Taxon details

Amaurobioides africana Hewitt, 1917

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Amaurobioides africanus Hewitt, 1917: 704, pl. 48, f. 8, f. 4A-D (Dmf).
Amaurobioides africanus Lehtinen, 1967: 212 (removed from S of A. maritimus).
Amaurobioides africanus Forster, 1970b: 167, f. 501-502 (f).
Amaurobioides africana Ramírez, 2003: 55, f. 13A-D, 15A-D, 18E-I (mf).

Forster, R. R. (1970b). The spiders of New Zealand. Part III. Otago Museum Bulletin 3: 1-184. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hewitt, J. (1917). Descriptions of new South African Arachnida. Annals of the Natal Museum 3: 687-711. 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

Ramírez, M. J. (2003). The spider subfamily Amaurobioidinae (Araneae, Anyphaenidae): a phylogenetic revision at the generic level. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 277: 1-262. doi:10.1206/0003-0090(2003)277<0001:TSSAAA>2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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