Taxon details

Pelecopsis physeter (Fage, 1936)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Congo, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania
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Taxonomic references
Lophocarenum physeter Fage, in Fage & Simon, 1936: 324, f. 16a-c (Dmf).
Trichopterna physeter Holm, 1962: 106, f. 29g, 30g, 34a-e, pl. III, f. 10-11 (Tmf from Lophocarenum).
Trichopterna physeter Denis, 1962g: 178, f. 1-2 (Tmf from Lophocarenum).
Pelecopsis physeter Holm, 1979: 269, f. 45-46, 67-69 (Tmf from Trichopterna).

Denis, J. (1962g). Notes sur les érigonides. XX. Erigonides d'Afrique orientale avec quelques remarques sur les erigonides éthiopiens. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 65: 169-203. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fage, L. & Simon, E. (1936). Arachnida. III. Pedipalpi, Scorpiones, Solifuga et Araneae (1re partie). In: Mission scientifique de l'Omo. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris 4, 293-340. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1962). The spider fauna of the East African mountains. Part I: Fam. Erigonidae. Zoologiska Bidrag från Uppsala 35: 19-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1979). A taxonomic study of European and East African species of the genera Pelecopsis and Trichopterna (Araneae, Linyphiidae), with descriptions of a new genus and two new species of Pelecopsis from Kenya. Zoologica Scripta 8(1-4): 255-278. doi:10.1111/j.1463-6409.1979.tb00638.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

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