Taxon details

Platyoides leppanae Pocock, 1902

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Platyoides leppanae Pocock, 1902a: 19, pl. 3, f. 8 (Dmf).
Platyoides lawrencei Lessert, 1936: 217, f. 10-11 (Dm) [].
Platyoides lawrencei Lawrence, 1937: 223 (Df).
Platyoides leppanae Platnick, 1985a: 11, f. 29-32 (mf, S of Platyoides lawrencei).
Platyoides leppanae Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022h: 8, p. 5: 2 f., p. 8: 6 f. (mf).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2022h). The Trochanteriidae of South Africa. Version 2. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 18 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6659336 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1937). A collection of Arachnida from Zululand. Annals of the Natal Museum 8: 211-273, pl. 13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1936). Araignées de l'Afrique orientale portugaise, recueillies par MM. P. Lesne et B.-B. Cott. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 43: 207-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (1985a). Studies on Malagasy spiders, 2. The family Trochanteriidae (Araneae, Gnaphosoidea), with a revision of the genus Platyoides. American Museum Novitates 2808: 1-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1902a). Descriptions of some new species of African Solifugae and Araneae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 10(55): 6-27, pl. 2-3. doi:10.1080/00222930208678627 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-06-19 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022h n/a
2022-06-19 Species distribution update Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022h n/a (Old value)