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)

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

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

Links and literature

EN Platnick N. I.: World Spider Catalog 13.5 [], American Museum of Natural History [as Pterinochilus Pocock, 1897]
Data retrieved on: 8 May 2013

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