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Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library

by Jerzy Proszynski 1997

Harmochirus luculentus Simon, 1885

No. 0447 Africa: Ethiopia; Zanzibar; Madagascar

See synonymic species albibarbis and elegans] [ See phot from Yemen] [See drawings from Yemen]

Holotype as shown by Proszynski (1.) <================================>and by Wesolowska (2.)

  Curious discrepancy between holotypes of two synonymic (?) species as illustrated by Logunov 2001a 
3a.a) holotype of H. luculentus <=============================> holotype of H. albibarbis  

2b) the same holotype of H. albibarbis as drawn by Wesolowska

3b) other drawings of H. luculentus by Logunov 2001a

Source: 1. Original drawings by J. Proszynski, published first in Proszynski 1987: 59, 108.
2. Wesolowska W. 1994. Notes on the African species of the genus Harmochirus Simon, 1885 (Aranei: Salticidae). Genus, Wroclaw 5 (3): 203-204, 14-15 ff. With Author's permission.

3. Logunov D.V. 2001a [2000]. Redefinition of the Genus Bianor Peckham et Peckham, 1885 and Harmochirus SimoN, 1885, with establishment of a new genus Sibianor gen. n. ( Aranei: Salticidae ). Arthropoda Selecta, Moscow 9 (4): 254-260, figs 214-221. With Author's and Editor's permission.

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