Taxon details

Pterinochilus vorax Pocock, 1897

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Angola, Central, East Africa
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Taxonomic references
Pterinochilus vorax Pocock, 1897b: 752, pl. 43, f. 3 (Dm).
Pterinochilus vorax Strand, 1907l: 19 (Dm).
Pterinochilus mutus Roewer, 1953b: 74, f. 26-27 (m, misidentified).
Pterinochilus vorax Smith, 1990c: 102, f. 591-600 (m, removed from S of P. constrictus).
Pterinochilus vorax Schmidt, 1995h: 8, f. 2 (Df).
Pterinochilus vorax Peters, 2000b: 104, f. 310-311 (m).
Pterinochilus vorax Gallon, 2002: 216, f. 47-56 (mf).
Pterinochilus vorax Schmidt, 2003l: 229, f. 730-731 (mf).

Gallon, R. C. (2002). Revision of the African genera Pterinochilus and Eucratoscelus (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Harpactirinae) with description of two new genera. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 12: 201-232. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peters, H.-J. (2000b). Tarantulas of the world: Kleiner Atlas der Vogelspinnen - Band 2. Published by the author, 162 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1897b). On the spiders of the suborder Mygalomorphae from the Ethiopian Region, contained in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 65(3): 724-774, pl. 46-48. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1897.tb03116.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1953b). Araneae-Orthognatha (Arachnoidae). Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 22: 1-80. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1995h). Eine weitere Coelogenium-Art von Ostafrika (Araneida: Theraphosidae: Harpactirinae), Coelogenium nigrifemur sp. n. Arachnologisches Magazin 3(6): 7-10. 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

Strand, E. (1907l). Aviculariidae und Atypidae des Kgl. Naturalienkabinetts in Stuttgart. Jahreshefte des Vereins für vaterländische Naturkunde in Württemberg 63: 1-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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