Taxon details

Thomisus dalmasi Lessert, 1919

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-01-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Guinea, Cameroon, DR Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa
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  • Holotype: Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Tervuren (MRAC/RMCA), Belgium (database excerpt, Feb. 2019); Thomisus anthobioides mongbwalensis Comellini, 1957 (1869)
Taxonomic references
Thomisus dalmasi Lessert, 1919: 119, f. 10 (Dm).
Thomisus dalmasoides Millot, 1942: 47, f. 21D, 22A-C (Dm).
Thomisus anthobioides Lawrence, 1942: 154, f. 9 (Df).
Thomisus anthobioides mongbwalensis Comellini, 1957: 4, f. 6 (Df).
Thomisus dalmasi Comellini, 1957: 10 (S).
Thomisus dalmasi Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1983: 33, f. 18a-d (m, Sf).
Thomisus dalmasi Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1988: 435, f. 8-9 (mf).
Thomisus dalmasi Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020w: 47, 5 f. (mf).

Comellini, A. (1957). Notes sur les Thomisidae d'Afrique. 2. - Le genre Thomisus. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 55(1-2): 1-32. 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. (1988). An annotated checklist of the crab-spiders of Malawi (Araneae: Thomisidae). I. The genera Misumenops, Runcinia and Thomisus, with a description of a new species. Revue Zoologique Africaine 102: 429-438. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2020w). The Thomisidae of South Africa. Part 3 Sm-T. Version 1. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 79 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.7513278 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1942). A contribution to the araneid fauna of Natal and Zululand. Annals of the Natal Museum 10: 141-190. 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

Millot, J. (1942). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Français: Thomisidae. Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences de l'Institut de France (2) 65(1, 1941): 1-82. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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