Chaetopelma altugkadirorum Gallon, Gabriel & Tansley, 2012

Turkey, Syria
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IUCN Status
IUCN Red List Status

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Chaetopelma altugkadirorum
  • Described By: Gallon, Gabriel & Tansley, 2012
  • Researcher Profile: Richard C Gallon, Ray Gabriel, Guy Tansley
  • Genus: Chaetopelma
  • Etymology: A patronym honouring both Mr. Kadir Buğaç Kunt and Mr. Altuğ Kiziltuğ, whose efforts were instrumental in securing material of this species for description.
  • Original Type Locality: Turkey, Yayladaği, Hatay Province, 475 m a.s.l.

Specimen Records

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Chaetopelma altugkadirorum
Holotype : (OUMNH-2009-020), Turkey
Paratype : (OUMNH-2009-020), Turkey

Adult Male Activity

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Habitat and Type Locality