Geogarypus ceylonicus Beier, 1973


Original combination: Geogarypus ceylonicus


Taxonomic references

Geogarypus ceylonicus

Beier, 1973d: 46, fig. 10 original description
Beier, 1974e: 1008
Harvey, 1986: 760
Harvey, 1991a: 253
Novák and Harvey, 2019: 127–128, figs 2A–I

Geogarypus (Indogarypus) ceylonicus Beier:

Murthy and Ananthakrishnan, 1977: 110

Distribution table

Realm: Indo-Malaya

Sri Lanka
Type locality: Yakkala, 18 miles NE. of Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Yakkala 7.083333 80.033333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1973d). Pseudoscorpionidea von Ceylon. Entomologica Scandinavica, Supplement 4: 39–55. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1974e). Pseudoscorpione aus Südindien des Naturhistorischen Museums in Genf. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 81: 999–1017. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1986). The Australian Geogarypidae, new status, with a review of the generic classification (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Australian Journal of Zoology 34: 753–778. -- Show included taxa

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

Murthy, V.A. & Ananthakrishnan, T.N. (1977). Indian Chelonethi. Oriental Insects Monograph 4: 1–210. -- Show included taxa

Novák, J. & Harvey, M.S. (2019). The status of the pseudoscorpion genus Indogarypus Beier, 1957 with new descriptions of three species of Geogarypus Chamberlin, 1930 (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones: Geogarypidae). Journal of Arachnology 47: 124–131. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-10-15 New taxonomic reference entry Novák and Harvey, 2019