Taxon details

Microrchestris melanogaster Lawrence, 1962

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Kwazulu-Natal Museum (NMSA), Pietermaritzburg, South Africa; Microrchestris melanogaster Lawrence, 1962, (7356); f
Taxonomic references
Microrchestris melanogaster Lawrence, 1962: 208, f. 4a-c (Df).
Microrchestris melanogaster Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 168, f. 240 (f).

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

Lawrence, R. F. (1962). Spiders of the Namib desert. Annals of the Transvaal Museum 24: 197-211. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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