Taxon details

Trabea purcelli Roewer, 1951

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: DR Congo, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Trabaea lineata Purcell, 1903b: 130, pl. 8, f. 20 (Df; preoccupied by L. Koch, 1877).
Trabaea purcelli Roewer, 1951: 442 (replacement name).
Trabaeosa purcelli Roewer, 1955c: 297.
Trabea purcelli Roewer, 1960d: 588, f. 332 (f).
Trabea purcelli Russell-Smith, 1982: 74, f. 3A-F, 11C-D (f, Sm, S rejected).
Trabea purcelli Alderweireldt, 1991: 379 (S).
Trabea purcelli Alderweireldt, 1999: 450, f. 4-6 (mf).
Trabea purcelli Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021l: 64, p. 64: 7 f., p. 65: 2 f. (mf).

Alderweireldt, M. (1991). A revision of the African representatives of the wolf spider genus Evippa Simon, 1882 (Araneae, Lycosidae) with notes on allied species and genera. Journal of Natural History 25(2): 359-381. doi:10.1080/00222939100770261 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Alderweireldt, M. (1999). A revision of Central African Trabea (Araneae, Lycosidae) with the description of two new species from Malawi and a redescription of T. purcelli. Journal of Arachnology 27: 449-457. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2021l). The Lycosidae of South Africa. Version 1: part 2 (L-Z). South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 82 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6324723 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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. (1951). Neue Namen einiger Araneen-Arten. Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins zu Bremen 32: 437-456. 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. (1960d). Araneae Lycosaeformia II (Lycosidae) (Fortsetzung und Schluss). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 55: 519-1040. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Russell-Smith, A. (1982). A revision of the genus Trabaea Simon (Araneae: Lycosidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 74(1): 69-91. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1982.tb01141.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-06-29 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021l n/a
2022-06-29 Species distribution update Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021l n/a (Old value)