Die Arachniden (1842)

Carl Ludwig Koch , 1842

About the Author

Carl Ludwig Koch

Carl Ludwig Koch

Carl Ludwig Koch (September 21, 1778 - August 23, 1857) was a German entomologist and arachnologist. He was responsible for classifying a great number of spiders, including the Brazilian whiteknee tarantula and Common house spider. He was born in Kusel, Germany and died in Nuremberg, Germany.

Species mentioned

Acanthoscurria convexa (C.L. Koch, 1842)

Brazil
Avicularia diversipes

Ybyrapora diversipes (C.L. Koch 1842)

Brazil
Caribena laeta

Caribena laeta (C. L. Koch, 1842)

Puerto Rico, Brazil

Chaetopelma olivaceum (C.L. Koch, 1841)

Cyprus, Turkey, Middle East, Egypt, Sudan

Kochiana brunnipes (C. L. Koch, 1842)

Brazil
Lasiodora klugi

Lasiodora klugi (C. L. Koch, 1842)

Brazil

Tapinauchenius plumipes (C. L. Koch, 1842)

Suriname

Typhochlaena seladonia (C. L. Koch, 1841)

Brazil