Aphelolpium longidigitatum (Ellingsen, 1910)


Original combination: Olpium longidigitatum

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:51cea834-8d48-4fae-aad1-1d8e4f658717

Taxonomic references

Olpium longidigitatum

Ellingsen, 1910a: 391–392 original description

Apolpium longidigitatum (Ellingsen):

Beier, 1932a: 192, fig. 220
Roewer, 1937: 262
Beier, 1954f: 132
Beier, 1977c: 101
Beier, 1978c: 534–535
Hounsome, 1980: 85
Harvey, 1991a: 265
Muchmore, 1993a: 89
Baert, Maelfait and Desender, 1995: 16

Aphelolpium longidigitatum (Ellingsen):

Muchmore, 1993b: 32
Muchmore, 1997d: 270–273, figs 1–6
Mahnert, 2014: 159–161
Cosgrove, Agnarsson, Harvey and Binford, 2016: 264

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

Cayman Islands
Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)
Puerto Rico
U.S. Virgin Islands
Type locality: St Thomas Island, Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.


Locality Lat Lon
1 St Thomas Island 18.333333 -64.916666
Type repository
  • 2 male, 1 female, 1 nymph (ZMB).
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Baert, L., Maelfait, J.-P. & Desender, K. (1995). Distribution of the arachnid species of the orders Scorpiones, Solifugae, Amblypygi, Schizomida, Opiliones and Pseudoscorpiones in Galápagos. Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Entomologie 65: 5–19. -- Show included taxa

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

Beier, M. (1954f). Eine Pseudoscorpioniden-Ausbeute aus Venezuela. Memorie del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Verona 4: 131–142. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1977c). Pseudoscorpionidea. In: Leleup, N. (ed.) Mission Zoologique Belge aux îles Galapagos et en Ecuador (N. et J. Leleup, 1964-1965) Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika, Bruxelles 3: 93–112. -- Show included taxa

Beier, M. (1978c). Pseudoskorpione von den Galapagos-Inseln. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 81: 533–547. -- Show included taxa

Cosgrove, J.G., Agnarsson, I., Harvey, M.S. & Binford, G.J. (2016). Pseudoscorpion diversity and distribution in the West Indies: sequence data confirm single island endemism for some clades, but not others. Journal of Arachnology 44: 257–271. -- Show included taxa

Ellingsen, E. (1910a). Die Pseudoskorpione des Berliner Museums. Mitteilung aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 4: 357–423. -- Show included taxa

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

Mahnert, V. (2014). Pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) from the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 121: 135–210. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1993a). Annotated list and bibliography of Pseudoscorpionida (Arachnida) reported from the Caribbean region. I. Trinidad, Venezuela and Colombia, and including Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao. Tropical Zoology, Special Issue 1: 83–104. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1993b). List of terrestrial invertebrates of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands (exclusive of Acarina and Insecta), with some records of freshwater species. Caribbean Journal of Science 29: 30–38. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1997d). On the status of four old species of pseudoscorpions from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands (Pseudoscorpionida: Olpiidae, Chernetidae, Withiidae). Caribbean Journal of Science 33: 269–280. -- 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


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