Taxon details

Bowie corniger (F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m
  • Last updated: 2022-08-23
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa (introduced?)
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Taxonomic references
Ctenus corniger F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1898: 26, pl. 3, f. 11 (Dm).
Ctenus corniger Gravely, 1931: 236, f. 1F (m).
Ctenus corniger Benoit, 1979b: 429, f. 17 (m).
Bowie corniger Jäger, 2022a: 108 (T from Ctenus).
Ctenus corniger Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022c: 10, 2 f. (m).

Benoit, P. L. G. (1979b). Etudes sur les Ctenidae africains (Araneae) VIII. Gen. Ctenus Walck.-groupe abditus. Revue Zoologique Africaine 93(2): 425-444. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2022c). The Ctenidae of South Africa. Version 2. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 17 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.6090166 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1931). Some Indian spiders of the families Ctenidae, Sparassidae, Selenopidae and Clubionidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 33(3): 211-282. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2022a). Bowie gen. nov., a diverse lineage of ground-dwelling spiders occurring from the Himalayas to Papua New Guinea and northern Australia (Araneae: Ctenidae: Cteninae). Zootaxa 5170(1): 1-200. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5170.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1898). On the cteniform spiders of Africa, Arabia and Syria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 66(1): 13-32, pl. 3-4. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1898.tb03126.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-08-23 New taxonomic reference entry Jäger, 2022a n/a
2022-08-23 Species transferred to new genus Jäger, 2022a Species transferred from Ctenus to Bowie
2022-08-23 Species distribution update Jäger, 2022a n/a (Old value)
2022-06-06 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022c n/a