Sarax singaporae Gravely, 1911


Original combination: Sarax sarawakensis singaporae


Taxonomic references

Sarax sarawakensis singaporae Gravely:

Gravely, 1911b: 37–38 original description

Phrynichosarax singaporae (Gravely):

Gravely, 1915b: 440, fig. 5 (as Phrynichosarax singapurae [sic])
Buxton, 1917: 3 (as Phrynichosarax singapurae [sic])
Mello-Leitão, 1931: 53 (as Phrynicosarax [sic] singapurae [sic])

Sarax singaporae Gravely:

Harvey, 2003c: 8
Seiter and Hörweg, 2014: 53
Seiter and Wolff, 2014: 234, fig. 1b
Miranda, Giupponi, Prendini and Scharff, 2021: 203–204, fig. 103, table 8
Anh and Luong, 2022: 69, fig. 8, table 1

Distribution table
Type locality: Botanical Gardens, Singapore, Singapore.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Botanical Gardens 1.3 103.816666
Type repository
  • Syntype Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany 2 females (SMF 64594)
Zoobank LSID


Buxton, B.H. (1917). Notes on the anatomy of arachnids. Journal of Morphology 29: 1–31. -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F.H. (1911b). Notes on Pedipalpi in the collection of the Indian Museum. II. A preliminary note on a new Sarax from Singapore. Records of the Indian Museum 6: 36–38. -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F.H. (1915b). A revision of the Oriental subfamilies of Tarantulidae (order Pedipalpi). Records of the Indian Museum 11: 433–455. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (2003c). Catalogue of the smaller arachnid orders of the world: Amblypygi, Uropygi, Schizomida, Palpigradi, Ricinulei and Solifugae. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. (1931). Pedipalpos do Brasil e algumas notas sobre a ordem. Archivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 33: 8–72. -- Show included taxa

Seiter, M. & Hörweg, C. (2014). The whip spider collection (Arachnida, Amblypygi) held in the Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 46: 47–53. -- Show included taxa

Seiter, M. & Wolff, J. (2014). Description of Sarax buxtoni (Gravely 1915) (Arachnida: Amblypygi: Charinidae) and a new case of parthenogenesis in Amblypygi from Singapore. Journal of Arachnology 42: 233–239. doi: -- Show included taxa

Miranda, Gustavo S., Giupponi, A.P. de L., Prendini, L. & Scharff, Nikolaj (2021). Systematic revision of the pantropical whip spider family Charinidae Quintero, 1986 (Arachnida, Amblypygi). European Journal of Taxonomy 772: 1–409. doi: -- Show included taxa

Anh, N.T.T & Luong, P.T.H. (2022). A new species of the whip spider genus Weygoldtia (Arachnida: Amblypygi: Charinidae) from Con Dao National Park, Vietnam. Academia Journal of Biology 44(3): 67-76. doi: 10.15625/2615-9023/16953 -- Show included taxa

Date Type Reference Old value
2024-03-15 Taxonomic reference update Anh and Luong, 2022
2024-03-15 Taxonomic reference update Miranda, Giupponi, Prendini and Scharff, 2021
2024-03-15 Species updated Old value
2024-03-09 Species updated Old value
2024-03-09 New taxonomic reference entry Miranda, Giupponi, Prendini and Scharff, 2021
2024-03-09 Taxonomic reference update Seiter and Wolff, 2014
2024-03-09 Taxonomic reference update Gravely, 1915
2024-03-09 Taxonomic reference update
2024-03-09 Species updated Old value
2024-03-09 Species updated Old value
2022-11-07 New taxonomic reference entry Anh and Luong, 2022