Taxon details

Selenogyrus aureus Pocock, 1897

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2019-07-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sierra Leone
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Taxonomic references
Selenogyrus aureus Pocock, 1897b: 768, pl. 41, f. 2 (Dm).
Selenogyrus aureus Hirst, 1908: 402, f. 1 (m mandible).
Selenogyrus aureus Smith, 1987d: 98, f. 100h (m).
Selenogyrus aureus Smith, 1990c: 138, f. 892-911 (m).
Selenogyrus aureus Schmidt, 1993d: 58, f. 35 (m).
Selenogyrus aureus Schmidt, 2003l: 116, f. 63 (m).

Hirst, A. S. (1908). On a new type of stridulating-organ in mygalomorph spiders, with the description of a new genus and species belonging to the suborder. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 2: 401-405. 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. XLI-XLIII. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1897.tb03116.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schmidt, G. (1993d). Vogelspinnen: Vorkommen, Lebensweise, Haltung und Zucht, mit Bestimmungsschlüsseln für alle Gattungen, Vierte Auflage. Landbuch, Hannover, 151 pp. 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. (1987d). The tarantula: classification and identification guide (second ed.). Fitzgerald Publishing, London, 179 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

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2019-07-11 New taxonomic reference entry Hirst, 1908 n/a