Taxon details

Anahita aculeata (Simon, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-05-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West, Central Africa
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Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Ctenus aculeatus Simon, 1897b: 494 (Df).
Anahita lurida Simon, 1897b: 497 (Df).
Anahita icterica Simon, 1909f: 363 (Dm).
Anahita strandi Lessert, 1929: 146, f. 25 (Dmf).
Ctenus aculeatus Hyatt, 1954: 892, f. 18 (f).
Anahita aculeata Benoit, 1977m: 371, f. 1A-D (Tf from Ctenus, Sm).
Anahita aculeata Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 141, f. 21-25, 79 (mf).
Anahita aculeata Henrard & Jocqué, 2017a: 146, f. S5A-E (mf).

Benoit, P. L. G. (1977m). Etudes sur les Ctenidae africains (Araneae) III. Le remembrement du genre Anahita Karsch 1879. Revue Zoologique Africaine 91: 368-380. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Henrard, A. & Jocqué, R. (2017a). Morphological and molecular evidence for new genera in the Afrotropical Cteninae (Araneae, Ctenidae) complex. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 180(1): 82-154 & Suppl. doi:10.1111/zoj.12461 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hyatt, K. H. (1954). The African spiders of the family Ctenidae in the collections of the British Museum (Natural History). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 7: 877-894. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1929). Araignées du Congo recueillies au cours de l'expédition organisée par l'American Museum (1909-1915). Troisième partie. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 36(1): 103-159. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.117628 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Simon, E. (1909f). Arachnides recueillis par L. Fea sur la côte occidentale d'Afrique. 2e partie. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 44: 335-449. [year corrected from 1910 to 1909, see pp. 337, 353, 369, etc.; following Bonnet, contra Roewer] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Steyn, T. L., Van der Donckt, J.-F. & Jocqué, R. (2003). The Ctenidae (Araneae) of the rainforests in eastern Côte d'Ivoire. Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Sciences zoologiques 290: 129-166. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-05-07 New taxonomic reference entry Henrard & Jocqué, 2017a n/a