Cheiracanthium wilma Benoit, 1977



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Helebiona wilma Benoit, 1977


Conservation Status

Possibly still extant (Ashmole & Ashmole, 2004b).



St. Helena


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Benoit, P. L. G. (1977). Fam. Clubionidae. In La faune terrestre de l'île de Saite-Hélène IV. Annls Mus. r. Afr. cent. (Zool.-Ser. 8°) 220: 64-81.


Other references:

Ashmole, Philip, and, Ashmole, Myrtle. (2004a). The invertebrates of Prosperous Bay Plain, St Helena: A survey, by Philip and Myrtle Ashmole, September – December 2003. Commissioned by the St Helena Government and financed by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Peebles, Scotland: Kidston Mill.

Ashmole, Philip, and, Ashmole, Myrtle. (2004b). Guide to Invertebrates of Prosperous Bay Plain, St Helena and Illustrated account of species found on the Eastern Arid Area (EAA), including Prosperous Bay Plain, Holdfast Tom and Horse Point Plain. Peebles, Scotland: Kidston Mill. 92 pp.


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