Taxon details

Plesiophrictus millardi Pocock, 1899

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2014-10-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Taxonomic references
Plesiophrictus millardi Pocock, 1899d: 749 (Dm).
Plesiophrictus satarensis Gravely, 1915: 274, pl. 15, f. 3 (Dmf) [].
Plesiophrictus satarensis Siliwal, Molur & Raven, 2007: 2859, image 29 (f).
Plesiophrictus millardi Guadanucci, 2011b: 523, f. 3-7 (m, Sf).
Plesiophrictus millardi Sanap & Mirza, 2013: 7, f. 1A-B, 2A-G, 3A-D, 4A-D, 5 (mf; N.B.: female of P. satarensis Gravely, 1915 may be misidentified).
Plesiophrictus millardi Bharat et al., 2014: 6, f. 2.1-6 (m).

Bharat N., P., Harshil, P., Ramesh, T., Shantilal K., T. & Arun H., D. (2014). First record of Plesiophrictus millardi Pocock, 1899 (Araneae: Theraphosidae) from Gujarat, India. Research Journal of Animal, Veterinary and Fishery Sciences 2(5): 6-9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1915). Notes on Indian mygalomorph spiders. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 11: 257-287. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Guadanucci, J. P. L. (2011b). The genus Plesiophrictus Pocock and revalidation of Heterophrictus Pocock (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Journal of Arachnology 39: 523-527. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1899d). Diagnoses of some new Indian Arachnida. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 12(4): 744-753. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sanap, R. V. & Mirza, Z. A. (2013). First description of female Plesiophrictus millardi Pocock, 1899 (Araneae: Theraphosidae). Taprobanica 5(1): 6-11, pl. 1-2. doi:10.47605/tapro.v5i1.84 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Siliwal, M., Molur, S. & Raven, R. (2007). A new species of the genus Plesiophrictus (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Ischnocolinae) from western Ghats, India. Zoo's Print Journal 22: 2853-2860. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2014-10-27 New taxonomic reference entry Bharat et al., 2014 n/a