Pseudochiridium clavigerum (Thorell, 1889)


Original combination: Chelifer claviger


Taxonomic references

Chelifer claviger

Thorell, 1889: 591–594, plate 5 figs 5a–b original description

Trachychernes claviger (Thorell):

Pocock, 1900: 156

Pseudochiridium clavigerum (Thorell):

With, 1906: 204–206, plate 4 fig. 13a
Chamberlin, 1931a: 236, fig. 29m (as Pseudocheiridium [sic] clavigerum)
Beier, 1932e: 5
Roewer, 1937: 276
Beier, 1955e: 41–43, figs 3–4
Beier, 1965g: 765
Beier, 1967c: 318
Beier, 1967g: 352
Beier, 1981: 285
Chapman, 1984a: 6 (as Pseudocheiridium [sic] clavigerum)
Harvey, 1985d: 149
Schawaller, 1987c: 211, figs 25–27
Harvey, 1991a: 445
Harvey, 1992c: n/a, figs 156–161

Pseudochiridium sundaicum Beier, 1953 -- synonymised by Beier, 1965g: 765
Pseudochiridium sundaicum
Beier, 1953g: 83–84, figs 2–3 (synonymised by Beier, 1965g: 765) original description
Distribution table

Realm: Australasia; Indo-Malaya

Australia (Christmas Island)
India (Andaman Islands)
Indonesia (Sumba, West Papua)
Type locality: Bhamo, Kachin, Myanmar.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Bhamo 24.266666 97.233333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


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

Beier, M. (1953g). Pseudoscorpionidea von Sumba und Flores. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 64: 81–88. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1955e). A second collection of Pseudoscorpionidea from Malaya. Bulletin of the Raffles Museum 25: 38–46. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1965g). Die Pseudoscorpioniden Neu-Guineas und der benachbarten Inseln. Pacific Insects 7: 749–796. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1967c). Die Pseudoscorpione der Noona Dan Expedition nach den Philippinen und Bismarck Inseln. Entomologiske Meddelelser 35: 315–324. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1967g). Pseudoscorpione vom kontinentalen Südost-Asien. Pacific Insects 9: 341–369. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1981). Eine Pseudoscorpioniden-Ausbeute von den Andaman-Inseln. Bollettino del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Verona 7: 293–295. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1931a). The arachnid order Chelonethida. Stanford University Publications, Biological Sciences 7(1): 1–284. -- Show included taxa

Chapman, P. (1984a). The invertebrate fauna of the caves of Gunung Mulu National Park. Sarawak Museum Journal 30(51): 1–18. -- 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. (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

Pocock, R.I. (1900). Chilopoda, Diplopoda, and Arachnida. In: Andrews, C.W. (ed.) A monograph of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) British Museum (Natural History), London: 153–162. -- 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

Schawaller, W. (1987c). Neue Pseudoskorpion-Funde aus dem Nepal-Himalaya, II (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones). Senckenbergiana Biologica 68: 199–221. -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1889). Aracnidi Artrogastri Birmani raccolti da L. Fea nel 1885–1887. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (2) 7: 521–729. -- Show included taxa

With, C.J. (1906). The Danish expedition to Siam 1899–1900. III. Chelonethi. An account of the Indian false-scorpions together with studies on the anatomy and classification of the order. Oversigt over det Konigelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Forhandlinger (7) 3: 1–214. -- Show included taxa


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