Poecilotheria metallica Pocock, 1899

India
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IUCN Red List Status

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Poecilotheria metallica
  • Described By: Pocock, 1899
  • Researcher Profile: Reginald Innes Pocock
  • Genus: Poecilotheria
  • Common Name: Gooty Ornamental
  • Original Type Locality: Near Gooty, 257 miles from Madras
    • Poecilotheria metallica Pocock, 1899
    • Poecilotheria metallica Pocock, 1900

Specimen Records

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Poecilotheria metallica
Holotype : (?), India

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