Gao Zhizhong1, Zhang Feng2. 2020. First report the genus Dendrochernes Beier, 1932 (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae) from China, with description of a new species // Arthropoda Selecta. Vol.29. No.2: 229–234 [in English].

1 Department of Biology, Wutai Mountain Institute of Resource and Environment, Xinzhou Teachers University, Xinzhou, Shanxi 034000, China. E-mail:

2 The Key Laboratory of Zoological Systematics and Application, College of Life Sciences, Hebei University, Baoding, Hebei 071002, China. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/arthsel.29.2.07

ABSTRACT. The chernetid genus Dendrochernes Beier, 1932, belonging to the subfamily Chernetinae, is reported from China for the first time. Dendrochernes mahnerti sp.n. from Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China, is described and illustrated.

KEY WORDS: Arachnida, taxonomy, fauna, pseudoscorpion, morphology.

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