Idiogaryops pumilus (Hoff, 1963)


Original combination: Garyops pumilus


Taxonomic references

Garyops depressa

Banks, 1909b: 305–306 (misidentification; in part)
Hounsome, 1980: 85 (misidentification)

Garyops pumilus

Hoff, 1963b: 7–10, figs 5–6 (in part) (as Garyops pumila) original description
Muchmore, 1990a: 517

Idiogaryops pumilus (Hoff):

Harvey, 1985e: 165–166, figs 32, 38, 40, 46–50, map 2
Zeh, 1987b: 1087
Harvey, 1991a: 450
Judson, 1998: 419–423, figs 1–2
Penney, 2008: 152, 155
Perez-Gelabert, 2008: 67
Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017: 219

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic; Neotropic

Cayman Islands
Dominican Republic (Miocene Amber)
US (Florida)
Type locality: Parker Islands, near Lake Placid, Highlands County, Florida, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Parker Island 27.25 -81.3
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Banks, N. (1909b). Arachnida from Costa Rica. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 61: 194–234. -- 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

Hoff, C.C. (1963b). Sternophorid pseudoscorpions, chiefly from Florida. American Museum Novitates 2150: 1–14. -- Show included taxa

Hounsome, M.V. (1980). The terrestrial fauna (excluding birds and insects) of Little Cayman. In: Stoddart, D.R. and Giglioli, M.E.C. (ed.) Geography and ecology of Little Cayman Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 241: 81–90. -- 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

Muchmore, W.B. (1990a). Pseudoscorpionida. In: Dindal, D.L. (ed.) Soil biology guide John Wiley and Sons, New York: 503–527. -- Show included taxa

Penney, D. (2008). Dominican Amber spiders. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester. -- Show included taxa

Perez-Gelabert, D.E. (2008). Arthropods of Hispaniola (Dominican Republic and Haiti): a checklist and bibliography. Zootaxa 1831: 1–530. -- Show included taxa

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

Armas, L.F. de, Alegre B., A., Barba D., R.A., Rodríguez-Cabrera, T.M., Alayón G., G. & Peréz G., A. (2017). Arácnidos. In: C. A. Mancina and D. D. Cruz F. Diversidad biológica de Cuba: métodos de inventario, monitoreo y colecciones biológicas Editorial AMA: La Habana: 196–223. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-03-05 Species updated Old value
2022-03-05 New taxonomic reference entry Armas, Alegre B., Barba D., Rodríguez-Cabrera, Alayón G. and Peréz G., 2017