Taxon details

Artema bunkpurugu Huber & Kwapong, 2013

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-12-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK), Bonn, Germany (data base search of type material, 18.01.2019); m (Ar10515)
Taxonomic references
Artema mauriciana Millot, 1941: 3, f. 1A-E, G-I (mf) [misidentified per Huber & Kwapong, 2013: 24].
Artema bunkpurugu Huber & Kwapong, 2013: 24, f. 14-15, 48-62 (Dmf).
Artema bunkpurugu Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017: 50, f. 202, 209 (f).

Aharon, S., Huber, B. A. & Gavish-Regev, E. (2017). Daddy-long-leg giants: revision of the spider genus Artema Walckenaer, 1837 (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 376: 1-57. doi:10.5852/ejt.2017.376 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A. & Kwapong, P. (2013). West African pholcid spiders: an overview, with descriptions of five new species (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 59: 1-44. doi:10.5852/ejt.2013.59 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millot, J. (1941). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Française - sicariides et pholcides. Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences de l'Institut de France (2) 64(3, 1940): 1-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017 n/a
2017-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Millot, 1941 n/a