Taxon details

Eusparassus oraniensis (Lucas, 1846)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • Neotype: Zoologische Staatssammlung München (ZSM), Munich, Germany; Olios oraniensis Lucas, 1846, (A20110055); f
  • Syntype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart (SMNS), Germany; type material destroyed 1944; mf of Eusparassus argelasius maximus Strand, 1906 (Moradmand, 2013)
Taxonomic references
Olios oraniensis Lucas, 1846: 201, pl. 11, f. 9 (Df).
Sparassus currax Blackwall, 1858a: 429 (Df).
Sparassus oraniensis Simon, 1874b: 255 (Dm).
Eusparassus argelasius maximus Strand, 1906b: 630 (Dmf) [].
Eusparassus oraniensis Strand, 1908i: 23.
Eusparassus argelasius oraniensis Simon, 1909b: 31.
Eusparassus dufouri oraniensis Denis, 1947a: 49, pl. 2, f. 12 (f).
Sparassus oraniensis Levy, 1989: 137, f. 21 (f, elevated from subspecies).
Eusparassus oraniensis Moradmand, 2013: 32, f. 17a-c, 18a-e, 19a-b, 50a-c, 62a-b (mf, S of Eusparassus argelasius maximus).

Blackwall, J. (1858a). Descriptions of six newly discovered species and characters of a new genus of Araneida. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 1: 426-434. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1947a). Results of the Armstrong College expedition to Siwa Oasis (Libyan desert), 1935. Spiders [Araneae]. Bulletin de la Société Fouad 1er d'Entomologie 31: 17-103, Pl. I-VI. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1989). The family of huntsman spiders in Israel with annotations on species of the Middle East (Araneae: Sparassidae). Journal of Zoology, London 217(1): 127-176. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1989.tb02480.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lucas, H. (1846). Histoire naturelle des animaux articulés. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842 publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une commission académique. Paris, Sciences physiques, Zoologie 1, 89-271, pl. 1-17. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.112444 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Moradmand, M. (2013). The stone huntsman spider genus Eusparassus (Araneae: Sparassidae): systematics and zoogeography with revision of the African and Arabian species. Zootaxa 3675: 1-108. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3675.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1874b). Etudes aracnologiques. 3e mémoire. V. Révision des espèces européennes de la famille des Sparassidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (5) 4: 243-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1909b). Etude sur les arachnides recueillis au Maroc par M. Martinez de la Escalera en 1907. Memorias de la Real Sociedad Española de Historia Natural (6) 1: 5-43. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1906b). Diagnosen nordafrikanischer, hauptsächlich von Carlo Freiherr von Erlanger gesammelter Spinnen. Zoologischer Anzeiger 30: 604-637, 655-690. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1908i). Nordafrikanische, hauptsächlich von Carlo Freiherr von Erlanger gesammelte Clubioniden. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab Christiania 29(2): 1-70. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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