Lechytia

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Lechytia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Pseudoscorpionida
Suborder: Mysticeti
Superfamily: Chthonioidea
Family: Lechytiidae
J.C. Chamberlin, 1929
Genus: Lechytia
Balzan, 1892
Type species
Roncus chthoniiformis
Balzan, 1887
Species

see text

Diversity
22 species

Lechytiidae is a family of pseudoscorpions within the superfamily Chthonioidea. The single genus Lechytia contains 22 described species from many parts of the world.[1]

Species[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Biology Catalog

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muchmore, William B. (1975): The Genus Lechytia in the United States (Pseudoscorpionida, Chthoniidae). The Southwestern Naturalist 20(1): 13-27. doi:10.2307/3670008