North American Scorpions – Checklist, 2002

(Canada, USA, México)

Revised June 10, 2002          (SCW file= NA scorps chlist revised)

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Buthidae  C. L. Koch, 1837

Centruroides Marx, 1890

Centruroides bertholdii (Thorell, 1876)

Centruroides chamulaensis Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides chiapanensis Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides chiapanensis chiapanensis Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides chiapanensis tapachulaensis Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides elegans (Thorell, 1876)

            Centruroides elegans edentulus Werner, 1939

            Centruroides elegans elegans (Thorell, 1876)

            Centruroides elegans insularis Pocock, 1902

            Centruroides elegans meisei Hoffmann, 1938

Centruroides exilicauda (Wood, 1863)

Centruroides flavopictus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides flavopictus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides flavopictus meridionalis Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides fulvipes (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides gracilis (Latreille, 1804)

Centruroides guanensis Franganillo, 1930

Centruroides hentzi (Banks, 1900)

            Centruroides hoffmanni Armas, 1996

Centruroides infamatus (C.L. Koch, 1844)

Centruroides infamatus infamatus (C. L. Koch, 1844)

Centruroides infamatus ornatus Pocock, 1902

Centruroides limpidus (Karsch, 1879)

Centruroides limpidus limpidus (Karsch, 1879)

Centruroides limpidus tecomanus Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides margaritatus (Gervais, 1841)

Centruroides margaritatus margaritatus (Gervais, 1841)

Centruroides nigrescens (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides nigrimanus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides nigrovariatus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides nigrovariatus baergi Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides nigrovariatus nigrovariatus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides noxius Hoffmann, 1932

Centruroides ochraceus (Pocock, 1898)

Centruroides pallidiceps Pocock, 1902

Centruroides rileyi Sissom, 1995

Centruroides schmidti Sissom, 1995

Centruroides sissomi Armas, 1996

Centruroides suffusus Pocock, 1902

Centruroides suffusus chiaravigli Borelli, 1915

Centruroides suffusus suffusus Pocock, 1902

Centruroides thorellii (Kraepelin, 1891)

Centruroides vittatus (Say, 1821)

 

Darchenia Vachon, 1977

Darchenia bernadettae Vachon, 1977  [probably mislabeled Old World specimen]

 

Isometrus Ehrenberg, 1828

Isometrus maculatus (DeGeer, 1778)

 

Tityus C. Koch, 1836

Tityus crassimanus (Thorell, 1876)  [type locality of Mexico is probably in error]

 

Chactidae  Pocock, 1893

            Nullibrotheas Williams, 1974

Nullibrotheas allenii (Wood, 1863)

 

Diplocentridae  Karsch, 1880

Bioculus Stahnke, 1968

            Bioculus caboensis (Stahnke, 1968)

            Bioculus cerralvensis Stahnke, 1968

            Bioculus comondae Stahnke, 1968

            Bioculus cruzensis Stahnke, 1968

                       

Diplocentrus Peters, 1861

            Diplocentrus anophthalmus Francke, 1977

            Diplocentrus colwelli Sissom, 1986

            Diplocentrus coylei Fritts & Sissom, 1996

            Diplocentrus cueva Francke, 1978

            Diplocentrus diablo Stockell & Nilsson, 1987

            Diplocentrus ferrugineus Fritts & Sissom, 1996

Diplocentrus gertschi Sissom & Walker, 1992

Diplocentrus hoffmanni Francke, 1977

Diplocentrus keyserlingii Karsch, 1880

            Diplocentrus luisae Guijosa, 1973

            Diplocentrus magnus Beutelspacher & López-Forment, 1991

            Diplocentrus mexicanus Peters, 1861

                        Diplocentrus mexicanus karschi Sissom & Francke, 1998

Diplocentrus mexicanus mexicanus Peters, 1861

Diplocentrus mitchelli Francke, 1977

            Diplocentrus mitlae Francke, 1977

Diplocentrus ochoterenai Hoffmann, 1931

Diplocentrus peloncillensis Francke, 1975

Diplocentrus perezi Sissom, 1991

Diplocentrus rectimanus Pocock, 1898

Diplocentrus reddelli Francke, 1977

Diplocentrus spitzeri Stahnke, 1970

Diplocentrus steeleae Stockwell, 1988

Diplocentrus tehuacanus Hoffmann, 1931

Diplocentrus tehuano Francke, 1977

Diplocentrus whitei (Gervais, 1844)

