Artacarus liberiensis Cook, 1899


Original combination: Artacarus liberiensis


Genus type of Artacarus Cook, 1899

Taxonomic references

Artacarus liberiensis Cook:

Kraepelin, 1897a: 51, 52 (nomen nudum)

Artacarus liberiensis

Cook, 1899: 254–255 original description
Reddell and Cokendolpher, 1995: 63, fig. 40
Harvey, 2003c: 105

Schizomus liberiensis (Cook):

Kraus, 1960: 104–105, figs 1–5
Lawrence, 1969a: 230–232, figs 3a–c
Cokendolpher and Reddell, 1987: 138–139, figs 1–2

Trithyreus liberiensis (Cook):

Rowland, 1973a: 198

Distribution table
Côte d'Ivoire?
Type locality: Mount Coffee, Montserrado, Liberia.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Mount Coffee 6.483333 -10.65
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Cokendolpher, J.C. & Reddell, J.R. (1987). Supplementary descriptive notes on Schizomus liberiensis (Cook) (Schizomida, Schizomidae). Journal of Arachnology 15: 138–139. -- Show included taxa

Cook, O.F. (1899). Hubbardia, a new genus of Pedipalpi. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 4: 249–261. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (2003c). Catalogue of the smaller arachnid orders of the world: Amblypygi, Uropygi, Schizomida, Palpigradi, Ricinulei and Solifugae. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. -- Show included taxa

Kraepelin, K. (1897a). Revision der Uropygi Thor. (Thelyphonidae auct.). Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften herausgegeben vom Naturwissenschaftlichen Verein in Hamburg 15: 1–58. -- Show included taxa

Kraus, O. (1960). Über "Artacarus" liberiensis Cook 1899 (Arach., Pedipalpi - Schizopeltidia). Senckenbergiana Biologica 41: 103–107. -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R.F. (1969a). The Uropygi (Arachnida: Schizomida) of the Ethiopian region. Journal of Natural History 3: 217–260. doi: -- Show included taxa

Reddell, J.R. & Cokendolpher, J.C. (1995). Catalogue, bibliography, and generic revision of the order Schizomida (Arachnida). Texas Memorial Museum, Speleological Monographs 4: 1–170. -- Show included taxa

Rowland, J.M. (1973a). Revision of the Schizomida (Arachnida). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 80: 195–204. -- Show included taxa


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