Taxon details

Cebrennus aethiopicus Simon, 1880

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-09-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Egypt, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Cebrennus aethiopicus Simon, 1880, (1613-3274); m
Taxonomic references
Cebrennus aethiopicus Simon, 1880a: 334 (Dm).
Cebrennus aethiopicus Fage, 1921b: 162, f. 1d-e (m).
Cebrennus aethiopicus Jäger, 2000e: 176, f. 49-55 (m, Df).
Cebrennus aethiopicus Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 169, f. 283-291 (mf).
Cebrennus aethiopicus Jäger, 2014a: 330, f. 24-31, 55-62, 70-75, 82-86 (mf).

Fage, L. (1921b). Remarques sur les araignées du genre Cebrennus suivies de la description de deux especes nouvelles. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 46: 157-166. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2000e). The huntsman spider genus Cebrennus: four new species and a preliminary key to known species. Revue Arachnologique 13(12): 163-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. & Kunz, D. (2005). An illustrated key to genera of African huntsman spiders (Arachnida, Araneae, Sparassidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 85(2): 163-213. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2014a). Cebrennus Simon, 1880 (Araneae: Sparassidae): a revisionary up-date with the description of four new species and an updated identification key for all species. Zootaxa 3790(2): 319-356. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3790.2.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1880a). Révision de la famille des Sparassidae (Arachnides). Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux 34(2/3/4): 223-351. [issue 3 and 4 were published in 1881, but a complete seperate extract was available in 1880, see the last page of the pdf] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-09-18 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2014-07-10 Species distribution update Jäger, 2014a n/a (Old value)
2014-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Jäger, 2014a n/a