Taxon details


Cryptachaea blattea (Urquhart, 1886)

Rank: Species | Status: accepted | Described: m f | LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:007354]
Last updated: 2016-09-19

Distribution: Africa. Introduced to USA, Chile, Azores, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii External Resources *: araneae - Spiders of Europe |

Taxonomic references
Theridium blatteus Urquhart, 1886: 190, pl. 7, f. 2 (Df).
Theridium setiger Urquhart, 1886: 196, pl. 8, f. 3 (Df).
Theridium tuberculum Urquhart, 1887: 104 (Dm).
Theridium albo-gullatum Urquhart, 1887: 108, pl. 8, f. 11 (Dm).
Theridion acoreensis Berland, 1932a: 74, f. 1-2 (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:006742].
Dipoena tubercula Bryant, 1933b: 10, pl. 2, f. 16, pl. 4, f. 42 (mf).
Dipoena blattea Bryant, 1935c: 57.
Theridion acoreensis Machado, 1941: 22, f. 18-21 (f, Dm).
Achaearanea geochares Levi, 1955a: 20, f. 39-40, 46 (Dmf).
Achaearanea acoreensis Denis, 1962a: 60, f. 57-59 (Tmf from Theridion).
Achaearanea acoreensis Levi, 1963b: 220 (S).
Achaearanea teja Levi, 1967a: 8, f. 8-10 (Df).
Achaearanea acoreensis Levi, 1967c: 179, f. 12-14 (mf).
Achaearanea acoreensis Sedgwick, 1973: 349 (S).
Achaearanea acoreensis Wunderlich, 1992a: 408, f. 567-569 (mf).
Achaearanea blattea Fitzgerald & Sirvid, 2003: 29, f. 3a-c (Tmf from Dipoena).
Cryptachaea acoreensis Yoshida, 2008: 39 (Tmf from Achaearanea).
Cryptachaea blattea Vink et al., 2009: 57, f. 1-6 (Tmf from Achaearanea, S).
Cryptachaea acoreensis Crespo et al., 2009a: 474, f. 11 (f).
Cryptachaea blattea Paquin, Vink & Dupérré, 2010: 62, f. 34.1, 13-14 (mf).
References

Berland, L. (1932a). Voyage de MM. L. Chopard et A. Méquignon aux Açores (août-septembre 1930). II; Araignées. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 101: 69-84. (see also Bull. Soc. ent. Fr., 1932: p. 119) download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bryant, E. B. (1933b). Notes on types of Urquhart's spiders. Records of the Canterbury Museum 4: 1-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bryant, E. B. (1935c). Notes on some of Urquhart's species of spiders. Records of the Canterbury Museum 4: 53-70. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Crespo, L. C., Cardoso, P., Henriques, S. & Gaspar, C. (2009a). Spiders (Araneae) from Porto Santo (Madeira, Portugal): additions to the current knowledge. Boletín de la Sociedad Entomologica Aragonesa 45: 471-475. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1962a). Les araignées de l'archipel de Madère (Mission du Professeur Vandel). Publicações do Instituto Zoologia Doutor Augusto Nobre 79: 1-118. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fitzgerald, B. M. & Sirvid, P. J. (2003). The genus Trigonobothrys in New Zealand and a redescription of Achaearanea blattea (Theridiidae: Araneae). Tuhinga 14: 25-33. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1955a). The spider genera Coressa and Achaearanea in America north of Mexico (Araneae, Theridiidae). American Museum Novitates 1718: 1-33. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1963b). American spiders of the genus Achaearanea and the new genus Echinotheridion (Araneae, Theridiidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 129: 187-240. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1967a). The theridiid spider fauna of Chile. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 136: 1-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1967c). Cosmopolitan and pantropical species of theridiid spiders (Araneae: Theridiidae). Pacific Insects 9: 175-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1941). Araignées nouvelles pour la faune portugaise (II). Memorias e Estudos do Museu Zoologico da Universidade de Coimbra 117: i-xvi, 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P., Vink, C. J. & Dupérré, N. (2010). Spiders of New Zealand: Annotated Family Key & Species List. Manaaki Whenua Press, Lincoln, New Zealand, vii+ 118 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sedgwick, W. C. (1973). New species, records and synonyms of Chilean theridiid spiders (Araneae, Theridiidae). Psyche, Cambridge 80: 349-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1886). On the spiders of New Zealand. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 18: 184-205. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1887). On new species of Araneida. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 19: 72-118. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vink, C. J., Dupérré, N., Paquin, P., Fitzgerald, B. M. & Sirvid, P. J. (2009). The cosmopolitan spider Cryptachaea blattea (Urquhart 1886) (Araneae: Theridiidae): Redescription, including COI sequence, and new synonymy. Zootaxa 2133: 55-63. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1992a). Die Spinnen-Fauna der Makaronesischen Inseln: Taxonomie, Ökologie, Biogeographie und Evolution. Beiträge zur Araneologie 1: 1-619. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (2008). A revision of the genus Achaearanea (Araneae: Theridiidae). Acta Arachnologica 57: 37-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2016-09-19 New taxonomic reference entry Crespo et al., 2009a n/a