Aldabrinus aldabrinus Chamberlin, 1930


Original combination: Aldabrinus aldabrinus


Genus type of Aldabrinus Chamberlin, 1930

Taxonomic references

Aldabrinus aldabrinus

Chamberlin, 1930: 597–598 original description
Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, figs 16o, 37g
Beier, 1932a: 214
Vachon, 1934i: 413
Roewer, 1937: 266
Muchmore, 1974a: 2–4, figs 1–5
Harvey, 1991a: 262
Judson, 1997a: 8
Harvey, 2010a: 333

Distribution table

Realm: Afrotropic

Seychelles (Groupe d'Aldabra)
Type locality: Euphrates Islet (as Esprit Island), Aldabra, Outer Islands, Seychelles.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Esprit Island -9.416666 46.25
Type repository
  • Holotype female (BMNH, JC-507.01001)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1932a). Pseudoscorpionidea I. Subord. Chthoniinea et Neobisiinea. Tierreich 57: i–xx, 1–258. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1930). A synoptic classification of the false scorpions or chela-spinners, with a report on a cosmopolitan collection of the same. Part II. The Diplosphyronida (Arachnida-Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5: 1–48, 585–620. -- Show included taxa

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

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

Harvey, M.S. (2010a). A synopsis of the smaller arachnid orders of the Seychelles islands (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones, Schizomida, Amblypygi and Palpigradi). In: Gerlach, J. and Marusik, Y. (ed.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles Islands Siri Scientific Press, Manchester: 331–340. -- 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

Muchmore, W.B. (1974a). Pseudoscorpions from Florida. 1. The genus Aldabrinus (Pseudoscorpionida: Olpiidae). Florida Entomologist 57: 1–7. -- 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

Vachon, M. (1934i). Sur le développement post-embryonnaire des pseudoscorpionides. Deuxiemes note. Les formes immatures de Chelifer cancroides L. (suite). Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 59: 405–416. -- Show included taxa


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