Taxon details

Euprosthenops australis Simon, 1898

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-10-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Senegal, Nigeria, Zambia, Botswana, South Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Podophthalma bayaoniana Karsch, 1878a: 326, pl. 2, f. 8 (f, misidentified).
Euprosthenops australis Simon, 1898f: 12 (Df).
Euprosthenops australis Lawrence, 1947: 33, f. 18 (f).
Euprosthenops australis Lawrence, 1947: 33, f. 18 (f).
Euprosthenops australis Roewer, 1955b: 144, f. 62 (f).
Euprosthenops australis Blandin, 1976a: 70, f. 6-7, 14, 19, 22 (f).
Euprosthenops australis Blandin, 1978c: 26, f. 6c (f).
Euprosthenops australis Silva & Sierwald, 2014: 138, f. 1, 3-17 (Dm).
Euprosthenops australis Zonstein & Marusik, 2021: 15, f. 5B (m).

Blandin, P. (1976a). Etudes sur les Pisauridae africaines IV. Les espèces du genre Euprosthenops Pocock, 1897 (Araneae - Pisauridae - Pisaurinae). Revue Zoologique Africaine 90(1): 63-88. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blandin, P. (1978c). Le problème de l'espèce chez les araignées. In: Les problèmes de l'espèce dans le règne animal. Paris 2, 13-56. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1878a). Übersicht der von Peters in Mossambique gesammelten Arachniden. Monatsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1878: 314-338. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1947). A collection of Arachnida made by Dr. I. Trägårdh in Natal and Zululand (1904-1905). Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar (6) B5(9): 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955b). Araneae Lycosaeformia I. (Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Pisauridae) mit Berücksichtigung aller Arten der äthiopischen Region. Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 30: 1-420. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Silva, E. L. C. da & Sierwald, P. (2014). Description of the males of Euprosthenops australis Simon, 1898 and Euprosthenopsis pulchella (Pocock, 1902) (Araneae: Pisauridae). Zootaxa 3857(1): 137-150. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3857.1.8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898f). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux des familles des Agelenidae, Pisauridae, Lycosidae et Oxyopidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 42: 5-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zonstein, S. & Marusik, Y. M. (2021). The first Western Palearctic record of Euprosthenops Pocock (Araneae, Pisauridae), with description of a new species from Israel. ZooKeys 1065: 13-27. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1065.74119 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-10-22 New taxonomic reference entry Zonstein & Marusik, 2021 n/a
2019-05-21 Species distribution update Haddad & Marusik, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2014-09-15 New taxonomic reference entry Silva & Sierwald, 2014 n/a
2014-09-15 First description of male Silva & Sierwald, 2014 n/a (Old value)