Taxon details

Panaretella distincta (Pocock, 1896)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; Panaretus distinctus Pocock, 1896, (1896.10.21.1); f
Taxonomic references
Panaretus distinctus Pocock, 1896a: 61, pl. 8, f. 7 (Df).
Paranetella distincta Lawrence, 1937: 249 (lapsus in generic name).
Panaretella distincta Lawrence, 1952a: 210 (correction).
Panaretella distincta Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 167, f. 129-135 (f).
Panaretella distincta Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022b: 53, 5 f. (f).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2022b). The Sparassidae of South Africa. Version 2. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 71 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6614498 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(2): 163-213. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1937). A collection of Arachnida from Zululand. Annals of the Natal Museum 8: 211-273, pl. 13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1952a). New spiders from the eastern half of South Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum 12: 183-226. 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(97): 55-64, pl. 8. doi:10.1080/00222939608680323 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2022-06-05 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022b n/a