Palaeocheloctonus pauliani,

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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Palaeocheloctonus pauliani


Palaeocheloctonus pauliani  Fig. 42View Figure 42

Palaeocheloctonus pauliani  Lourenço, 1996: 37-38, fig. 95-104, 159, 161, 162

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Palaeocheloctonus pauliani  Lourenço, 1996


1 ♂ ( ZMH-A00001064), Madagascar Sud-Ouest [SW Madagascar], Province Tuléar, [Atsimo-Andrefana Region], Plateau Mahafaly, près de Behahitso [near Beahitse] [24°10 ’00” S, 44°26 ’00” E], 90m alt., zone à dolines [sinkhole area], haut fourré arbustif à Euphorbes et Didièréacées [vine and shrub thicket with Euphorbia  and Didiereaceae  ], chasse à vue [on sight collecting], sous bois mort et pierres [under logs and stones], 01.1966, P. Griveaud leg. ( ZMH Eing. A75/98).


The holotype and one paratype are deposited in the MNHN in Paris, and two additional paratypes are in the MHNG collections.