Chthoniidae

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Chthoniidae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Pseudoscorpiones
Superfamily: Chthonioidea
Family: Chthoniidae
Daday, 1888
Genera

see text

Diversity
c. 30 genera, > 600 species

Chthoniidae is a family of pseudoscorpions within the superfamily Chthonioidea. The family contains more than 600 species in about 30 genera. Three fossil species are known from Baltic and Dominican amber.[1]

Genera[edit]

For a list of all currently described species see List of Chthoniidae species.

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Biology Catalog

References[edit]

Joel Hallan's Biology Catalog: Chthoniidae