Taxon details

Acusilas africanus Simon, 1895

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, Central, East Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Acusilas africanus Simon, 1895a: 785, f. 849 (Df).
Acusilas africanus Murphy & Murphy, 1983b: 119, f. 7-8 (f).
Acusilas africanus Schmidt & Scharff, 2008: 15, f. 9A-C, 12B, 13B, 15A-B, 16A-E, 17A-B (f, Dm).

Murphy, J. & Murphy, F. (1983b). The orb weaver genus Acusilas (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 6: 115-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, J. B. & Scharff, N. (2008). A taxonomic revision of the orb-weaving spider genus Acusilas Simon, 1895 (Araneae, Araneidae). Insect Systematics & Evolution 39: 1-38. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris 1, 761-1084. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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