Taxon details

Gandanameno fumosa (C. L. Koch, 1837)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-04-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia, South Africa
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  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); j (A0003479) of Eresus bubo L. Koch, 1865
Taxonomic references
Eresus fumosus C. L. Koch, 1837a: 100, f. 314 (Df).
Eresus bubo L. Koch, 1865: 878 (Df) [].
Eresus bubo L. Koch, 1878a: 1028, pl. 90, f. 4 (f).
Eresus bubo Simon, 1892a: 252.
Eresus fumosus Purcell, 1908: 222 (S of Eresus bubo).
Eresus fumosus Tucker, 1920: 448, pl. 29, f. 2c, 3 (Dm, f).
Gandanameno fumosa Lehtinen, 1967: 235 (T from Eresus).
Gandanameno fumosa Eichhoff & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2020: 17, f. 1-6 (f).
Gandanameno fumosa Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022a: 21, 7 f. (mf).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2022a). The Eresidae of South Africa. Version 2. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 46 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6331366 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Eichhoff, A. & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (2020). Notes on the velvet spider Gandanameno fumosa (C. L. Koch, 1837) from southern Africa (Araneae: Eresidae). SANSA News 36(Supplement): 17-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1837a). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Dritter Band, pp. 105-119, pl. 106-118 (f. 246-252); Vierter Band, pp. 1-108, pl. 119-138 (f. 253-318). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1865). Beschreibungen neuer Arachniden und Myriopoden. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 15: 857-892. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1878a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 22-23]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 969-1044, pl. 85-91. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Purcell, W. F. (1908). Araneae (I). In: Schultze, L. (ed.): Zoologische und anthropologische Ergebnisse einer Forschungsreise im westlichen und zentralen Südafrika. Erster Band: Systematik und Tiergeographie. Zweite Lieferung. Denkschriften der Medizinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena 13: 203-246, pl. 11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tucker, R. W. E. (1920). Contributions to the South African Arachnid Fauna. II. On some new South African spiders of the families Barychelidae, Dipluridae, Eresidae, Zodariidae, Heracliidae, Urocteidae, Clubionidae. Annals of the South African Museum 17: 439-488, pl. 28-29. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-03-26 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022a n/a
2020-11-25 New taxonomic reference entry Eichhoff & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2020 n/a
2020-11-25 Species distribution update Eichhoff & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2020 n/a (Old value)