Leptopholcus guineensis Millot, 1941,

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: 8

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

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scientific name

Leptopholcus guineensis Millot, 1941
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8. Leptopholcus guineensis Millot, 1941  . Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea ( Millot 1941; Huber 2009); newly recorded for Ghana.

New records

GUINEA: 7 ♂♂ 5 ♀♀ in pure ethanol, in MRAC ( 236931), Mt. Nimba, Forêt de Zié, near Gouan camp or “Station de Pompage Zié” [7°40’N, 8°26’W], 1250 m a.s.l., 3 Oct. 2011 (D. van den Spiegel, A. Henrard)GoogleMaps  ; 1 ♀ 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  .

GHANA: Ashanti Region: 4 ♂♂ 1 juv. in ZFMK ( Ar 10468), Bomfobiri Wildlife Sanctuary (6°57.3’N, 1°11.1’W), 160 m a.s.l., forest near river, 3 Mar. 2013 (B.A. Huber)GoogleMaps  ; 1 ♀ 3 juvs in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gha 131), same dataGoogleMaps  . Eastern Region: 1 ♂ 1 juv. in ZFMK ( Ar 10469), near Mpraeso (6°34.1’N, 0°43.9’W), 370 m a.s.l., degraded forest near road, 10 Mar. 2013 (B.A. Huber)GoogleMaps  ; 2 juvs in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gha 152), same dataGoogleMaps  . Volta Region: 2 ♂♂ 4 ♀♀ 7 juvs in ZFMK ( Ar 10470), Agumatsa Wildlife Sanctuary, Wli waterfall (7°06.2’N, 0°36.0’E), ~ 300 m a.s.l., forest near waterfall, 27 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber)GoogleMaps  ; 5 juvs in pure ethanol, in ZFMK ( Gha 164), same dataGoogleMaps  ; 1 ♂ 1 ♀ 1 juv. in ZFMK ( Ar 10471), Tagbo waterfall (7°00.7’N, 0°34.4’E), ~ 500 m a.s.l., forest near waterfall, 28 Feb. 2013 (B.A. Huber)GoogleMaps  . Central Region: 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 217306), Kakum Forest , primary forest, 11 Nov. 2005 (R. Jocqué, D. de Bakker, L. Baert)  .

MRAC

Belgium, Tervuren, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale

ZFMK

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