Taxon details

Phoneyusa lesserti Dresco, 1973

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-08-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Central African Rep.
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Dresco can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Phoneyusa lesserti Dresco, 1973a: 105, f. 1-13 (Dmf).
Phoneyusa lesserti Smith, 1990c: 53, f. 254a-l (mf).
Phoneyusa lesserti Schmidt, 2003l: 216, f. 658-659 (mf).
Phoneyusa lesserti Gallon & Wendt, 2015: 301, f. 20-21 (mf).

Dresco, E. (1973a). Etude des mygales. Description de Phoneyusa lesserti sp. nov., mygale d'Afrique. Bollettino della Società Entomologica Italiana 105: 105-111. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gallon, R. C. & Wendt, I. (2015). On the taxonomic placement of four African Phoneyusa species (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Eumenophorinae). Arachnology 16(8): 298-304. doi:10.13156/arac.2015.16.8.298 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (2003l). Die Vogelspinnen: Eine weltweite Übersicht. Neue Brehm-Bücherei, Hohenwarsleben, 383 pp. 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

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-08-19 New taxonomic reference entry Gallon & Wendt, 2015 n/a