Taxon details

Olios hampsoni (Pocock, 1901)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2020-10-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; f (88.57) (Jäger, 2020c)
  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 1f 1j ( of Sparassus fuligineus (Jäger, 2020c)
Taxonomic references
Sparassus fuligineus Pocock, 1901d: 491 (Df) [].
Sparassus hampsoni Pocock, 1901d: 491 (Df).
Olios fuligineus Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 42, f. 11-12, 202-206 (f).
Olios hampsoni Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 41, f. 197-201 (f).
Olios hampsoni Jäger, 2020c: 60, f. 185-197 (f, S of Olios fuligineus).

Jäger, P. (2020c). The spider genus Olios Walckenaer, 1837 (Araneae: Sparassidae) – Part 1: species groups, diagnoses, identification keys, distribution maps and revision of the argelasius-, coenobitus- and auricomis-groups. Zootaxa 4866(1): 1-119. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4866.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1901d). Descriptions of some new species of spiders from British India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 13: 478-498. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sethi, V. D. & Tikader, B. K. (1988). Studies on some giant crab spiders of the family Heteropodidae from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Miscellaneous Publications, Occasional Paper 93: 1-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-10-22 New taxonomic reference entry Jäger, 2020c n/a
2020-10-22 Species synonymy Jäger, 2020c Olios fuligineus synonymized with Olios hampsoni