Taxon details

Runcinia johnstoni Lessert, 1919

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-01-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Senegal, Ivory Coast, DR Congo, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Runcinia johnstoni Lessert, 1919: 127, f. 11-12 , pl. 2, f. 32, 40 (Dm).
Runcinia sjöstedti Lessert, 1919: 131, f. 13, pl. 2, f. 39 (Dmf) [].
Runcinia sjoestedti Jézéquel, 1964c: 1124, f. 26-27 (mf).
Runcinia johnstoni Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1980a: 310, f. 8-12 (mf, S of Runcinia sjostedti).
Runcinia johnstoni Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1983: 41, f. 23a-c (mf).
Runcinia johnstoni Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020v: 60, 5 f. (mf).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (1980a). The crab-spiders of southern Africa (Araneae: Thomisidae). 1. The genus Runcinia Simon, 1875. Journal of the Entomological Society of South Africa 43: 303-326. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (1983). The spider genera Misumena, Misumenops, Runcinia and Thomisus (Araneae: Thomisidae) of southern Africa. Entomology Memoir, Department of Agriculture Republic of South Africa 55: 1-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2020v). The Thomisidae of South Africa. Part 2 My-R. Version 1. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 67 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.7513276 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jézéquel, J.-F. (1964c). Araignées de la savane de Singrobo (Côte d'Ivoire). III. – Thomisidae. Bulletin de l'Institut Fondamental d'Afrique Noire (A) 26(4): 1103-1143. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1919). Araignées du Kilimandjaro et du Mérou (suite). 3. Thomisidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 27(5): 99-234, pl. 2. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.36325 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2023-01-28 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020v n/a