Taxon details

Drassodella melana Tucker, 1923

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-04-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town (SAMC), South Africa; f (ENW-X008521) (Mbo & Haddad, 2019)
Taxonomic references
Drassodella melana Tucker, 1923: 310, pl. 10, f. 38 (Df).
Drassodella melana Mbo & Haddad, 2019: 25, f. 64, 80, 99-100, 126-130 (Dmf).

Mbo, Z. & Haddad, C. R. (2019). A revision of the endemic South African long-jawed ground spider genus Drassodella Hewitt, 1916 (Araneae: Gallieniellidae). Zootaxa 4582(1): 1-62. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4582.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tucker, R. W. E. (1923). The Drassidae of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 19(2): 251-437, pl. 8-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-04-10 New taxonomic reference entry Mbo & Haddad, 2019 n/a
2019-04-10 First description of male Mbo & Haddad, 2019 n/a (Old value)