Taxon details


Palystes castaneus (Latreille, 1819)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-11-05
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:029375]
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Thomisus castaneus Latreille, 1819; f
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Palystes chaperi Simon, 1880, (3242); m
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Olios fuscus Walckenaer, 1837; f
  • Neotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; Palystes frenatus L. Koch, 1875; f
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Institut Tübingen, Germany; type material destroyed 1945; Palystes frenatus L. Koch, 1875, (type material destroyed 1945); 3f
Taxonomic references
Thomisus castaneus Latreille, 1819: 30 (D).
Olios castaneus Walckenaer, 1837: 571 (Dm).
Olios fuscus Walckenaer, 1837: 573 (Dm).
Ocypete melanogaster C. L. Koch, 1845: 31, f. 975 (Dm).
Ocypete nobilis C. L. Koch, 1845: 37, f. 979 (f, misidentified).
Palystes frenatus L. Koch, 1875a: 705, pl. 60, f. 4 (Df).
Palystes castaneus Simon, 1880a: 262.
Palystes chaperi Simon, 1880a: 263 (Dm).
Olios melanogaster Simon, 1880a: 298.
Palystes castaneus Pocock, 1896a: 63, pl. 8, f. 9 (mf).
Palystes castaneus Simon, 1897a: 65, f. 53, 56, 58 (m).
Palystes castaneus Järvi, 1912: 66, pl. 5, f. 9-10 (f).
Palystes castaneus Järvi, 1914: 183.
Palystes castaneus Lamoral, 1973: 614, f. 1-8 (m).
Palystes castaneus Croeser, 1996: 25, f. 1-21 (mf, S).
Palystes castaneus Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 168, f. 174-188 (mf).
References

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

Jäger, P. & Kunz, D. (2005). An illustrated key to genera of African huntsman spiders (Arachnida, Araneae, Sparassidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 85: 163-213. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Järvi, T. H. (1914). Das Vaginalsystem der Sparassiden. II. Spezieller Teil. Annales Academiae Scientiarum Fennicae (A) 4: 118-235. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Järvi, T. H. (1912). Das Vaginalsystem der Sparassiden. I. Allgemeiner Teil. Annales Academiae Scientiarum Fennicae (A) 4: 1-131, pl. 1-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1845). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Zwölfter Band, pp. 1-166, pl. 397-432 (f. 960-1077). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1875a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 12-16]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 577-740, pl. 44-65. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lamoral, B. H. (1973). On the morphology, anatomy, histology and function of the tarsal organ on the pedipalpi of Palystes castaneus (Sparassidae, Araneida). Annals of the Natal Museum 21: 609-648. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Latreille, P. A. (1819). Articles sur les araignées. Nouveau Dictionnaire d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris Ed. II, 22. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1896a). Descriptions of some new South African spiders of the family Heteropodidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 17: 55-64. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1880a). Révision de la famille des Sparassidae (Arachnides). Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux 34: 223-351. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-192. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Paris 1, 1-682. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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