Taxon profile


usambara baboon spider
Pterinochilus Pocock, 1897

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Araneae - spiders »  family Theraphosidae - tarantulas »  subfamily Harpactirinae - baboon spiders

Scientific synonyms

Pterinochilides Strand, 1920


Pterinochilus - usambara baboon spider

Pterinochilus sp.( murinus group) „usambara-orange form“

Author: Michal Toráň

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Pterinochilus alluaudi Berland, 1914
species Pterinochilus andrewsmithi Gallon, 2009
species Pterinochilus chordatus (Gerstäcker, 1873)

Pterinochilus chordatus

species Pterinochilus cryptus Gallon, 2008
species Pterinochilus lapalala Gallon & Engelbrecht, 2011
species Pterinochilus lugardi Pocock, 1900
species Pterinochilus murinus Pocock, 1897 - Mombasa Baboon Spider

Pterinochilus murinus

species Pterinochilus raygabrieli Gallon, 2009
species Pterinochilus simoni Berland, 1917
species Pterinochilus vorax Pocock, 1897

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1320938]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pterinochilus Pocock, 1897]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN World Spider Catalog 21.0 []

World Spider Catalog: World Spider Catalog [], Natural History Museum Bern [as Pterinochilus Pocock, 1897]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2020

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