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Metawithius  J. C. Chamberlin, 1931
Taxonomic Serial No.: 199838

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Hyperwithius Beier, 1951
    Metawithius (Metawithius) Chamberlin, 1931
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumChelicerata  – cheliceriformes, quelicerado, queliceriforme  
                      SubclassArachnida  – araignées, aracnídeo, arachnids, arácnidos  
                         OrderPseudoscorpiones de Geer, 1778 – pseudoscorpions  
                            SuborderIocheirata Harvey, 1992  
                               SuperfamilyCheliferoidea Risso, 1827  
                                  FamilyWithiidae Chamberlin, 1931  
                                     SubfamilyWithiinae Chamberlin, 1931  
                                        TribeWithiini Chamberlin, 1931  
                                           GenusMetawithius J. C. Chamberlin, 1931  
    Direct Children:  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius annamensis (Redikorzev, 1938)  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius dawydoffi (Beier, 1951)  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius keralensis Johnson, Mathew, Sebastian and Joseph in Johnson, Romero-Ortiz, Mathew, Sebastian et al., 2019  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius murrayi (Pocock, 1900)  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius nepalensis (Beier, 1974)  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius parvus (Beier, 1930)  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius philippinus Beier, 1937  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius spiniventer Redikorzev, 1938  
                                              SpeciesMetawithius tonkinensis (Beier, 1951)  

  Expert: Dr. Mark S. Harvey   
  Notes: Senior Curator & Head, Dept. of Terrestrial Zoology, Western Australian Museum, Locked Bag 49, Welshpool DC, WA 6986, AUSTRALIA   
  Reference for: Metawithius    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Metawithius   
  Source: Pseudoscorpions of the World, database (version 3.0 (2013))  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Harvey, M.S. (2013). Pseudoscorpions of the World, version 3.0. Western Australian Museum, Perth.   
  Reference for: Metawithius   
  Source: Smaller Arachnid Orders Catalogue (SAOCat), database (version Oct. 2007)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: Maintained by Dr. Mark Harvey   
  Reference for: Metawithius   
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