Garypus withi Hoff, 1946


Original combination: Garypus withi


Taxonomic references

Garypus floridensis Banks:

With, 1906: n/a, figs 9a–b (misidentification)
With, 1907: 70–72, figs 26–28 (misidentification)

Garypus withi

Hoff, 1946d: 198 original description
Harvey, Hillyer, Carvajal and Huey, 2020: 45

Garypus bonairensis withi Hoff:

Hummelinck, 1948: 40–45, figs 9h-i, 13a–c, plate 2
Harvey, 1991a: 239
Judson, 1997a: 46

Distribution table

Realm: n

St. Vincent and Grenadines
Type locality: Mustique Island, Grenadines, St Vincent and the Grenadines.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mustique Island 12.866666 -61.183333
Type repository
  • undefined Lectotype male (BMNH); Paralectotype: 3 females, 2 nymphs (BMNH); 1 ?? (ZMUC)
Zoobank LSID


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

Hoff, C.C. (1946d). A study of the type collections of some pseudoscorpions originally described by Nathan Banks. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 36: 195–205. -- Show included taxa

Hummelinck, P.W. (1948). Studies on the fauna of Curaçao, Aruba, Bonaire and the Venezuelan Islands: no. 13. Pseudoscorpions of the genera Garypus, Pseudochthonius, Tyrannochthonius and Pachychitra. Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en Curaçao 5: 29–77. -- 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

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

With, C.J. (1907). On some new species of the Cheliferidae, Hans., and Garypidae, Hans., in the British Museum. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 30: 49–85. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S., Hillyer, M.J., Carvajal, J.I. & Huey, J.A. (2020). Supralittoral pseudoscorpions of the genus Garypus (Pseudoscorpiones: Garypidae) from the Indo-West Pacific region, with a review of the subfamily classification of Garypidae. Invertebrate Systematics 34: 34–87. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2021-12-23 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey, Hillyer, Carvajal and Huey, 2020
2021-12-23 Species updated Old value