Ischnurus troglodytes,

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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Ischnurus troglodytes


Ischnurus troglodytes  Fig. 27 D–FView Figure 27

Ischnurus troglodytes  Peters, 1861: 513

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Hadogenes troglodytes  (Peters, 1861)


♀ ( ZMH-A0000919), Mozambique, [Tete Province], Tette [Tete] [16°09 ’23” S, 33°35 ’12” E], X.1913, ZMB don.


According to Peters original description, the type series comprises several specimens, both males and females. The specimen present at ZMH was donated by the Berlin Museum. Accordingly, the major part of the syntype series is currently located in the ZMB collection and comprises seven specimens: 2 juveniles ( ZMB/Arach-44), 1 female ( ZMB/Arach-2311), 1 male ( ZMB/Arach-2313), 1 female ( ZMB/Arach-2314), 1 female ( ZMB/Arach-2315), and 1 juvenile ( ZMB/Arach-2316).