Taxon details

Tarrocanus capra Simon, 1895

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-06
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sri Lanka
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Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; f (not found) (Ileperuma Arachchi & Benjamin, 2019b)
Taxonomic references
Tarrocanus capra Simon, 1895a: 979, f. 1047 (Df).
Tarrocanus capra Ileperuma Arachchi & Benjamin, 2019b: 589, f. 1, 4, 6-7, 10-11 (Dm).

Ileperuma Arachchi, I. S. & Benjamin, S. P. (2019b). The crab spider genus Tarrocanus Simon, 1895 with notes on the genera Alcimochthes Simon, 1895 and Domatha Simon, 1895 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Zootaxa 4613(3): 587-593. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4613.3.10 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-06-06 New taxonomic reference entry Ileperuma Arachchi & Benjamin, 2019b n/a
2019-06-06 First description of male Ileperuma Arachchi & Benjamin, 2019b n/a (Old value)