Taxon details

Damastes malagassus (Fage, 1926)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
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  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Rhitymna malagassa Fage, 1926, (19667); f
Taxonomic references
Rhitymna malagassa Fage, 1926: 10 (Df).
Damastes fagei Jäger, 2003: 101 (Tf from Rhitymna; superfluous replacement name, specific name not preoccupied by the following Karsch name, which is spelled differently).

Fage, L. (1926). Sur quelques araignées de Madagascar, nouvelles ou peu connues et sur leur curieuse industrie. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 65: 5-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2003). Rhitymna Simon 1897: an Asian, not an African spider genus. Generic limits and descriptions of new species (Arachnida, Araneae, Sparassidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 82: 99-125. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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