Taxon details

Hermachola capensis (Ausserer, 1871)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-09-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Brachythele capensis Ausserer, 1871a: 175 (Df).
Hermacha capensis Benoit, 1964e: 417 (Tmf from Brachythele, after Simon, 1903a: 906).
Hermachola capensis Ríos-Tamayo, Engelbrecht & Goloboff, 2021: 58, f. 35A-F (f, T from Hermacha).

Ausserer, A. (1871a). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Arachniden-Familie der Territelariae Thorell (Mygalidae Autor). Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 21: 117-224, pl. 1. [incl. unpubl. manuscript by Doleschall] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Benoit, P. L. G. (1964e). Dipluridae de l'Afrique Centrale.-I. (Araneae - Orthognatha). Genres Evagrus Ausserer et Thelechoris Karsch. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 70: 417-426. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ríos-Tamayo, D., Engelbrecht, I. & Goloboff, P. A. (2021). A revision of the genus Hermacha Simon, 1889 (Mygalomorphae: Entypesidae), in southern Africa with revalidation of Hermachola Hewitt, 1915, and Brachytheliscus Pocock, 1902. American Museum Novitates 3977: 1-80. doi:10.1206/3977.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-09-07 New taxonomic reference entry Ríos-Tamayo, Engelbrecht & Goloboff, 2021 n/a
2021-09-07 Species transferred to new genus Ríos-Tamayo, Engelbrecht & Goloboff, 2021 Species transferred from Hermacha to Hermachola