Taxon details

Sason robustum (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1883)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Sri Lanka, Seychelles
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Taxonomic references
Sarpedon robustum O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1883: 354, pl. 36, f. 1 (Df).
Sason robustum Simon, 1887d: 195.
Sason robustum Simon, 1892a: 130, f. 115-116.
Oecophlaeus cinctipes Pocock, 1892a: 49, pl. 3, f. 1 (Df).
Sason robustus Pocock, 1900a: 173 (Dm).
Sason cinctipies Pocock, 1900a: 173, f. 56 (f).
Sason armatoris Pocock, 1900a: 174 (Dm).
Sason robustum Raven, 1986: 62, f. 1-2, 30-45 (mf, S).
Sason robustum Sunil Jose & Sebastian, 2008: 32, f. 3A-E (m).

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1883). On some new genera and species of spiders. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 51(3): 352-365, pl. 36-37. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1883.tb06654.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1892a). Description of a new trap-door spider from Ceylon. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 9: 49-51. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London, 279 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.48423 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Raven, R. J. (1986). A revision of the spider genus Sason Simon (Sasoninae, Barychelidae, Mygalomorphae) and its historical biogeography. Journal of Arachnology 14: 47-70. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1887d). Observation sur divers arachnides: synonymies et descriptions. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 7(Bull.): 158-159, 167, 175-176, 186-187, 193-195. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sunil Jose, K. & Sebastian, P. A. (2008). Description of two mygalomorph spiders from south India (Araneae: Barychelidae, Theraphosidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 15: 29-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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