            Diplocentrus williamsi Sissom & Wheeler, 1995

            Diplocentrus zacatecanus Hoffmann, 1931

 

Euscorpiidae  Laurie, 1896

Megacormus Karsch, 1881

            Megacormus gertschi Díaz Najera, 1966

Megacormus granosus (Gervais, 1843)

            Megacormus grubbsi Sissom, 1994

            Megacormus segmentatus Pocock, 1900

 

Plesiochactas Pocock, 1900

Plesiochactas dilutus (Karsch, 1881)

           

Troglocormus Francke, 1981

Troglocormus ciego Francke, 1981

Troglocormus willis Francke, 1981

 

Iuridae  Thorell, 1876

Anuroctonus Pocock, 1893

Anuroctonus phaiodactylus (Wood, 1863)

 

Hadrurus Thorell, 1876

Hadrurus arizonensis Ewing, 1928

Hadrurus arizonensis arizonensis Ewing, 1928

Hadrurus arizonensis austrinus Williams, 1970

Hadrurus arizonensis pallidus Williams, 1970

Hadrurus arizonensis (arizonensis x pallidus) intergrade

Hadrurus aztecus Pocock, 1902

Hadrurus concolorous Stahnke, 1969

Hadrurus gertschi Soleglad, 1976

Hadrurus hirsutus (Wood, 1863)

Hadrurus obscurus Williams, 1970

Hadrurus pinteri Stahnke, 1969

Hadrurus spadix Stahnke, 1940

 

Superstitioniidae  Stahnke, 1940

            Alacran Francke, 1982

            Alacran tartarus Francke, 1982

 

Sotanochactas Francke, 1986

Sotanochactas elliotti (Mitchell, 1991)

 

            Superstitionia Stahnke, 1940

Superstitionia donensis Stahnke, 1940

 

            Typhlochactas Mitchell, 1971

          Typhlochactas cavicola Francke, 1986

            Typhlochactas granulosus Sissom & Cokendolpher, 1998

            Typhlochactas mitchelli Sissom, 1988

            Typhlochactas reddelli Mitchell, 1968

            Typhlochactas rhodesi Mitchell, 1968

            Typhlochactas sylvestris Mitchell & Peck, 1977

 

 

Vaejovidae Thorell, 1876

Paravaejovis Williams, 1980

            Paravaejovis pumilis (Williams, 1970)

 

Paruroctonus Werner, 1934

            Paruroctonus ammonastes Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus arenicola Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus arenicola arenicola Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus arenicola nudipes Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus arnaudi Williams, 1972

Paruroctonus auratus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)  [synonym of P. boreus in Catalog]

Paruroctonus baergi (Williams & Hadley, 1967)

Paruroctonus bajae Williams, 1972

Paruroctonus bantai (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)

Paruroctonus bantai bantai (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)

Paruroctonus bantai saratoga Haradon, 1985

Paruroctonus becki (Gertsch & Allred, 1965)

Paruroctonus boquillas Sissom & Henson, 1998

Paruroctonus boreus (Girard, 1854)

Paruroctonus borregoensis Williams, 1972

Paruroctonus borregoensis actites Haradon, 1984 

Paruroctonus borregoensis borregoensis Williams, 1972

            Paruroctonus coahuilanus Haradon, 1985

            Paruroctonus gracilior (Hoffmann, 1931)

