Taxon details

Diploglena major Lawrence, 1928

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Namibia, Botswana, South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Diploglena capensis major Lawrence, 1928: 225 (Df).
Diploglena major Haddad, 2015: 357, f. 5-13, 18, 24-25, 28-47, 60-62 (f, Dm, elevated to species level).
Diploglena major Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020d: 21, 6 f. (m).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2020d). The Caponiidae of South Africa, version 1. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, 24 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haddad, C. R. (2015). A revision of the southern African two-eyed spider genus Diploglena (Araneae: Caponiidae). African Invertebrates 56(2): 343-363. doi:10.5733/afin.056.0208 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

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-12-08 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020d n/a
2015-09-07 Species distribution update Haddad, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-09-07 New taxonomic reference entry Haddad, 2015 n/a
2015-09-07 First description of male Haddad, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-09-07 Species updated Haddad, 2015 New status (Old value)