Taxon details

Izithunzi silvicola (Purcell, 1904)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-01-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: South Africa
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Taxonomic references
Drymusa silvicola Purcell, 1904: 152, pl. 11, f. 24-25 (Dmf).
Izithunzi silvicola Labarque, Pérez-González & Griswold, 2018: 421, f. 3D-F, 4D, 7D, 8D-E, 9A, 10C, 11D-F, 21A-F, 22A-F (mf, T from Drymusa).
Izithunzi silvicola Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022n: 8, f. 1-5 (m).

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2022n). The Drymusidae of South Africa. Version 2. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 10 pp. [N.B.: this is an other version than doi: 10.5281/zenodo.6103059] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Labarque, F. M., Pérez-González, A. & Griswold, C. E. (2018). Molecular phylogeny and revision of the false violin spiders (Araneae: Drymusidae) of Africa. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 183(2): 390-430. doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx088 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Purcell, W. F. (1904). Descriptions of new genera and species of South African spiders. Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society 15: 115-173, pl. 10-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-01-21 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2022n n/a
2018-06-15 New taxonomic reference entry Labarque, Pérez-González & Griswold, 2018 n/a
2018-06-15 Species transferred to new genus Labarque, Pérez-González & Griswold, 2018 Species transferred from Drymusa to Izithunzi