Cacodemonius satanas (With, 1908)


Original combination: Chelifer satanas


Taxonomic references

Chelifer satanas

With, 1908a: 245–247, text-fig. 66, figs 8a–c original description

Cacodemonius satanas (With):

Chamberlin, 1931c: 292
Beier, 1932e: 194
Roewer, 1937: 306
Harvey, 1991a: 641
Muchmore, 1993a: 99
Harvey, 2004: 442
Torres and Bedoya Roqueme, 2018: 41, 46, figs 2E, 2F

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Type locality: Las Trinchéras (Los Trinchéras), Carabobo, Venezuela.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Las Trinchéras 10.3 -68.083333
Type repository
  • undefined Holotype male (ZMUC)
Zoobank LSID


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

Chamberlin, J.C. (1931c). A synoptic revision of the generic classification of the chelonethid family Cheliferidae Simon (Arachnida). Canadian Entomologist 63: 289–294. -- Show included taxa

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

Harvey, M.S. (2004). Remarks on the New World pseudoscorpion genera Parawithius and Victorwithius, with a new genus bearing a remarkable sternal modification (Pseudoscorpiones, Withiidae). Journal of Arachnology 32: 436–456. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1993a). Annotated list and bibliography of Pseudoscorpionida (Arachnida) reported from the Caribbean region. I. Trinidad, Venezuela and Colombia, and including Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao. Tropical Zoology, Special Issue 1: 83–104. -- 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

With, C.J. (1908a). An account of the South-American Cheliferinae in the collections of the British and Copenhagen Museums. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 18: 217–340. -- Show included taxa

Torres, R. & Bedoya Roqueme, E. (2018). Nuevos registros de pseudoescorpiones (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) de Colombia. Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 77: 39–47. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-05-13 Species updated Old value
2022-05-13 New taxonomic reference entry Torres and Bedoya Roqueme, 2018