Taxon details

Caerostris corticosa Pocock, 1902

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Eswatini
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Taxonomic references
Caerostris corticosa Pocock, 1902b: 326, f. C (Df).
Caerostris bimaculata Strand, 1907a: 535 (Df).
Caerostris bimaculata Strand, 1907n: 636 (Df).
Caerostris corticosa Grasshoff, 1984: 751, f. 26-27 (f, S).
Caerostris corticosa Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022d: 44, 6 unnumbered f. (f).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H., Lotz, L. N. & Webb, P. (2022d). The Araneidae of South Africa. Version 2: part 1 (A-C). South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 74 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6326922 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grasshoff, M. (1984). Die Radnetzspinnen-Gattung Caerostris (Arachnida: Araneae). Revue Zoologique Africaine 98: 725-765. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1902b). Some new African spiders. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 10(58): 315-330, pl. 2-3. doi:10.1080/00222930208678678 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1907a). Vorläufige Diagnosen afrikanischer und südamerikanischer Spinnen. Zoologischer Anzeiger 31: 525-558. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1907n). Afrikanische Spinnen (exkl. Aviculariiden) hauptsächlich aus dem Kapland. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 25: 557-731. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-06-07 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022d n/a
2022-06-07 Species distribution update Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022d n/a (Old value)