Olpium tenue Chamberlin, 1930


Original combination: Olpium tenuis

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:fad6c53d-a725-423f-918b-8479a12c7e1c

Taxonomic references

Olpium tenue

Chamberlin, 1930: 602–603, figs 1j, 1u-v, 3h-i, 3w (as Olpium tenuis [sic]) original description
Beier, 1932a: 185
Beier, 1946: 567–568, fig. 1
Beier, 1962e: 297–298, fig. 1
Roewer, 1937: 261
Heurtault, 1970a: 1164
Cloudsley-Thompson, 1984: 189
El-Hennawy, 1988b: 10
Harvey, 1991a: 294
Judson, 1997a: 42–43
Beron, 2002: 34

Distribution table

Realm: Palearctic

Type locality: Wadi Halfa, Ash Shamaliyah, Sudan.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Wadi Halfa 21.783333 31.366666
Type repository
  • Holotype male (BMNH 1924.X.30.8). Paratypes: 2 males (BMNH 1924.X.30.9–10)
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Beier, M. (1932a). Pseudoscorpionidea I. Subord. Chthoniinea et Neobisiinea. Tierreich 57: i–xx, 1–258. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1946). Some pseudoscorpions from the Upper Nile Territory. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 13: 567–571. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1962e). Ergebnisse der Zoologischen Nubien-Expedition 1962. Teil III. Pseudoscorpionidea. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 65: 297–303. -- Show included taxa

Beron, P. (2002). On the high altitude pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida) in the Old World. Historia Naturalis Bulgarica 14: 29–44. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1930). A synoptic classification of the false scorpions or chela-spinners, with a report on a cosmopolitan collection of the same. Part II. The Diplosphyronida (Arachnida-Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5: 1–48, 585–620. -- Show included taxa

Cloudsley-Thompson, J.L. (1984). Arachnids. In: Cloudsley-Thompson, J.L. (ed.) Key environments. Sahara Desert Pergamon Press, Oxford: 175–204. -- Show included taxa

El-Hennawy, H.K. (1988b). Pseudoscorpions of Egypt, key and list of species (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Serket 1(3): 9–18. -- Show included taxa

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

Heurtault, J. (1970a). Pseudoscorpions du Tibesti (Tchad). I. Olpiidae. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (2) 41: 1164–1174. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (1997a). Catalogue of the pseudoscorpion types (Arachnida: Chelonethi) in the Natural History Museum, London. Occasional Papers on Systematic Entomology 11: 1–54. -- 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


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