Taxon details

Orthobula calceata Simon, 1897

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, DR Congo
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Taxonomic references
Orthobula calceata Simon, 1897b: 499 (Df).
Orthobula calceata Ramírez, 2014: 212, f. 140E, 165E-F, 180A (f, f. m).
Orthobula calceata Haddad, Jin & Platnick, 2022: 367, f. 5-6, 65-75 (Dmf).

Haddad, C. R., Jin, C. & Platnick, N. I. (2022). A revision of the spider genus Orthobula Simon, 1897 (Araneae: Trachelidae) in the Afrotropical Region. I. Continental species. Zootaxa 5133(3): 355-382. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5133.3.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. (2014). The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 390: 1-374. Link doi:10.1206/821.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897b). Etudes arachnologiques. 27e mémoire (1). XLII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 65(3, 1896): 465-510, pl. 12-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-05-05 New taxonomic reference entry Haddad, Jin & Platnick, 2022 n/a
2022-05-05 First description of male Haddad, Jin & Platnick, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2022-05-05 Species distribution update Haddad, Jin & Platnick, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a