Paruroctonus hirsutipes Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus luteolus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)

Paruroctonus maritimus Williams, 1987

Paruroctonus marksi Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus nitidus Haradon, 1984

Paruroctonus pecos Sissom & Francke, 1981

Paruroctonus pseudopumilis (Williams, 1970)

Paruroctonus shulovi (Williams, 1970)

Paruroctonus shulovi nevadae Haradon, 1985

Paruroctonus shulovi shulovi (Williams, 1970)

Paruroctonus silvestrii (Borelli, 1909)

Paruroctonus simulatus Haradon, 1985

Paruroctonus stahnkei (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)

Paruroctonus surensis Williams & Haradon, 1980

Paruroctonus utahensis (Williams, 1968)

Paruroctonus variabilis Hjelle, 1982

Paruroctonus ventosus Williams, 1972

Paruroctonus williamsi Sissom & Francke, 1981

Paruroctonus xanthus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1966)

 

Pseudouroctonus Stahnke, 1974

Pseudouroctonus andreas (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus angelenus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus apacheanus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus bogerti (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus cazieri (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus chicano (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus glimmei (Hjelle, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus iviei (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus lindsayi (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus minimus (Kraepelin, 1911)

Pseudouroctonus minimus castaneus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus minimus minimus  (Kraepelin, 1911)

Pseudouroctonus minimus thompsoni (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus reddelli (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus rufulus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Pseudouroctonus williamsi (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

 

Serradigitus Stahnke, 1974

Serradigitus adcocki (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus agilis Sissom & Stockwell, 1991

Serradigitus allredi Sissom & Stockwell, 1991

Serradigitus armadentis (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus baueri (Gertsch, 1958)

Serradigitus bechteli  (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus calidus (Soleglad, 1974)

Serradigitus deserticola (Williams, 1970)

Serradigitus dwyeri (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus gertschi (Williams, 1968)

Serradigitus gertschi gertschi (Williams, 1968)

Serradigitus gertschi striatus (Hjelle, 1972)

Serradigitus gigantaensis (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus gramenestris (Williams, 1970)

Serradigitus haradoni  (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus harbisoni (Williams, 1970)

Serradigitus hearnei (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus joshuaensis (Soleglad, 1972)

Serradigitus littoralis (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus minutis (Williams, 1970)

Serradigitus pacificus (Williams, 1980)

Serradigitus polisi Sissom & Stockwell, 1991

Serradigitus subtilimanus (Soleglad, 1972)

Serradigitus torridus Williams & Berke, 1986

Serradigitus wupatkiensis (Stahnke, 1940)

Serradigitus yaqui Sissom & Stockwell, 1991

 

Smeringerus Haradon, 1983

            Smeringerus aridus (Soleglad, 1972)

Smeringerus grandis (Williams, 1970)

Smeringerus mesaensis (Stahnke, 1957)

Smeringerus vachoni (Stahnke, 1961)

Smeringerus vachoni immanis (Soleglad, 1972)

Smeringerus vachoni vachoni (Stahnke, 1961)

                        Smeringerus vachoni (vachoni x immanis) intergrade

 

            Syntropis Kraepelin, 1900

            Syntropis macrura Kraepelin, 1900

 

Uroctonites Williams & Savary, 1991

Uroctonites giulianii Williams & Savary, 1991

Uroctonites huachuca (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Uroctonites montereus (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

Uroctonites sequoia (Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972)

 

Uroctonus Thorell, 1876

Uroctonus franckei Williams, 1986

Uroctonus grahami Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972

Uroctonus mordax Thorell, 1876

Uroctonus mordax mordax Thorell, 1876

Uroctonus mordax pluridens Hjelle, 1972

                        Uroctonus mordax (mordax x pluridens) intergrade

 

Vaejovis C.L. Koch, 1836

Vaejovis bilineatus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis bruneus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis bruneus bruneus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis bruneus loretoensis Williams, 1971

