Scorpio phipsonii,

Monod, Lionel, Duperre, Nadine & Harms, Danilo, 2019, An annotated catalogue of the scorpion types (Arachnida, Scorpiones) held in the Zoological Museum Hamburg. Part I: Parvorder Iurida Soleglad & Fet, 2003, Evolutionary Systematics 3 (2), pp. 109-200: 109

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Scorpio phipsonii


Scorpio phipsonii  Fig. 43View Figure 43

Scorpio phipsonii  Pocock, 1893: 307-310

Current combination.

Heterometrus phipsonii  (Pocock, 1893)

Probably not type.

♂ ( ZMH-A000939), Indien [India], BMNH don, ded. VI.1894.


Pocock (1893) reported several specimens from Madras, as well as one male from Madras and one female from Sheravoy Hills; both collected by Thurston. There is no evidence that the present specimen belongs to this material and we do not consider it part of the type series.