Physocyclus globosus (Taczanowski, 1874)

Bernhard A. Huber & Charles M. Warui, 2012, East African pholcid spiders: an overview, with descriptions of eight new species (Araneae, Pholcidae), European Journal of Taxonomy 29 (29), pp. 1-44: 10-12

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2012.29

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1C1A87FF-1050-FFB1-F6FF-1417FED7FD6B

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scientific name

Physocyclus globosus (Taczanowski, 1874)
status

 

52. Physocyclus globosus (Taczanowski, 1874)   . Tanzania ( Saaristo, 2001); newly recorded for Burundi, Kenya, Malawi, and Uganda.

New records

BURUNDI: 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 134827), Bujumbura [3°22.2’S, 29°22.0’E], 2 Jan. 1969 (J. Lewalle) GoogleMaps   . KENYA: 1 ♂, 1 juv. in ZMUC, Malindi, Silversand Campsite [~ 3°14.0’S, 40°07.6’E], 12 Aug. 1979 (N. Scharff) GoogleMaps   . MALAWI: 1 ♂ in MRAC ( 153511 part), Chintheche [11°50.1’S, 34°10.1’E], in house, 15 Jan. 1978 (R. Jocqué) GoogleMaps   . TANZANIA: 1 ♀ in MRAC ( 125959), Zanzibar [~ 6°10’S, 39°12’E], 26 Nov. 1968 (J. Cloudsley Thompson) GoogleMaps   ; 1 ♂, 1 juv. in MRAC ( 159419), Dar es Salaam, U.D.S.M Campus [6°46.8’S, 39°12.2’E], 1977 (K.M. Howell and zoology students) GoogleMaps   ; 5 juvs. in CAS, Dar es Salaam , in house, 25- 26 Oct. 1995 (D. Ubick)   . UGANDA: 2 ♂♂ in ZFMK ( Ar 8682), Bushenyi District, near Katunguru , in building (0°08.9’S, 30°03.9’E), 950 m a.s.l., 29 Nov. 2010 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps   ; 2 ♂♂, 1 ♀ in ZFMK ( Ar 8683), Masindi District, Nybyeya , in building (1°40.3’N, 31°32.2’E), 1145 m a.s.l., 9 Dec. 2010 (B.A. Huber) GoogleMaps   .

MRAC

Belgium, Tervuren, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale

ZMUC

Denmark, Kobenhavn [= Copenhagen], University of Copenhagen, Zoological Museum

CAS

USA, California, San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences

ZFMK

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Araneae

Family

Pholcidae

Genus

Physocyclus