1990 -- synonymised by Muchmore, 1996b: 215
LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:18dff064-9852-4f2a-a56e-fe2a0607a074
Wyochernes arcticus
Muchmore, 1990c: 389–390, figs 1–3 original description
Behan-Pelletier, 1993: 14
Buddle, 2005: 14, 15 (synonymised by Muchmore, 1996b: 215)
Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic; Palearctic

Canada (Yukon Territory)
China (Xizang Zizhiqu)
Russia (Magadanskaya Oblast')
Type locality: Rchombo-Mtzo Lake, Tibet, Qinghai, China.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Rchombo-Mtzo Lake (estimated from Kozloff (1902, 1908)) 32 96
Type repository
Zoobank LSID



Anthony, S.E., Buddle, C.M. & Sinclair, B.J. (2016). Thermal biology and immersion tolerance of the Beringian pseudoscorpion Wyochernes asiaticus. Polar Biology 39: 1351–1355. -- Show included taxa

Behan-Pelletier, V.M. (1993). Diversity of soil arthropods in Canada: systematic and ecological problems. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada 165: 11–50. -- Show included taxa

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

Buddle, C. (2005). A primer on pseudoscorpions and taxonomic status in Canada. Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) 24: 12–16. -- Show included taxa

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

Muchmore, W.B. (1990c). A pseudoscorpion from arctic Canada (Pseudoscorpionida, Chernetidae). Canadian Journal of Zoology 68: 389–390. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1996b). On the occurrence of Wyochernes in Asia (Pseudoscorpionida: Chernetidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 10: 215–217. -- Show included taxa

Redikorzev, V. (1922a). Pseudoscorpions nouveaux. II. Ezhegodnik Zoologicheskago Muzeya 23: 257–272. -- 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

Schawaller, W. (1986). Pseudoskorpione aus der Sowjetunion, Teil 2 (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde (A) 396: 1–15. -- Show included taxa

Schawaller, W. (1989). Pseudoskorpione aus der Sowjetunion, Teil 3 (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde (A) 440: 1–30. -- Show included taxa

Schawaller, W. (1995a). Review of the pseudoscorpion fauna of the Far East of Russia (Arachnida Pseudoscorpionida). Arthropoda Selecta 3: 123–126. -- Show included taxa

Schawaller, W. (1995b). Review of the pseudoscorpion fauna of China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 102: 1045–1064. -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Y.-W., Zhang, F., Jia, Y. & Zhu, M.-S. (2011). [A checklist of pseudoscorpions from China (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones)]. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 20: 3041. -- Show included taxa


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