The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: CTENIDAE

Gen. Africactenus Hyatt, 1954 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01777]

A. Hyatt, 1954: 888, type Ctenus agilior Pocock, 1899.

In synonymy:
A. caporiaccoi (Lessert, 1946, T from Caloctenus) = A. ghesquierei (Lessert, 1946) (Benoit, 1974a: 136).
A. desartsi Hyatt, 1954 = A. decorosus (Arts, 1912) (Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 134).
A. sandersoni Hyatt, 1954 = A. poecilus (Thorell, 1899) (Benoit, 1974a: 140).

f acteninus Benoit, 1974....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020405]
A. a. Benoit, 1974a: 139, f. 5, 10.2c (Df).

mf agilior (Pocock, 1899) *....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020406]
Ctenus a. Pocock, 1899e: 873, pl. 55, f. 7 (Dm).
A. a. Hyatt, 1954: 888, f. 28 (Tm from Ctenus, Df).
A. a. Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.1b (f).

mf decorosus (Arts, 1912)....................Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020542]
Ctenus d. Arts, 1912: 210, pl. 3, f. 42 (Dm).
A. desartsi Hyatt, 1954: 889, f. 29 (Df).
A. desartsi Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.1c (f).
Ctenus d. Benoit, 1981: 32, f. 2 (m).
A. d. Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 134, f. 6-10, 78, 81 (Tm from Ctenus, Sf).

mf depressus Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020407]
A. d. Hyatt, 1954: 888, f. 7-8, 31 (Dmf).
A. d. Benoit, 1974a: 140, f. 7, 10.1f (mf).

mf evadens Steyn & Jocqué, 2003....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038718]
A. e. Steyn & Jocqué, in Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 137, f. 11-15, 76, 82 (Dmf).

f fernandensis (Simon, 1910)....................Bioko [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020451]
Caloctenus f. Simon, 1910c: 362 (Df).
A. f. Silva, 2004: 13 (Tf from Caloctenus).

mf ghesquierei (Lessert, 1946)....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020409]
Caloctenus g. Lessert, 1946: 204, f. 1-2 (Dm).
Caloctenus caporiaccoi Lessert, 1946: 205, f. 3-4 (Df).
A. g. Benoit, 1974a: 136, f. 3, 10.1g (Tm from Caloctenus, Sf).

f giganteus Benoit, 1974....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020410]
A. g. Benoit, 1974a: 134, f. 1-210.1a (Df).

f guineensis (Simon, 1897)....................Sierra Leone [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020411]
Caloctenus g. Simon, 1897b: 496 (Df).
A. g. Benoit, 1974a: 137, f. 4, 10.1e (Tf from Caloctenus).

f kribiensis Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon, Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020412]
A. k. Hyatt, 1954: 889, f. 33 (Df).
A. k. Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.2d (f).

mf leleupi Benoit, 1975....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020413]
A. l. Benoit, 1975a: 931, f. 11-14 (Dmf).

mf longurio (Simon, 1910)....................West Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020414]
Ctenus l. Simon, 1910c: 354, f. 9 (Dmf).
Ctenus l. Arts, 1912: 192, pl. 1, f. 4 (mf).
A. l. Hyatt, 1954: 892, f. 13-14, 32 (Tmf from Ctenus).
A. l. Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.2b (f).

mf monitor Steyn & Jocqué, 2003....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:038719]
A. m. Steyn & Jocqué, in Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 139, f. 16-20, 77, 90 (Dmf).
A. m. Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2006: 98, f. 26f-i (mf).

m pococki Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon, Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020415]
A. p. Hyatt, 1954: 889, f. 15-16 (Dm).
A. p. Benoit, 1974a: 138, f. 8 (m).

f poecilus (Thorell, 1899)....................Cameroon, Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020416]
Ctenus p. Thorell, 1899: 75 (Df).
Caloctenus p. Roewer, 1955c: 668.
A. sandersoni Hyatt, 1954: 890, f. 27 (Df).
A. p. Benoit, 1974a: 139, f. 10.2a (Tf from Caloctenus, S).

f simoni Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020417]
A. s. Hyatt, 1954: 890, f. 26 (Df).
A. s. Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.1d (f).

f sladeni Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020418]
A. s. Hyatt, 1954: 890, f. 30 (Df).
A. s. Benoit, 1974a: 141, f. 10.2e (f).

mf tenuitarsis (Strand, 1908)....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020419]
Caloctenus gracilitarsis Strand, 1907i: 180 (Dmf; preoccupied).
Caloctenus t. Strand, 1908e: 277 (replacement name).
A. t. Benoit, 1974a: 140, f. 6, 10.2f (Tmf from Caloctenus).

m tridentatus Hyatt, 1954....................Zimbabwe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020420]
A. t. Hyatt, 1954: 891, f. 3-4 (Dm).

m trilateralis Hyatt, 1954....................Cameroon, Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020421]
A. t. Hyatt, 1954: 891, f. 5-6 (Dm).
A. t. Benoit, 1974a: 142, f. 9 (m).