Family: Mimetidae Simon,1881 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0025] Detail
Gen. Mimetus Hentz, 1832 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:03323] Detail
N.B.: type species (by monotypy) is M. syllepsicus Hentz, 1832, not M. interfector Hentz, 1850 (Bryant, 1946: 48).
Transferred to other genera:
Mimetus atricinctus Urquhart, 1892 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus audax Hickman, 1929 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus aurioculatus Hickman, 1929 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus catulli Heimer, 1989 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus eutypus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935 -- see Reo
Mimetus hannemanni Heimer, 1989 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus insidiator Thorell, 1899 -- see Anansi
Mimetus japonicus Uyemura, 1938 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus maculosus Rainbow, 1904 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus mendicus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879 -- see Australomimetus
Mimetus natalensis Lawrence, 1938 -- see Anansi
Mimetus sennio (Urquhart, 1891) -- see Australomimetus
In synonymy:
Mimetus dissimulatus (Walckenaer, 1841, T from Araneus) = Mimetus syllepsicus Hentz, 1832 (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 57).
Mimetus interfector Hentz, 1850 = Mimetus syllepsicus Hentz, 1832 (Archer, 1941a: 186).
Nomen nudum:
Mimetus legendrei Emerit, 1980.
Mimetus aktius Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935 | m f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005731]
Mimetus aktius Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935b: 23, pl. 10, f. 77 (Dmf).
Mimetus arushae Caporiacco, 1947 | f | Tanzania     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005732]
Mimetus arushae Caporiacco, 1947d: 179, f. 35 (Df).
Mimetus banksi Chickering, 1947 | m f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005735]
Mimetus banksi Chickering, 1947b: 235, f. 10-13 (Dmf).
Mimetus bifurcatus Reimoser, 1939 | f | Costa Rica     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005736]
Mimetus bifurcatus Reimoser, 1939: 335, f. 1 (Df).
Mimetus bigibbosus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1894 | m | Mexico, Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005737]
Mimetus bigibbosus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1894a: 133, pl. 18, f. 12 (Dm).
Mimetus bigibbosus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 410, pl. 39, f. 1 (m).
Mimetus bishopi Caporiacco, 1949 | f | Kenya     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005738]
Mimetus bishopi Caporiacco, 1949a: 425, f. 62 (Df).
Mimetus brasilianus Keyserling, 1886 | m f | Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005739]
Mimetus brasilianus Keyserling, 1886b: 9, pl. 11, f. 138 (Df).
Mimetus brasilianus Tullgren, 1905: 37, pl. 5, f. 14 (f).
Mimetus brasilianus Mello-Leitão, 1929b: 544, pl. 1, f. 2-3, pl. 2, f. 8 (f, Dm).
Mimetus bucerus Gan, Mi, Irfan, Peng, Ran & Zhan, 2019 | m | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:051178]
Mimetus bucerus Gan et al., 2019: 3, f. 1A-C, 2A-D (Dm).
Mimetus caudatus Wang, 1990 | m | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005741]
Mimetus caudatus Wang, 1990a: 42, f. IV.4-5 (Dm).
Mimetus caudatus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 73, f. 30N-O (m).
Mimetus comorensis Schmidt & Krause, 1994 | m | Comoros     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005742]
Mimetus comorensis Schmidt & Krause, 1994d: 243, f. 6 (Dm).
Mimetus cornutus Lawrence, 1947 | f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005743]
Mimetus cornutus Lawrence, 1947: 16, f. 8a-b (Df).
Mimetus crudelis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899 | m | Guatemala     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005744]
Mimetus crudelis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 297, pl. 36, f. 8 (Dm).
Mimetus crudelis F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 410, pl. 39, f. 2 (m).
Mimetus debilispinis Mello-Leitão, 1943 | f | Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005745]
Mimetus debilispinis Mello-Leitão, 1943a: 156, f. 1 (Df).
Mimetus dimissus Petrunkevitch, 1930 | m f | Puerto Rico, Antigua     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005746]
Mimetus interfector dimissus Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 349, f. 239-240 (Df).
