Schizomus floridanus Muma, 1967


Original combination: Schizomus floridanus


Junior synonym of: Stenochrus portoricensis Chamberlin, 1922

Taxonomic references

Schizomus floridanus

Muma, 1967a: 18–20, figs 13–15 original description
Brach, 1976: 97–99, figs 1–3
Levi, 1982b: n/a, plate 94 (synonymised by Rowland and Reddell, 1977: 87)

Distribution table
Type locality: Ross and Castellow Hammock, Dade County, Florida, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Castellow Hammock 25.55 -80.43333
Type repository
Zoobank LSID


Brach, V. (1976). Development of the whipscorpion Schizomus floridanus, with notes on behavior and laboratory culture. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 74: 97–100. -- Show included taxa

Levi, H.W. (1982b). Schizomida. In: Parker, S.P. (ed.) Synopsis and classification of living organisms McGraw-Hill, New York 2: 76. -- Show included taxa

Muma, M.H. (1967a). Scorpions, whip scorpions and wind scorpions of Florida. Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas 4: 1–28. -- Show included taxa

Rowland, J.M. & Reddell, J.R. (1977). A review of the cavernicole Schizomida (Arachnida) of Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize. Bulletin of the Association for Mexican Cave Studies 6: 79–102. -- Show included taxa


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