Taxon details

Capobula infima (Simon, 1896)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-03-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; j (16457) (Haddad et al., 2021)
Taxonomic references
Orthobula infima Simon, 1896b: 402 (Dj in generic nomen nudum).
Capobula infima Haddad et al., 2021: 54, f. 5-6, 11-53, 59-64 (Dmf, T from Orthobula).

Haddad, C. R., Jin, C., Platnick, N. I. & Booysen, R. (2021). Capobula gen. nov., a new Afrotropical dark sac spider genus related to Orthobula Simon, 1897 (Araneae: Trachelidae). Zootaxa 4942(1): 41-71. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4942.1.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1896b). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Clubionidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 40: 400-422. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-03-11 New taxonomic reference entry Haddad et al., 2021 n/a
2021-03-11 Species transferred to new genus Haddad et al., 2021 Species transferred from Orthobula to Capobula
2021-03-11 First description of female Haddad et al., 2021 n/a (Old value)
2021-03-11 First description of male Haddad et al., 2021 n/a (Old value)