Taxon details

Jocquestus schenkeli (Lessert, 1923)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-09-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: D.R. Congo, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Angola?
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Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Trachelas schenkeli Lessert, 1923: 197, f. 47-49 (Df).
Trachelas schenkeli Lessert, 1933: 130, f. 49-50 (Dm).
Trachelas schenkeli Bosselaers & Jocqué, 2002: 250, f. 3H (m).
Jocquestus schenkeli Lyle & Haddad, 2018: 327, f. 1-8, 21-40, 65-69 (mf, T from Trachelas).

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

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

Lessert, R. de (1933). Araignées d'Angola. (Resultats de la Mission scientifique suisse en Angola 1928-1929). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 40(4): 85-159. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lyle, R. & Haddad, C. R. (2018). Jocquestus, a new genus of trachelid sac spiders from the Afrotropical Region (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa 4471(2): 309-333. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4471.2.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-09-05 New taxonomic reference entry Lyle & Haddad, 2018 n/a
2018-09-05 Species transferred to new genus Lyle & Haddad, 2018 Species transferred from Trachelas to Jocquestus
2018-09-05 Species distribution update Lyle & Haddad, 2018 n/a (Old value)