Novohorus incertus (Beier, 1931)


Original combination: Pachyolpium incertum


Taxonomic references

Olpium brevifemoratum Balzan:

Ellingsen, 1910a: 390 (misidentification)

Pachyolpium incertum

Beier, 1931c: 311 original description
Beier, 1932a: 194, fig. 223
Roewer, 1937: 262
Beier, 1954f: 132
Harvey, 1991a: 296
Muchmore, 1993a: 90

Novohorus incertus (Beier):

Muchmore, 1993b: 32
Muchmore, 1997d: 273–275, figs 7–11
Tooren, 2002b: 463–469, figs 5–8
Cosgrove, Agnarsson, Harvey and Binford, 2016: 264

Distribution table

Realm: Neotropic

(Sint Maarten) Netherlands Antilles
British Virgin 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
  • Holotype "semiad." (ZMB)
Zoobank LSID


Beier, M. (1931c). Neue Pseudoscorpione der U. O. Neobisiinea. Mitteilung aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 17: 299–318. -- 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

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

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

Tooren, D. van den (2002b). Pseudoscorpions of the genera Pachyolpium, Novohorus and Amblyolpium (Pseudoscorpiones: Olpiidae) from St. Eustatius (Statia), St. Martin (Sint Maarten) and Anguilla (Lesser Antilles, Leeward group). Zoologische Mededelingen 76: 451–472. -- Show included taxa


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