Taxon details

Nesiergus insulanus Simon, 1903

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Seychelles
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  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Nesiergus insulanus Simon, 1903a: 928 (Df).
Nesiergus insulanus Benoit, 1978c: 412, f. 3A-E (f).
Nesiergus insulanus Smith, 1990c: 134, f. 878-882 (f).
Nesiergus insulanus Guadanucci & Gallon, 2008: 43, f. 26-28 (f).
Nesiergus insulanus Saaristo, 2010: 31, f. 3.10-15 (f).
Nesiergus insulanus Canning, Reilly & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2013: 242, f. 1-7 (Dm).

Benoit, P. L. G. (1978c). 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 Orthognatha. Revue Zoologique Africaine 92: 405-420. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Canning, G., Reilly, B. K. & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (2013). First description of the male of Nesiergus insulanus (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Ischnocolinae) from the Seychelles archipelago. African Invertebrates 54: 241-244. doi:10.5733/afin.054.0108 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Guadanucci, J. P. L. & Gallon, R. C. (2008). A revision of the spider genera Chaetopelma Ausserer 1871 and Nesiergus Simon 1903 (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Ischnocolinae). Zootaxa 1753: 34-48. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.1753.1.2 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. (1903a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 669-1080. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, A. M. (1990c). Baboon spiders: Tarantulas of Africa and the Middle East. Fitzgerald Publishing, London, pp. 1-142. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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