Hyllus africanus Lessert, 1927
State of knowledge: Incomplete


groups of supergroups of genera: pending; supergroups of genera : HYLLOIDA; groups of genera: HYLLINES;

Distribution: Africa; Congo; Guinea; Nigeria: Calabar; Tanzania; Zimbabwe.


Important publication(s)
Weso這wska W. 2008 Taxonomic notes on the genus Hyllus C. L. Koch, 1846 in Africa (Araneae: Salticidae). Genus, Wroc豉w 19: 321-323, illustrations 1-6
Diagnostic illustrations used by permission of the © Editor of the Genus and the Author(s).
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Weso這wska, W.

Latest Taxonomic scrutiny

Weso這wska W., Edwards G.B. 2012 Jumping spiders (Araneae:Salticidae) of the Calabar Area (SE Nigeria). Annales zoologici, Warszawa 62(4): 747-748, illustrations 46–50
Diagnostic illustrations used by permission of the © Editor of the Annales zoologici and the Author(s).
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Weso這wska, W.
Diagnostic illustration used by permision Edwards, G.B.


Publications using actual name combination:
Lessert 1927: 449, illustrations 26B;

Synonyms and combinations (:)
Hyllus guineensis: in Berland Millot 1941: 335, illustrations 39.

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Hyllus africanus: Wesolowska 2008. Genus 19(2): 321-323, f 1-6. By courtesy.


Hyllus africanus Lessert, 1927. Lessert Araignees du Congo (Premiere partie) 1927: 449, 26B.


Hyllus africanus: Weso這wska, Edwards 2012. Ann. zool.: 62(4): 747-748, f 46–50. By courtesy.