Taxon details

Crossopriza pristina (Simon, 1890)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-02-23
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Yemen
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  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; 1m 6f (Ar 10511) (Huber, 2022)
Taxonomic references
Artema pristina Simon, 1890a: 93 (Dmf).
Crossopriza pristina Simon, 1893a: 476, f. 465 (f).
Crossopriza pristina Wiehle, 1933: 242, f. 3a (m).
Crossopriza pristina Timm, 1976: 70, f. 5-6 (m, misidentified).
Crossopriza pristina Siyam, Dunlop & El-Hennawy, 2015: 265, f. 2-6 (mf).
Crossopriza pristina Huber, 2022: 155, f. 608-624 (mf).

Huber, B. A. (2022). Revisions of Holocnemus and Crossopriza: the spotted-leg clade of Smeringopinae (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 795: 1-241. doi:10.5852/ejt.2022.795.1663 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1890a). Etudes arachnologiques. 22e Mémoire. XXXIV. Etude sur les arachnides de l'Yemen. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 10: 77-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Siyam, M., Dunlop, J. A. & El-Hennawy, H. K. (2015). New spider records from the Republic of the Sudan. Arachnology 16(7): 264-272. doi:10.13156/arac.2015.16.7.264 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Timm, H. (1976). Die Bedeutung von Genitalstrukturen für die Klärung systematischer Fragen bei Zitterspinnen (Arachnida: Araneae: Pholcidae). Entomologica Germanica 3: 69-76. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1933). Holocnemus hispanicus sp. n. und die Gattungen Holocnemus Simon und Crossoprisa Simon. Zoologischer Anzeiger 104(9/10): 241-252. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-02-23 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Crossopriza sanaa Huber, 2022
2022-02-23 New taxonomic reference entry Huber, 2022 n/a
2022-02-23 Species distribution update Huber, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2015-04-27 New taxonomic reference entry Siyam, Dunlop & El-Hennawy, 2015 n/a
2015-04-27 Species distribution update Siyam, Dunlop & El-Hennawy, 2015 n/a (Old value)