Vaejovis bruneus villosus Williams, 1971

Vaejovis carolinianus (Beauvois, 1805)

Vaejovis cazieri Williams, 1968

Vaejovis chamelaensis Williams, 1986

Vaejovis chiapas Sissom, 1989

Vaejovis chisos Sissom, 1990

Vaejovis coahuilae Williams, 1968

Vaejovis confusus Stahnke, 1940

Vaejovis crassimanus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis curvidigitus Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis decipiens Hoffmann, 1931

Vaejovis diazi Williams, 1970

Vaejovis diazi diazi Williams, 1970

Vaejovis diazi transmontanus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis dugesi Pocock, 1902

Vaejovis eusthenura (Wood, 1863)

Vaejovis flavus Banks, 1900

Vaejovis franckei Sissom, 1989

Vaejovis galbus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis globosus Borelli, 1915

Vaejovis gracilis Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972

Vaejovis granulatus Pocock, 1898

            Vaejovis gravicaudus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis hirsuticauda Banks, 1910

Vaejovis hoffmanni Williams, 1970

            Vaejovis hoffmanni fuscus Williams, 1970

            Vaejovis hoffmanni hoffmanni Williams, 1970

Vaejovis insularis Williams, 1970

Vaejovis intermedius Borelli, 1915

Vaejovis intrepidus Thorell, 1876

Vaejovis intrepidus atrox Hoffmann, 1931

Vaejovis intrepidus cristimanus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis intrepidus intrepidus Thorell, 1876

Vaejovis janssi Williams, 1980

Vaejovis jonesi Stahnke, 1940

Vaejovis kochi Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis lapidicola Stahnke, 1940

Vaejovis maculosus Sissom, 1989

Vaejovis magdalensis Williams, 1971

Vaejovis mauryi Capes, 2001

Vaejovis mexicanus C. L. Koch, 1836

Vaejovis mexicanus mexicanus C. L. Koch, 1836

Vaejovis mexicanus smithi Pocock, 1902

Vaejovis minckleyi Williams, 1968

Vaejovis mitchelli Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis monticola Sissom 1989

Vaejovis mumai Sissom, 1993

Vaejovis nigrescens Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis nitidulus C. L. Koch, 1843

Vaejovis occidentalis Hoffmann, 1931

Vaejovis pattersoni Williams, 1980

Vaejovis paysonensis Soleglad, 1973

Vaejovis peninsularis Williams, 1980

Vaejovis pequeno Hendrixson, 2001

Vaejovis platnicki Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis pococki Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis punctatus Karsch, 1879

            Vaejovis punctatus punctatus Karsch, 1879

Vaejovis punctatus spadix Hoffmann, 1931

Vaejovis punctatus variegatus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis punctipalpi (Wood, 1863)

Vaejovis punctipalpi barbatus Williams, 1971

Vaejovis punctipalpi cerralvensis Williams, 1971

Vaejovis punctipalpi punctipalpi (Wood, 1863)

Vaejovis puritanus Gertsch, 1958

Vaejovis pusillus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis rossmani Sissom, 1989

Vaejovis rubrimanus Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis russelli Williams, 1971

Vaejovis setosus Sissom, 1989

Vaejovis solegladi Sissom, 1991

Vaejovis sonorae Williams, 1971

Vaejovis spicatus Haradon, 1974

Vaejovis spinigerus (Wood, 1863)

Vaejovis sprousei Sissom, 1990

Vaejovis subcristatus Pocock, 1898

Vaejovis vaquero Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972

Vaejovis viscainensis Williams, 1970

Vaejovis vittatus Williams, 1970

Vaejovis vorhiesi Stahnke, 1940

Vaejovis waeringi Williams, 1970

Vaejovis waueri Gertsch & Soleglad, 1972

 

Vejovoidus Stahnke, 1974

Vejovoidus longiunguis (Williams, 1969)