Mimetus dimissus Brignoli, 1984a: 200, f. 1 (Dm, elevated from subspecies).
Mimetus echinatus Wang, 1990 | m f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005747]
Mimetus echinatus Wang, 1990a: 44, f. IV.6-10 (Dmf).
Mimetus echinatus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 73, f. 30B-C, P-Q (mf).
Mimetus echinatus Yin et al., 2012: 198, f. 52a-e (mf).
Mimetus echinatus Zeng, Wang & Peng, 2016: 126, f. 1A-C, 2A-C, 3A-C, 4A-C (mf).
Mimetus epeiroides Emerton, 1882 | m f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005748]
Mimetus epeiroides Emerton, 1882: 17, pl. 3, f. 4 (Dm).
Mimetus epeiroides Chamberlin, 1923: 6, f. 3 (m).
Mimetus epeiroides Kaston, 1948: 276, f. 883-884, 892, 908 (mf, removed from S of M. interfector=M. syllepsicus).
Mimetus epeiroides Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 174, f. 1945-1947 (mf).
Mimetus fernandi Lessert, 1930 | f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005749]
Mimetus fernandi Lessert, 1930: 623, f. 7 (Df).
Mimetus haynesi Gertsch & Mulaik, 1940 | m | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005751]
Mimetus haynesi Gertsch & Mulaik, 1940: 333, f. 5-6 (Dm).
Mimetus hesperus Chamberlin, 1923 | m f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005752]
Mimetus hesperus Chamberlin, 1923: 5, f. 2, 7-8 (Dmf).
Mimetus hesperus Breene et al., 1993: 90, f. 118A-C (mf).
Mimetus hesperus Griswold et al., 2005: 30, f. 169A-B (m).
Mimetus hesperus Ramírez, 2014: 255, f. 170F (f).
Mimetus hieroglyphicus Mello-Leitão, 1929 | m | Brazil, Paraguay     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005753]
Mimetus hieroglyphicus Mello-Leitão, 1929b: 545, pl. 1, f. 7 (Dm).
Mimetus hirsutus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899 | f | Mexico     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005754]
Mimetus hirsutus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 298, pl. 36, f. 9 (Df).
Mimetus hispaniolae Bryant, 1948 | m | Hispaniola     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005755]
Mimetus hispaniolae Bryant, 1948b: 395, f. 79-80 (Dm).
Mimetus indicus Simon, 1906 | f | India     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005756]
Mimetus indicus Simon, 1906c: 284 (Df).
Mimetus indicus Brignoli, 1972f: 921, f. 25, 27 (f).
Mimetus keyserlingi Mello-Leitão, 1929 | f | Peru, Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005759]
Mimetus triangularis Keyserling, 1886b: 11, pl. 11, f. 139 (Df; preoccupied).
Mimetus keyserlingi Mello-Leitão, 1929b: 546, pl. 2, f. 9 (f, replacement name).
Mimetus labiatus Wang, 1990 | f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005760]
Mimetus labiatus Wang, 1990a: 40, f. IV.1-3 (Df).
Mimetus labiatus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 30D-E (f).
Mimetus labiatus Yin et al., 2012: 199, f. 53a-d (f).
Mimetus laevigatus (Keyserling, 1863) | m f | Mediterranean to Central Asia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005761]
Ero laevigata Keyserling, 1863: 378, pl. 10, f. 8-11 (Dmf).
Mimetus laevigatus Simon, 1873a: 78, pl. 2, f. 22-23 (m).
Mimetus interfector Simon, 1881a: 29 (mf, misidentified).
Mimetus laevigatus Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1894: 12, pl. 1, f. 1 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Simon, 1932: 777, f. 1124-1125 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Canard, 1982: 77, pl. 1, f. 1, 3-4 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Heimer, 1986: 115, f. 1 (m).
Mimetus laevigatus Trotta, 2005: 170, f. 357 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Topçu et al., 2005: 119, f. 1-2 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Kovblyuk et al., 2008b: 21, f. 22-28, 34 (mf).
Mimetus laevigatus Le Peru, 2011: 315, f. 550 (mf).
