Taxon details

Pterartoria caldaria Purcell, 1903

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-11-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Pterartoria caldaria Purcell, 1903b: 114, pl. 8, f. 5 (Df).
Pterartoriola caldaria Roewer, 1955c: 289.
Pterartoriola caldaria Roewer, 1959b: 376, f. 210 (f).
Pterartoria caldaria Russell-Smith & Roberts, 2017: 262, f. 5-8 (Dm, f, T from Pterartoriola).

Purcell, W. F. (1903b). New South African spiders of the families Migidae, Ctenizidae, Barychelidae Dipluridae, and Lycosidae. Annals of the South African Museum 3: 69-142, pl. 8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955c). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940, bzw. 1954. 2. Band, Abt. a (Lycosaeformia, Dionycha [excl. Salticiformia]). 2. Band, Abt. b (Salticiformia, Cribellata) (Synonyma-Verzeichnis, Gesamtindex). Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1751 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1959b). Araneae Lycosaeformia II (Lycosidae). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 55: 1-518. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Russell-Smith, A. & Roberts, M. J. (2017). A revision of the African wolf spider genus Pterartoria Purcell, 1903 (Araneae: Lycosidae). Arachnology 17(6): 257-276. doi:10.13156/arac.2017.17.6.257 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-11-22 First description of male Russell-Smith & Roberts, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-11-22 New taxonomic reference entry Russell-Smith & Roberts, 2017 n/a
2017-11-22 Species transferred to new genus Russell-Smith & Roberts, 2017 Species transferred from Pterartoriola to Pterartoria