Taxon details

Pholcoides afghana Roewer, 1960

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2019-03-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Afghanistan
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); f (13225-114) [fragments from the holotype in Göteborg]
  • Holotype: Naturhistoriska Museet, Göteborg (GNME), Sweden; f (Zonstein, Marusik & Koponen, 2013)
Taxonomic references
Pholcoides afghana Roewer, 1960b: 40, f. 12a-d (Df).
Pholcoides afghana Zonstein, Marusik & Koponen, 2013: 65, f. 1-12 (f).
Pholcoides afghana Marusik & Zonstein, 2019: 45, f. 10, 15-17 (f).

Marusik, Y. M. & Zonstein, S. (2019). Redescription of the Central Asian spider Pholcoides seclusa comb. nov. (Araneae: Filistatidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 57: 43-47. doi:10.30963/aramit5708 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1960b). Solifugen und Opilioniden - Araneae Orthognathae, Haplogynae und Entelegynae (Contribution à l'étude de la faune d'Afghanistan 23). Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar (6) B8(7): 1-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zonstein, S. L., Marusik, Y. M. & Koponen, S. (2013). Redescription of three species of Filistatidae (Araneae) described by C.F. Roewer from Afghanistan. Zootaxa 3745: 64-72. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3745.1.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-03-22 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik & Zonstein, 2019 n/a