Taxon details

Gnathopalystes ferox Rainbow, 1899

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Vanuatu
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Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Australian Museum, Sydney (AMS), Australia; Gnathopalystes ferox Rainbow, 1899, (KS.50165); j
  • Paralectotype: Australian Museum, Sydney (AMS), Australia; Gnathopalystes ferox Rainbow, 1899, (KS.6630); 1j
Taxonomic references
Gnathopalystes ferox Rainbow, 1899b: 314, pl. 24, f. 5 (Df).
Palystes ferox Simon, 1903a: 1028.
Gnathopalystes ferox Croeser, 1996: 111 (Tf from Palystes).

Croeser, P. M. C. (1996). A revision of the African huntsman spider genus Palystes L. Koch 1875 (Araneae: Heteropodidae). Annals of the Natal Museum 37: 1-122. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1899b). Contribution to a knowledge of the araneidan fauna of Santa Cruz. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 24: 304-321. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1903a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 669-1080. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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