Taxon details

Pycnacantha tribulus (Fabricius, 1781)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
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  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Central, South Africa
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  • Holotype: ; Aranea tribulus Fabricius, 1781 - type material probably lost or destroyed (Zimsen, 1964)
Taxonomic references
Aranea tribulus Fabricius, 1781: 547 (Df).
Pycnacantha meadii Blackwall, 1865b: 351 (Df).
Daturina hystrix Thorell, 1877a: 302, unnumbered f. (Df).
Pycnacantha tribulus Simon, 1895a: 894, f. 958.

Blackwall, J. (1865b). Descriptions of recently discovered species and characters of a new genus, of Araneida from the East of Central Africa. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 16(95): 336-352. doi:10.1080/00222936508679441 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fabricius, J. C. (1781). Species insectorum exhibentes eorum differentias specificas, synonyma auctorum, loca natalia, metamorphos in adiectis observationibus, descriptionibus. Hamburgi and Kilonii, 1, 1-552 (Araneae, pp. 536-549). download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1877a). Due ragni esotici descritti. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 9: 301-310. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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