Family: Trachelidae Simon, 1897 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0117] Back

Gen. Cornifrons Jin, Li & Zhang, 2024 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:06136 ]
N.B.: the genus name is "a combination of the Latin words corniger ... and frons" (Jin, Li & Zhang, 2024: 393) and is to be corrected from "Cornifronus" to Cornifrons, furthermore the original gender masculine is corrected to feminine according to ICZN article 30.1 (frons is feminine); Cornifrons is preoccupied in Lepidoptera by Lederer, 1858.
Status: accepted
Last updated
2024-02-22
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Jin, Li & Zhang, 2024: 393 (type Cornifrons simplex Jin, Li & Zhang, 2024; gender feminine)
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1accepted
Reference

Jin, C., Li, L. T. & Zhang, F. (2024). Cornifronus gen. nov., a new dark sac spider genus from China (Araneae: Trachelidae). Zootaxa 5415(3): 392-400. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5415.3.2 download pdf

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2024-02-22 New genus inserted Jin, Li & Zhang, 2024 n/a