Taxon details

Peucetia casseli Simon, 1900

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-03-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, Central Africa
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  • 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
Taxonomic references
Peucetia longipes Pocock, 1900g: 861, pl. 57, f. 17 (Df) [].
Peucetia casseli Simon, 1900g: 418, f. A (Dmf).
Peucetia casseli purpureofasciata Strand, 1908j: 146 (provisional name only).
Peucetia langi Lessert, 1927: 412, f. 3 (Df).
Peucetia longipes Lessert, 1946: 218, f. 19-22 (f, Dm).
Peucetia longipes van Niekerk & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1994: 14, f. 2i-n, 4a-b (f, Sm).
Peucetia casseli Blick & Gloor, 2017: 574 (removed from S of P. longipes, S of P. longipes).

Blick, T. & Gloor, D. (2017). Peucetia casseli Simon, 1900 has priority over P. longipes Pocock, 1900 (Araneae, Oxyopidae). Zootaxa 4237(3): 574. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4237.3.7 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1927). Araignées du Congo (Premiere partie). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 34: 405-475. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1946). Araignées du Congo Belge. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 58: 204-225. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Niekerk, P. van & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (1994). A revision of the Afrotropical species of Peucetia (Araneae: Oxyopidae). Entomology Memoir, Department of Agriculture Republic of South Africa 89: 1-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900g). On the scorpions, pedipalps and spiders from tropical West-Africa, represented in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67(4, for 1899): 833-885, Pl. LV-LVIII. [published in April 1900, after Duncan, 1937] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900g). Arachnides recueillis par M. Charles van Cassel, sous-officier d'infanterie attaché à la Mission du Cavally (Soudan françois), au poste du Zò, en septembre 1899. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 5(8, 1899): 416-419. [published Jan. 30, 1900 after Blick & Gloor, 2017: 574] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1908j). Nordafrikanische, hauptsächlich von Carlo Freiherr von Erlanger gesammelte Oxyopiden und Salticiden. Societas Entomologica, Organ für den Internationalen Entomologen-Verein 22: 145-188, 23: 49-117. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-03-01 Species synonymy Blick & Gloor, 2017 Peucetia longipes synonymized with Peucetia casseli
2017-03-01 Species updated Blick & Gloor, 2017 Error corrected (Old value)
2017-03-01 Species updated Blick & Gloor, 2017 Removed synonymy (Old value)
2017-03-01 New taxonomic reference entry Blick & Gloor, 2017 n/a