Olpium digitum Murthy and Ananthakrishnan, 1977


Original combination: Olpium digitum

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:58d94c36-a303-4280-8775-ba4484f36acd

Taxonomic references

Olpium digitum

Murthy and Ananthakrishnan, 1977: 47–49, figs 13a–b original description
Harvey, 1991a: 291
Mathew and Joseph, 2022: 280–284, figs 1A–D, 2A–G

Olpium tibium Sivaraman, 1980 -- synonymised by Mathew and Joseph, 2022: 280
LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:6356f560-b00d-4011-84b1-cc7e49b9b3ea
Olpium tibium
Sivaraman, 1980b: 335–336, figs 5a–b original description
Harvey, 1991a: 294
Distribution table

Realm: Indo-Malaya

Type locality: Chennai (as Madras), Tamil Nadu, India.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Chennai 13.083333 80.283333
Type repository

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

Murthy, V.A. & Ananthakrishnan, T.N. (1977). Indian Chelonethi. Oriental Insects Monograph 4: 1–210. -- Show included taxa

Sivaraman, S. (1980b). Pseudoscorpions from South India: a new genus and some new species of the super-family Garypoidea Chamberlin (Pseudoscorpionida: Diplosphyronida). Oriental Insects 14: 325–343. -- Show included taxa

Mathew, A.V. & Joseph, M.M. (2022). New synonymy and redescription of two species from the pseudoscorpion genus Olpium L. Koch, 1873 (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones: Olpiidae) in India. Entomon 47: 277–284. -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2022-11-20 New taxonomic reference entry Mathew and Joseph, 2022
2022-11-20 Species synonymy Mathew and Joseph, 2022