Native Animals

Liphistius kanthan

Kanthan Cave Trapdoor Spider
CR
Critically Endangered
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2013
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SSN 60835
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Taxonomy

The taxonomic status is pending for approval

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Description

So far we know little about the species, apart from its appearance.

Habitats

No Description Suitability Seasonality
1
Caves and Subterranean Habitats → Caves
Suitable Unknown
References : http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/classification-schemes/habitats-classification-scheme-ver3

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2013 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Critically Endangered (CR)
3.1

Biodiversity Experts

Profile
Norma Binti Che Yusoff (Prof. Dr.)
University of Malaya (UM)
  • Spiders (Ecology)
  • Protected Areas
  • Marine & Coastal
  • Digital Sequence Information (DSI)
  • Climate Change
  • PM
  • W
Rosli Hashim (Prof. Dr.)
University of Malaya (UM)
  • Birds (Ecology)
  • Mammals (Ecology)
  • Spiders
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Protected Areas
  • PM
  • W
Tan Li Peng (Dr.)
Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Arachnids
  • Insects
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Forest
  • PM
PM - Peninsular Malaysia; SBH - Sabah; SWK - Sarawak; SEA - Southeast Asia; W - World;

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Mrs. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Photo credit :- Fletcher & Baylis

Species Citation :- Liphistius kanthan. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/60835. [Retrieved 07 July 2022].

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