Taxon details

Rhacocnemis guttata (Blackwall, 1877)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Seychelles
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  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; Rhacocnemis elegans Hirst, 1911, (1910.5.1.294-299, 1910.5.1.295-299); 3m, 2f, 4j
Taxonomic references
Sparassus guttatus Blackwall, 1877: 10, pl. 1, f. 8 (Dj).
Rhacocnemis guttatus Simon, 1898a: 205.
Rhacocnemis guttatus Simon, 1898d: 381, f. 3 (Dmf).
Rhacocnemis elegans Hirst, 1911: 387, f. 5 (Dmf).
Rhacocnemis guttatus Benoit, 1978h: 684, f. 3A-D (mf, S).
Rhacocnemis guttatus Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 166, f. 17-23 (mf).
Rhacocnemis guttatus Saaristo, 2010: 220, f. 32.16-18 (mf).

Benoit, P. L. G. (1978h). Contributions à l'étude de la faune terrestre des îles granitiques de l'archipel des Séchelles (Mission P.L.G. Benoit - J.J. Van Mol 1972). Araneae Sparassidae. Revue Zoologique Africaine 92: 680-689. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1877). A list of spiders captured in the Seychelles Islands, by Professor E. Perceval Wright, M. D., F. L. S.; with descriptions of species supposed to be new to arachnologists. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy (2) 3(1): 1-22, pl. 1-2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hirst, A. S. (1911). The Araneae, Opiliones and Pseudoscorpiones. In: Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905 under the leadership of Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 2 14(3): 379-395. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1911.tb00535.x 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

Saaristo, M. I. (2010). Araneae. In: Gerlach, J. & Marusik, Y. M. (eds.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester, pp. 8-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 193-380. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898d). Etudes arachnologiques. 29e Mémoire. XLVI. Arachnides recueillis en 1895 par M. le Dr A. Brauer (de l'Université de Marburg) aux îles Séchelles. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 66: 370-388. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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