Loxosceles speluncarum Simon, 1893

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: 491

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

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scientific name

Loxosceles speluncarum Simon, 1893
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Loxosceles speluncarum Simon, 1893 

( FIGS 16View FIGURES 1 – 18, 35View FIGURES 19 – 37)

Loxosceles speluncarum Simon, 1893: 273  ; 1894: 64; Newlands, 1975: 146, f. 6; 1986: 73, f. 46–48; Lotz, 2012: 32.

Specimens studied. SOUTH AfRIcA: GAUTENG PROvINcE, PRETORIA, 2♀ ANd 3 IMM., ApIES RIvER CAvE, 25°47’S, 28°13’E, 15.II.2002, MGoogleMaps  . MYBURGH LEG. (ACAT 2005/359); 1♀, FOUNTAIN CAVES, 25°47’S, 28°12’E, 23.X.2002, J. MYBURGH LEG. (ACAT 2004/518); 1♂, GROENKLOOF NATURE RESERVE, 25°47’S, 28°12’E, 1.II.1998, A. LEROY LEG. (AcAT 2007/1621); WONdERbOOM CAvE, 25°42’S, 28°12’E, 9.IX.1999, J. MYbURGH LEG. (AcAT 2003/1451).

Natural History. COLLEcTEd fROM INSIdE cAvES. SOME SpEcIMENS WERE cOLLEcTEd fROM THE SAME cAvE AS L. parramae  .

Distribution. CAvES IN THE PRETORIA AREA, SOUTH AfRIcA ( FIG. 39View FIGURES 39).

IMM

Inner Mongolian Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Sicariidae

Genus

Loxosceles

Loc

Loxosceles speluncarum Simon, 1893

Lotz, L. N. 2017
2017
Loc

Loxosceles speluncarum

Lotz 2012: 32
Newlands 1975: 146
Simon 1893: 273
1975