Verrucaditha megaloptera Chamberlin, 1929


Original combination: Verrucaditha megaloptera


Junior synonym of: Verrucaditha spinosa Banks, 1893

Taxonomic references

Verrucaditha megaloptera

Chamberlin, 1929a: 59–60 (synonymised by Chamberlin and R.V. Chamberlin, 1945: 24) original description
Chamberlin, 1931a: n/a, figs 11e, 11m, 22d–f, 23g, 25b–c, 25h, 47y
Beier, 1932a: 32
Nester, 1932: 98
Roewer, 1937: 235

Distribution table
Type locality: Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Bloomington 39.166666 -86.533333
Type repository
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Beier, M. (1932a). Pseudoscorpionidea I. Subord. Chthoniinea et Neobisiinea. Tierreich 57: i–xx, 1–258. -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, J.C. (1929a). A synoptic classification of the false scorpions or chela-spinners, with a report on a cosmopolitan collection of the same. Part 1. The Heterosphyronida (Chthoniidae) (Arachnida-Chelonethida). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 4: 50–80. -- Show included taxa

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

Chamberlin, J.C. & Chamberlin, R.V. (1945). The genera and species of the Tridenchthoniidae (Dithidae). A family of the arachnid order Chelonethida. Bulletin of the University of Utah, Biological Series 9(2): 1–67. -- Show included taxa

Nester, H.G. (1932). Some cytoplasmic structures in the male reproductive cells of a pseudoscorpion (Chelanops corticis). Journal of Morphology 53: 97–131. -- 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

Date Type Reference Old value
2023-11-05 Taxonomic reference update Chamberlin, 1929
2023-11-05 Taxonomic reference update Roewer, 1937