The scorpion cytogenetic database

Current version: 9.5 (Jan 13, 2021)

Marielle Cristina Schneider, Viviane Fagundes Mattos and Doralice Maria Cella


In this site, there is a compilation of all cytogenetic data published on scorpions, considering only papers published in scientific journals and not abstracts presented on scientific meetings, thesis or other materials of restrict access. This compilation includes the species names, according Prendini & Wheeler (2005), with their respective families.

The site will be revised every 6 months (January and July) to add new chromosomal data available on literature and changes in scorpion taxonomy.

To cite this website in a publication:

Schneider, M.C.; Mattos, V.F.; Cella, D.M. 2021. The scorpion cytogenetic database. Available in

If you have questions, comments and/or would like to contribute with some cytogenetic data, please contact us:

Introduction of Database Families - Cytogenetics of spiders Bibliography Arthropoda cytogenetics group Spider database Pseudoscorpion database Harvestmen database Chromosomal analyses