Taxon details

Mahembea hewitti (Lessert, 1930)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-06-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Central, East Africa, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Larinia hewittii Lessert, 1930: 633, f. 12 (Df).
Larinia hewitti Lessert, 1938: 444, f. 28-30 (Dm).
Mahembea hewitti Grasshoff, 1970c: 418, f. 25b, 26a-c, 27a-c (mf, T from Larinia).
Mahembea hewitti Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022e: 46, p. 45: 2 f., p. 46: 5 f. (f).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H., Lotz, L. N. & Webb, P. (2022e). The Araneidae of South Africa. Version 2: part 2 (E-Ne). South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 64 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6619195 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grasshoff, M. (1970c). Die Tribus Mangorini. II. Die neuen Gattungen Siwa, Paralarinia, Faradja, Mahembea und Lariniaria (Arachnida: Araneae: Araneidae-Araneinae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 51: 409-423. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1930). Araignées du Congo recueillies au cours de l'expédition organisée par l'American Museum (1909-1915). Quatrième et dernière partie. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 37: 613-672. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1938). Araignées du Congo belge (Premiere partie). Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 30: 424-457. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2022-06-08 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022e n/a