Hirstienus nanus Hirst, 1913



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1908

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Mahé, Seychelles


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Hirst, A. S. (1913). The Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905 under the leadership of Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner. No. II. - Second report on the Arachnida - The scorpions, pedipalpi, and supplementary notes on the opiliones and pseudoscorpions. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 16: 31-37.


Other references:

Gerlach, J. (2014). Hirstienus nanus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ( Downloaded on 07 July 2014.

Gerlach, J. 2014. Hirstienus nanus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T21460734A21514465. Accessed on 20 June 2022.

Gerlach, J. and Marusik, Yu. (2010). Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester.


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