Taxon details

Poecilotheria formosa Pocock, 1899

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Taxonomic references
Poecilotheria formosa Pocock, 1899a: 91 (Df).
Poecilotheria formosa Schmidt, 1995j: 5, unnumbered f. (f).
Poecilotheria formosa Schmidt, 2003l: 245, f. 796 (f).
Poecilotheria nallamalaiensis Rao et al., 2006a: 49, pl. I, f. 1-8 (Df) [].
Poecilotheria formosa Gabriel, 2010b: 12, f. 1-13 (S).

Gabriel, R. (2010b). Poecilotheria nallamalaiensis Rao et al., 2006, a junior synonym of Poecilotheria formosa Pocock, 1899. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 118: 12-15. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1899a). The genus Poecilotheria: its habits, history and species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 3: 82-96. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rao, K. T., Bastawade, D. B., Javed, S. M. M. & Krishna, I. S. R. (2006a). Description of two new species of spiders of the genus Poecilotheria Simon (Araneae: Theraphosidae) and Tmarus Simon (Araneae: Thomisidae) from Nallamalai Hills, eastern Ghats, Andhra Pradesh, India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 106(1): 49-54. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1995j). Die Stellung der Gattung Poecilotheria im System. Arachnida (Schweiz) 3(10): 4-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

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