Ceratogyrus attonitifer Engelbrecht, 2019

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Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Ceratogyrus attonitifer
  • Described By: Engelbrecht, 2019
  • Researcher Profile: Ian Engelbrecht
  • Genus: Ceratogyrus
  • Etymology: The specific epithet is derived from the Latin root attonit–, meaning astonishment or fascination, and the suffix –fer, bearer of or carrier, and refers to the astonishment felt by the authors at the discovery of this remarkable species.
  • Original Type Locality: Moxico, Angola

Specimen Records

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Ceratogyrus attonitifer
Holotype : ( NCA 2018/334), Angola
Paratype : (NCA 2018/335), Angola
Paratype : (NMSA 29340 (Type No: 2335)), Angola
Paratype : (ZMB/arach 49121), Angola
Paratype : (ZMB/arach 49122), Angola
j (NCA2018/328), Angola

Adult Male Activity

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Habitat and Type Locality

Ceratogyrus attonitifer
Ceratogyrus attonitifer