Taxon details

Scytodes caffra Purcell, 1904

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-10-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: DR Congo, South Africa, Eswatini
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Taxonomic references
Scytodes caffra Purcell, 1904: 149, pl. 20, f. 20 (Df).
Scytodes caffra Lawrence, 1937: 220, f. 3 (f, Dm).
Scytodes caffra Brignoli, 1976a: 163, f. 77, 80 (f).
Scytodes caffra Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021u: 8, 8: 7 f., 9: 5 f. (mf).

Brignoli, P. M. (1976a). Beitr├Ąge zur Kenntnis der Scytodidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83(1): 125-191. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Booysen, R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2021u). The Scytodidae of South Africa. Version 1. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 41 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.7157802 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1937). A collection of Arachnida from Zululand. Annals of the Natal Museum 8: 211-273, pl. 13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Purcell, W. F. (1904). Descriptions of new genera and species of South African spiders. Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society 15: 115-173, pl. 10-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-10-18 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021u n/a
2022-10-18 Species distribution update Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2021u n/a (Old value)