Pholcus kakum Huber, 2009

Huber, Bernhard A. & Kwapong, Peter, 2013, West African pholcid spiders: an overview, with descriptions of five new species (Araneae, Pholcidae), European Journal of Taxonomy 59, pp. 1-44 : 14

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2013.59

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F3B32952-A769-4A41-92EB-3EBF52AD7F7F

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6147683

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/038B87BD-896A-7827-FBE3-338D436CD0E9

treatment provided by

Jeremy

scientific name

Pholcus kakum Huber, 2009
status

 

20. Pholcus kakum Huber, 2009 . Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana ( Huber 2009).

New records

GUINEA: 1 ♀ 1 juv. in pure ethanol, in MRAC ( 236927 part), Mt Nimba, Zougué valley, near Gbakoré mine camp [7°42’N, 8°24’W], young secondary gallery forest, canopy fogging, 780 m a.s.l., 5 Oct. 2011 (D. Van den Spiegel, A. Henrard) GoogleMaps .

IVORY COAST: 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 230510 ), Taï Forest, Centre de Recherche Ecologique (CRE) [5°50’N, 7°21’W], beating in forest near Chimpanzee Camp, 22 Feb. 2010 (R. Jocqué, M. Diarassouba) GoogleMaps ; 4 ♀♀ in MRAC ( 230295 ), same locality but forest across river, forest on clayey soil, beating, 20 Feb. 2010 ; 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 230245 ), same locality but forest E of camp, “layon Gérard”, inundated forest, sieved litter, 20 Feb. 2010 (R. Jocqué, L. Oulaï) ; 1 ♂ in MRAC ( 233345 ), Taï Forest, beating, 1 Sep. 2010 (D. Van den Spiegel, A. Kablan) ; 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 233747 ), Forêt des Marais-Tanoé [5°10’N, 2°50’W], Aboisso, Dohouan , beating, 25 Oct. 2010 (A. Kablan) GoogleMaps .

GHANA: Central Region: 5 ♂♂ 8 ♀♀ (2 vials) in ZFMK ( Ar 10493-94 ), Kakum National Park (5°20.9’N, 1°23.0’W), 160 m a.s.l., forest near entrance, day collecting, 19-20 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♂ in ZFMK ( Ar 10495 ), same data but night collecting GoogleMaps ; 2 ♀♀ in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gha 147 ), same data GoogleMaps ; 2 ♀♀ 1 juv. in MRAC ( 217296 part), Kakum Forest , secondary forest, beating, 23 Nov. 2005 (R. Jocqué, D. de Bakker, L. Baert) ; 1 ♂ 1 ♀ (2 vials) in MRAC ( 217260, 276 ), same data but beating between primary and secondary forest, 11-12 Nov. 2005 . Western Region: 2 ♂♂ 1 ♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 10496 ), Ankasa National Park (5°13.0’N, 2°39.1’W), 180 m a.s.l., forest near entrance, night collecting, 22 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps ; 2 ♀♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 10497 ), Ankasa National Park , forest along Big Tree Trail (~ 5°15.1’N, 2°38.4’W), ~ 100 m a.s.l., 23 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps . Eastern Region: 1 ♀ 2 juvs in ZFMK ( Ar 10498 ), Atewa Hills, Atewa Atwirebu Reserve (6°13.8’N, 0°33.5’W), 740 m a.s.l., 25 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps ; 1 ♀ in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gha 135 ), same data GoogleMaps .

MRAC

Belgium, Tervuren, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale

ZFMK

Germany, Bonn, Zoologische Forschungsinstitut und Museum "Alexander Koenig"

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Pholcidae

Genus

Pholcus