A revision of the genus Medmassa Simon , 1887 ( Araneae : Corinnidae ) in the Afrotropical Region

@inproceedings{Haddad1999ARO,
  title={A revision of the genus Medmassa Simon , 1887 ( Araneae : Corinnidae ) in the Afrotropical Region},
  author={Charles Richard Haddad and Jan Bosselaers},
  year={1999}
}
The genus Medmassa Simon, 1887 is revised in the Afrotropical Region. The type species is M. frenata (Simon, 1887) from the Philippines, described from a subadult female. The widespread, but previously poorly known M. semiaurantiaca Simon, 1910, appears to be the only congeneric Afrotropical species. It is redescribed, illustrated for the first time, and proposed as a senior synonym of M. hiekae Berland, 1922. Medmassa laurenti Lessert, 1946 from the Congo D.R. is proposed as a junior synonym… CONTINUE READING
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