Afrosternophorus hirsti (Chamberlin, 1932)


Original combination: Sternophorus hirsti


Taxonomic references

Sternophorus hirsti

Chamberlin, 1932b: 143 original description
Beier, 1932e: 18
Chamberlin, 1934b: 6
Roewer, 1937: 278
Harvey, 1981b: 244

Sternophorus' hirsti Chamberlin:

Harvey, 1982: 192

Sternophorus (Sternophorus) hirsti hirsti Chamberlin:

Harvey, 1985d: 151

Afrosternophorus hirsti (Chamberlin):

Harvey, 1985e: 184–187, figs 1–7, 51, 56, 70–71, 101–108, 129, map 5
Zeh, 1987b: 1087
Harvey, 1991a: 448
Harvey, 1992c: n/a, figs 201–204
Poinar and Ćurčić, 1994: 96
Ćurčić, Dimitrijević, Makarov, Lučić and Ćurčić, 1996: 45
Austin, Gibson and Harvey, 1998: 347

Afrosternophorus aff. hirsti (Chamberlin):

Judson, 1998: 423, figs 3–7

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (New South Wales, Queensland)
Type locality: Barringun, New South Wales, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Barringun -29 145.7
Type repository
  • Holotype male (CAS, JC-480.01001).
Zoobank LSID


Austin, A.D., Gibson, G.A.P. & Harvey, M.S. (1998). Synopsis of Australian Calymmochilus Masi (Hymenoptera: Eupelmidae), description of a new Western Australian species associated with a pseudoscorpion, and review of pseudoscorpion parasites. Journal of Natural History 32: 329–350. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1932e). Pseudoscorpionidea II. Subord. C. Cheliferinea. Tierreich 58: i–xxi, 1–294. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1932b). On some false scorpions of the superfamily Cheiridioidea (Arachnida - Chelonethida). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 8: 137–144. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1934b). Check list of the false scorpions of Oceania. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum 10(22): 1–14. -- Show included taxa

Ćurčić, B.P.M., Dimitrijević, R.N., Makarov, S.E., Lučić, L.R. & Ćurčić, S.B. (1996). Further report on nematode-pseudoscorpion assocations. Acta Arachnologica 45: 43–46. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1981b). A checklist of the Australian Pseudoscorpionida. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 5: 237–252. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1982). A parasitic nematode (Mermithidae) from the pseudoscorpion "Sternophorus" hirsti Chamberlin (Sternophoridae). Journal of Arachnology 10: 192. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1985d). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Walton, D.W. (ed.) Zoological catalogue of Australia Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 3: 126–155. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1985e). The systematics of the family Sternophoridae (Pseudoscorpionida). Journal of Arachnology 13: 141–209. -- Show included taxa

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

Harvey, M.S. (1992c). The phylogeny and classification of the Pseudoscorpionida (Chelicerata: Arachnida). Invertebrate Taxonomy 6: 1373–1435. -- Show included taxa

Judson, M.L.I. (1998). A sternophorid pseudoscorpion (Chelonethi) in Dominican Amber, with remarks on the family. Journal of Arachnology 26: 419–428. -- Show included taxa

Poinar, G.O., Jr & Ćurčić, B.P.M. (1994). Nematode (Nematoda) associates and parasites of pseudoscorpions (Arachnida). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 63: 95–96. -- 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

Zeh, D.W. (1987b). Aggression, density, and sexual dimorphism in chernetid pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Evolution 41: 1072–1087. -- Show included taxa


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