Loxosceles parramae Newlands, 1981

Lotz, L. N., 2017, An update on the spider genus Loxosceles (Araneae: Sicariidae) in the Afrotropical region, with description of seven new species, Zootaxa 4341 (4), pp. 475-494: 484-485

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4341.4.2

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FB8670-D54B-6744-FF48-F9925729FD8E

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scientific name

Loxosceles parramae Newlands, 1981
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Loxosceles parramae Newlands, 1981 

( FIGS 10View FIGURES 1 – 18, 29View FIGURES 19 – 37)

Loxosceles parrami Newlands, 1981: 358  , f. 1–3; 1986: 66, f. 33, 37–39. Loxosceles parramae  — Lotz, 2012: 26.

Specimens studied. SOUTH AfRIcA: FREE STATE PROvINcE, 1♀, BLOEMfONTEIN, DAN PIENAAR, 29°08’S, 26°10’E, 15.XI.2006, MRGoogleMaps  . ROBERTSON LEG. (NMBA 10276); 1♂, BRANDFORT, AMANzI PRIVATE GAME RESERVE, 28°35’S, 26°26’E, 7.I.2010, V. BUTLER LEG. (NMBA 16468); 3♂, 3♀ AND 5 IMM., CLOCOLAN, MPETSANE CONSERVATION ESTATE, 28°48’S, 27°39’E, 8–9.III.2007, L.N. LOTz LEG., (NMBA 10429, 10 446), C. HAddAd LEG. (NMBA 15267), 1.XI.2013, A. JONES LEG. (ACAT 2007/1722, 2014/1116); 1♂ AND 1♀, FOURIESBURG, BEGINSEL, OLD MILL MOUNTAIN RESORT, 28°36’S, 28°28’E, 6.III.2006, L.N. LOTz LEG. (NMBA 10085); 1♀, HARRISMITH, QWA QWA MOUNTAIN, 28°30’S, 28°46’E, 19.IV.1994, L.N. LOTz LEG. (NMBA 6511); 1♀, HARRISMITH, WILGER PARK, 28°17’S, 29°07’E, IV.2010, J. VAN AS LEG. ( NMBA 15266View Materials); 2♂, REITz, 27°48’S, 28°27’E, VIII.2007, DGoogleMaps  . VISSER LEG. (ACAT 2007/4297); 6♂, 1♀ AND 1 IMM., VREdE, 27°26’S, 29°08’E, 18.XII.1991, T. WESSELS LEG. (AcAT 92/414), 22.I.1992 (AcAT 92/430), 28.II.1992 (AcAT 92/473), 18.XI.1992 (AcAT 93/344), 26.XII.1992 (AcAT 93/976), 21.I.1993 (AcAT 93/1004), 1.XI.1993 (ACAT 95/52), 16.I.1995 (ACAT 95/106); GAUTENG PROVINCE, 1♂, BENONI, 26°12’S, 28°19’E, 28.III.1987, L. LERWILL LEG. ( ACAT 89 /56)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀ AND 6 IMM., GROENKLOOF NATURE RESERVE, 25°47’S, 28°12’E, 2.VII.2000, A. LEROY LEG. (ACAT 2007/2698); ♂ HOLOTYPE AND 2♂ AND 4♀ PARATYPES, JOHANNESBURG, BELLEVUE, [26°10’S, 28°05’E], S. PARRAM, 1979 (SAIMR); 1♂, JOHANNESBURG, [26°10’S, 28°05’E], 6.IV.1965, COLLECTOR UNKNOWN (AM H32); 1♀, JOHANNESBURG, ROSEBANK, [26°10’S, 28°05’E], 25.IV.1966, COLLECTOR UNKNOWN (AM); 1♂, 2♀ AND 1 IMM., PRETORIA, ApIES RIvER CAvE, 25°47’S, 28°13’E, 15.II.2002, J. MYbURGH LEG. (AcAT 2005/1360, 2005/1368).

Natural History. COLLEcTEd fROM GRASSLANd, fROM UNdER ROckS ANd IN cAvES ANd bUILdINGS. SOME HAvE bEEN fOUNd IN THE SAME cAvE AS L. speluncarum  .

Distribution. Loxosceles parramae  IS fOUNd IN GAUTENG ANd FREE STATE PROvINcES, SOUTH AfRIcA ( FIG. 38View FIGURES 38).

VAN

Soci�t� Polymathique du Morbihan

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Sicariidae

Genus

Loxosceles

Loc

Loxosceles parramae Newlands, 1981

Lotz, L. N. 2017
2017
Loc

Loxosceles parrami

Lotz 2012: 26
Newlands 1981: 358
2012