Taxon details

Sarotesius melanognathus Pocock, 1898

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: East Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; Sarotesius melanognathus Pocock, 1898, (1894.1.15.20); m
Taxonomic references
Sarotesius melanognathus Pocock, 1898e: 443, pl. 13, f. 6 (Dm).
Sarotesius melanognathus Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 167, f. 142-148 (m).
Sarotesius melanognathus Jäger & Rheims, 2010: 368, f. 1-4 (m, Df).

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

Jäger, P. & Rheims, C. (2010). First description of the female of Sarotesius melanognathus Pocock 1898 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Palystinae). Journal of Arachnology 38: 368-370. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1898e). The Arachnida from the regions of Lakes Nyassa and Tanganyika contained in the collection of the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 2: 429-448. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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