Family: Araneidae Clerck,1757 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0102] Detail
Gen. Afracantha Dahl, 1914 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:01430] Detail
N.B.: described as a subgenus of Gasteracantha Sundevall, 1833; elevated to genus by Emerit, 1974: 29.
In synonymy:
Afracantha batesi (Pocock, 1900, T from Gasteracantha) = Afracantha camerunensis (Thorell, 1899) (Benoit, 1962a: 25).
Afracantha camerunensis (Thorell, 1899) * | f | West, Central, East Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:014466]
Gasteracantha brevispina camerunensis Thorell, 1899: 65 (Df).
Gasteracantha batesi Pocock, 1900g: 858, pl. 56, f. 10 (Df).
Gasteracantha batesi Dahl, 1914: 252, f. 7 (f).
Isoxya camerunensis Benoit, 1962a: 25, f. 18 (removed f from S of Gasteracantha batesi per Roewer, S).
Afracantha camerunensis Emerit, 1974: 29 (Tf from Isoxya).
Gasteracantha camerunensis Levi, 1996b: 143, f. 313-321 (f).
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