Taxon details

Crossopriza pristina (Simon, 1890)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-04-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sudan, Yemen
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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
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 Deeleman-Reinhold & van Harten, 2001: 195, f. 1-4, 7-10 (mf).
Crossopriza pristina Siyam, Dunlop & El-Hennawy, 2015: 265, f. 2-6 (mf).

Deeleman-Reinhold, C. L. & Harten, A. van (2001). Description of some interesting, new or little known Pholcidae (Araneae) from Yemen. In: Prakash, I. (ed.) Ecology of Desert Environments. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur, India, pp. 193-207. 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 bispanicus sp. n. und die Gattungen Holocnemus Simon und Crossoprisa Simon. Zoologischer Anzeiger 104: 241-252. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
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)