Cheiridium minor Chamberlin, 1938


Original combination: Cheiridium (Isocheiridium) minor


Taxonomic references

Cheiridium (Isocheiridium) minor

Chamberlin, 1938a: 270, figs 2a, 2g, 2i, 2m original description

Cheiridium minor Chamberlin:

Roewer, 1940: 346
Morikawa, 1953a: 345–347, figs 1a–c
Morikawa, 1960: 134–135, plate 3 fig. 4, plate 10 figs 18, 27
Morikawa, 1962: 419
Lee, 1981: 129–130, figs 1a–b
Harvey, 1991a: 439
Hong and Kim, 1993: 2
Sato, 1994b: 80
Schawaller, 1995b: 1056
Dashdamirov, 2005: 245, figs 113–118
Zhao, Zhang, Jia and Zhu, 2011: 34
Ohira, Sato, Tsutsumi, Kaneko and Choi, 2018: 400

Distribution table
South Korea
Type locality: China.


Locality Lat Lon
1 China (IMPRECISE) 30 110
Type repository
  • Holotype male (JC-856.01001). Allotype female (CAS, JC-856.01002)
Zoobank LSID


Chamberlin, J.C. (1938a). New and little-known false-scorpions from the Pacific and elsewhere (Arachnida - Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 2: 259–285. -- Show included taxa

Dashdamirov, S. (2005). Pseudoscorpions from the mountains of northern Pakistan (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones). Arthropoda Selecta 13: 225–261. -- Show included taxa

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

Hong, Y. & Kim, T.H. (1993). A check list and key to the order Pseudoscorpiones of Korea with description of one new species from the genus Tyrannochthonius. Korean Journal of Entomology 23: 1–4. -- Show included taxa

Lee, W.K. (1981). [A taxonomic study on the pseudoscorpions in Korea]. Basic Science Review, Chonbuk National University, Korea 4: 129–132. -- Show included taxa

Morikawa, K. (1953a). Notes on Japanese Pseudoscorpiones. II. Family Cheiridiidae, Atemnidae and Chernetidae. Memoirs of Ehime University (2B) 1: 345–354. -- Show included taxa

Morikawa, K. (1960). Systematic studies of Japanese pseudoscorpions. Memoirs of Ehime University (2B) 4: 85–172. -- Show included taxa

Morikawa, K. (1962). Ecological and some biological notes on Japanese pseudoscorpions. Memoirs of Ehime University (2B) 4: 417–435. -- Show included taxa

Ohira, H., Sato, K., Tsutsumi, T., Kaneko, S. & Choi, H.-J. (2018). DNA barcoding suggested the existence of cryptic species and high biodiversity of South Korean pseudoscorpions (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones). Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 11(3): 399-407. -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C.F. (1940). 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): 321–354. -- Show included taxa

Sato, H. (1994b). [Pseudoscorpions]. In: Environment Agency (ed.) [A checklist of the Japanese species of wildlife] Japan Wildlife Research Center, Tokyo: 79–81. -- 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

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-04-08 New taxonomic reference entry Ohira, Sato, Tsutsumi, Kaneko and Choi, 2018