Taxon details

Capheris approximata (Karsch, 1878)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia, South Africa
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  • Syntype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Tristichops approximatus Karsch, 1878, (208, 211)
Taxonomic references
Tristichops approximatus Karsch, 1878c: 780 (Df).
Capheris approximata Pocock, 1898c: 219.
Capheris cordivulva Lawrence, 1928: 237, pl. 21, f. 20 (Df) [].
Capheris cordivulva Jocqué, 2009a: 127, f. 155-157 (f, Dm).
Capheris approximata Jocqué, 2010: 57, f. 1 (f, Sm).

Jocqué, R. (2009a). Some keep it short: on the radiation in the Afrotropical spider genera Capheris and Systenoplacis (Araneae, Zodariidae) without male pedipalp complexity increase. Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 5: 77-148. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jocqué, R. (2010). On the identity of Capheris approximata (Karsch, 1878) (Araneae, Zodariidae). Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 6: 57-58. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1878c). Exotisch-araneologisches. Zeitschrift für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften 51: 322-333, 771-826. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1928). Contributions to a knowledge of the fauna of South-West Africa VII. Arachnida (Part 2). Annals of the South African Museum 25: 217-312. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1898c). The Arachnida from the province of Natal, South Africa, contained in the collection of the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 2(9): 197-226, pl. 8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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