Synsphyronus elegans Beier, 1954


Original combination: Synsphyronus (Maorigarypus) elegans


Taxonomic references

Synsphyronus (Maorigarypus) elegans

Beier, 1954b: 13–15, figs 4–5 original description
Harvey, 1981b: 242
Harvey, 1985d: 144

Synsphyronus elegans Beier:

Harvey, 1987a: 40–42, figs 132–137
Harvey, 1991a: 245
Withers and Edward, 1998: 161
Main, 2001: 145
Engel, 2012: 265–268, figs 1–2

Distribution table

Realm: Australasia

Australia (Western Australia)
Type locality: Yorkrakine Hill, Western Australia, Australia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Yorkrakine Hill -31.416666 117.533333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1954b). Report from Prof. T. Gislén's expedition to Australia in 1951–1952. 7. Pseudoscorpionidea. Acta Universitatis Lundensis, nova series (2) 50: 1–26. -- Show included taxa

Engel, R. (2012). Novel discovery of lamellar papillae on the grooming organ in Synsphyronus (Garypidae: Pseudoscorpiones). Arthropod Structure and Development 41: 265–269. -- 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. (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. (1987a). A revision of the genus Synsphyronus Chamberlin (Garypidae: Pseudoscorpionida: Arachnida). Australian Journal of Zoology, Supplementary Series 126: 1–99. -- Show included taxa

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

Main, B.Y. (2001). Habitat template for invertebrates on granite outcrops. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 83: 139–147. -- Show included taxa

Withers, P.C. & Edward, D.H. (1998). Terrestrial fauna of granite outcrops in Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 80: 159–166. -- Show included taxa


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