Telegonus politus,

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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Telegonus politus


Telegonus politus  Fig. 7View Figure 7

Telegonus politus  L. Koch, 1867: 234-235

Current senior synonym.

Brachistosternus ehrenbergii  (Gervais, 1841) [synonymized by Kraepelin 1894: 216]


♀ ( ZMH-A000940), Süd-Amerika [South America], Museum Godeffroy (No. 2244).


The Museum Godeffroy was a private museum in Hamburg that existed between 1861-1885. Most arachnid specimens from its collections were integrated into the ZMH collections after the collapse of the Godeffroy estate and the closure of the Museum.