Taxon details

Gnathopalystes flavidus (Simon, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-11-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Pakistan, India
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Taxonomic references
Palystes flavidus Simon, 1897b: 489 (Dj).
Palystes flavidus Pocock, 1900a: 266 (Df).
Palystes flavidus Gravely, 1931: 258, f. 14A-B (f, Dm).
Palystes flavidus Tikader & Sethi, 1990: 178, f. 38-43 (mf).
Gnathopalystes flavidus Jäger, Sudhikumar & Tripathi, 2022: 625, f. 12-15, 28-30, 41-43 (m, T from Palystes).

Gravely, F. H. (1931). Some Indian spiders of the families Ctenidae, Sparassidae, Selenopidae and Clubionidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 33(3): 211-282. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P., Sudhikumar, A. V. & Tripathi, R. (2022). Three species of Sparassidae from India, with the first description of the males of Olios kiranae Sethi & Tikader, 1988 and Thelcticopis moolampilliensis Sunil Jose & Sebastian, 2007 (Araneae: Sparassidae). Arachnology 19(3): 621-627. doi:10.13156/arac.2022.19.3.621 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London, 279 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.48423 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897b). Etudes arachnologiques. 27e mémoire (1). XLII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 65(3, 1896): 465-510, pl. 12-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Sethi, V. D. (1990). Studies of some giant crab spiders of the family Heteropodidae from India. Part II. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 87: 165-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-11-02 New taxonomic reference entry Jäger, Sudhikumar & Tripathi, 2022 n/a
2022-11-02 Species transferred to new genus Jäger, Sudhikumar & Tripathi, 2022 Species transferred from Palystes to Gnathopalystes
2022-04-01 Species distribution update Dyal, 1935 n/a (Old value)