Taxon details

Pronophaea proxima (Lessert, 1923)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2014-07-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Medmassa proxima Lessert, 1923: 204, f. 52, 54 (Dm).
Medmassa proxima Bosselaers & Jocqué, 2002: 250, f. 3I, 4D (mf).
Pronophaea proxima Haddad & Bosselaers, 2010: 9, f. 31-32 (Tmf from Medmassa).
Pronophaea proxima Ramírez, 2014: 229, f. 157G-H, 176E (mf).

Bosselaers, J. & Jocqué, R. (2002). Studies in Corinnidae: cladistic analysis of 38 corinnid and liocranid genera, and transfer of Phrurolithinae. Zoologica Scripta 31(3): 241-270. doi:10.1046/j.1463-6409.2002.00080.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haddad, C. R. & Bosselaers, J. (2010). A revision of the genus Medmassa Simon, 1887 (Araneae: Corinnidae) in the Afrotopical Region. Zootaxa 2361: 1-12. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.2361.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1923). Araignées du sud de l'Afrique. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 30: 161-212. 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

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a