Calocheiridius termitophilus Beier, 1964


Original combination: Calocheiridius termitophilus


Taxonomic references

Calocheiridius termitophilus

Beier, 1964i: 198–200, fig. 1 original description
Newlands, 1978: 700 (as Calocheiriridius [sic] termitophilus)
Harvey, 1991a: 272
Murienne, Harvey and Giribet, 2008: 174
Arabi, Judson, Deharveng, Lourenco, Cruaud and Hassanin, 2012: n/a, fig. 2A
Giribet, McIntyre, Christian, Espinasa, Ferreira, Francke, Harvey, Isaia, Kovác, McCutchen, Souza and Zagmajster, 2014: 354, fig. 2
Harvey, Hillyer, Carvajal and Huey, 2020: 36, figs 1, 2

Calocheiridius cf. termitophilus Beier:

Mallatt and Giribet, 2006: 774 (as Chalocheiridius [sic] cf. termitophilus on p. 774)

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

Congo - Kinshasa (Zaire)
Type locality: Kimuenza Forest, near Kinshasa (as Leopoldville), Bandundu, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire).


Locality Lat Lon
1 Kimuenza -4.5 15.216666
Type repository

Arabi, J., Judson, M.L., Deharveng, L., Lourenco, W.R., Cruaud, C. & Hassanin, A. (2012). Nucleotide composition of CO1 sequences in Chelicerata (Arthropoda): detecting new mitogenomic rearrangements. Journal of Molecular Evolution 74: 81–95. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1964i). Ein neuer Pseudoscorpion aus Termiten-Bauten. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 69: 198–200. -- Show included taxa

Giribet, G., McIntyre, E., Christian, E., Espinasa, L., Ferreira, R.L., Francke, O.F., Harvey, M.S., Isaia, M., Kovác, L., McCutchen, L., Souza, M.F.V.R. & Zagmajster, M. (2014). The first phylogenetic analysis of Palpigradi (Arachnida) — the most enigmatic arthropod order. Invertebrate Systematics 28: 350–360. doi: -- Show included taxa

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

Mallatt, J. & Giribet, G. (2006). Further use of nearly complete 28S and 18S rRNA genes to classify Ecdysozoa: 37 more arthropods and a kinorhynch. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40: 772–794. -- Show included taxa

Murienne, J., Harvey, M.S. & Giribet, G. (2008). First molecular phylogeny of the major clades of Pseudoscorpiones (Arthropoda: Chelicerata). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49: 170–184. -- Show included taxa

Newlands, G. (1978). Arachnida (except Acari). In: Werger, M.J.A. (ed.) Biogeography and ecology of southern Africa Junk, The Hague 31: 685–702. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S., Hillyer, M.J., Carvajal, J.I. & Huey, J.A. (2020). Supralittoral pseudoscorpions of the genus Garypus (Pseudoscorpiones: Garypidae) from the Indo-West Pacific region, with a review of the subfamily classification of Garypidae. Invertebrate Systematics 34: 34–87. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2021-12-25 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey, Hillyer, Carvajal and Huey, 2020