Victorwithius gracilimanus (Mahnert, 1979)


Original combination: Parawithius (Victorwithius) gracilimanus


Taxonomic references

Parawithius (Victorwithius) gracilimanus

Mahnert, 1979d: 802–804, figs 176–181 original description
Adis, 1981: 119, etc
Adis and Mahnert, 1986: 312
Mahnert and Adis, 1986: 214
Adis, Junk and Penny, 1987: 489
Mahnert, Adis and Bührnheim, 1986: n/a, fig. 16
Harvey, 1991a: 651
Aguiar and Bührnheim, 1992c: 199–200, figs 2–5
Aguiar and Bührnheim, 1998a: 387
Aguiar and Bührnheim, 1998b: 456
Mahnert and Adis, 2002: n/a, fig. 14
Saturnino, Tourinho, de Azevedo and Magalhães, 2009: 37

Parawithius gracilimanus Mahnert:

Aguiar and Bührnheim, 1994: 74
Poinar, Ćurčić and Cokendolpher, 1998: 86, 87
Mahnert and Adis, 2002: 380

Victorwithius gracilimanus (Mahnert):

Harvey, 2004: 440

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Brazil (Acre, Amazonas, Roraima)
Type locality: Río Tarumã-Mirím, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Río Tarumã-Mirím -3.033333 -60.15
Type repository
  • Holotype male (MHNG?); Paratypes: 2 males, 2 females, 2 DN, 1 PN

Adis, J. (1981). Comparative ecological studies of the terrestrial arthropod fauna in central Amazonian inundation-forests. Amazoniana 7: 87–173. -- Show included taxa

Adis, J. & Mahnert, V. (1986). On the natural history and ecology of Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida) from an Amazonian blackwater inundation forest. Amazoniana 9: 297–314. -- Show included taxa

Adis, J., Junk, W.J. & Penny, N.D. (1987). Material zoológico depositado nas coleçoes sistemáticas de entomologia do INPA, resultante do "Projeto INPA/Max-Planck". Acta Amazonica 15: 481–504. doi: -- Show included taxa

Aguiar, N.O. & Bührnheim, P.F. (1992c). Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida) em associação forética com Passalidae (Insecta, Coleoptera) no Amazonas, Brasil. Amazoniana 12: 187–205. -- Show included taxa

Aguiar, N.O. & Bührnheim, P.F. (1994). Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida) da Bacia do Rio Urucu, Coari, Amazonas. In: Resumos do XX Congresso Brasileiro de Zoologia, 24 a 29 de Julho de 1994 Sociedade Brasileira de Zoologia, Rio de Janeiro: 74. -- Show included taxa

Aguiar, N.O. & Bührnheim, P.F. (1998a). Pseudoscorpions (Arachnida) of the Ilha de Maracá. In: Milliken, W. and Ratter, J.A. (ed.) Maracá. The biodiversity and environment of an Amazonian rainforest John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, etc.: 381–389. -- Show included taxa

Aguiar, N.O. & Bührnheim, P.F. (1998b). Phoretic pseudoscorpions associated with flying insects in Brazilian Amazônia. Journal of Arachnology 26: 452–459. -- 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

Mahnert, V. (1979d). Pseudoskorpione (Arachnida) aus dem Amazonas-Gebiet (Brasilien). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 86: 719–810. -- Show included taxa

Mahnert, V. & Adis, J. (1986). On the occurrence and habitat of Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida) from Amazonian forest of Brazil. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 20: 211–215. -- Show included taxa

Mahnert, V. & Adis, J. (2002). Pseudoscorpiones. In: Adis, J. (ed.) Amazonian Arachnida and Myriapoda Pensoft Publishers, Sofia: 367–380. -- Show included taxa

Mahnert, V., Adis, J. & Bührnheim, P.F. (1986). Key to the families of Amazonian Pseudoscorpiones (Arachnida). Amazoniana 10: 21–40. -- Show included taxa

Poinar, G.O., Jr, Ćurčić, B.P.M. & Cokendolpher, J.C. (1998). Arthropod phoresy involving pseudoscorpions in the past and present. Acta Arachnologica 47: 79–96. -- Show included taxa

Saturnino, R., Tourinho, A.L., de Azevedo, C.S. & Magalhães, C. (2009). Catalogue of type specimens of invertebrates in the collection of the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil. IV. Arachnida: Acari, Palpigradi, Pseudoscorpiones, Ricinulei and Schizomida. Zootaxa 1973: 28–40. doi: -- Show included taxa


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