Mimetus lamellaris Zeng, Wang & Peng, 2016 | m | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:048871]
Mimetus lamellaris Zeng, Wang & Peng, 2016: 129, f. 5A-C, 6A-C (Dmf).
Mimetus lingbaoshanensis Gan, Mi, Irfan, Peng, Ran & Zhan, 2019 | m f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:051179]
Mimetus lingbaoshanensis Gan et al., 2019: 5, f. 3A-G, 4A-D (Dmf).
Mimetus madacassus Emerit, 1996 | m | Madagascar     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005762]
Mimetus madacassus Emerit, 1996: 103, f. 10, 11D, 12A (Dm).
Mimetus margaritifer Simon, 1901 | f | Malaysia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005763]
Mimetus margaritifer Simon, 1901k: 54 (Df).
Mimetus marjorieae Barrion & Litsinger, 1995 | f | Philippines     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005764]
Mimetus marjorieae Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 301, f. 178a-g (Df).
Mimetus melanoleucus Mello-Leitão, 1929 | f | Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005765]
Mimetus melanoleucus Mello-Leitão, 1929b: 547, pl. 2, f. 11 (Df).
Mimetus monticola (Blackwall, 1870) | f | Italy (Sicily), Syria, Egypt     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005767]
Ctenophora monticola Blackwall, 1870a: 401, pl. 8, f. 6 (Df; N.B.: treated as a junior S of M. laevigatus by Simon, 1873a: 78).
Ctenancala monticola Thorell, 1873: 602.
Mimetus monticolus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876b: 571.
Mimetus nelsoni Archer, 1950 | f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005769]
Mimetus nelsoni Archer, 1950: 31, pl. IV, f. 9-10 (Df).
Mimetus notius Chamberlin, 1923 | m f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005770]
Mimetus notius Chamberlin, 1923: 7, f. 4, 10 (Dmf).
Mimetus notius Kaston, 1948: 277, f. 888, 894, 907 (mf).
Mimetus notius Breene et al., 1993: 91, f. 120A-C (mf).
Mimetus notius Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 174, f. 1948-1950 (mf).
Mimetus penicillatus Mello-Leitão, 1929 | m f | Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005771]
Mimetus penicillatus Mello-Leitão, 1929b: 548, pl. 1, f. 5, pl. 2, f. 12, pl. 7, f. 36-37 (Dmf).
Mimetus portoricensis Petrunkevitch, 1930 | f | Puerto Rico     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005772]
Mimetus portoricensis Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 347, f. 235-238 (Df).
Mimetus puritanus Chamberlin, 1923 | m f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005773]
Mimetus puritanus Chamberlin, 1923: 5, f. 1, 6 (Dmf).
Mimetus puritanus Muma, 1943: 25, pl. XI, f. 1 (f).
Mimetus puritanus Kaston, 1948: 277, f. 885-887, 893, 905 (mf).
Mimetus puritanus Shear, 1981: 258, f. 6-9 (m).
Mimetus puritanus Coddington, 1990: 19, f. 102 (m).
Mimetus puritanus Breene et al., 1993: 91, f. 119A-C (mf).
Mimetus puritanus Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 174, f. 1951-1953 (mf).
Mimetus rapax O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899 | m f | Costa Rica, Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005774]
Mimetus rapax O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 296, pl. 36, f. 6-7 (Dmf).
Mimetus rapax F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 410, pl. 39, f. 3 (mf).
Mimetus rapax Wunderlich, 2004i: 1263, f. 19-21 (m).
Mimetus ridens Brignoli, 1975 | f | Philippines     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005775]
Mimetus ridens Brignoli, 1975e: 80, f. 3 (Df).
Mimetus rusticus Chickering, 1947 | m f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005776]
Mimetus rusticus Chickering, 1947b: 240, f. 14-19 (Dmf).
Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida, 1993 | m f | Taiwan, Japan (Ryukyu Is.)     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005777]
Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida, 1993a: 30, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Mimetus ryukyus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 30F-G, R (mf).
Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida & Tanikawa, 2009: 251, f. 11-12 (mf).
Mimetus saetosus Chickering, 1956 | f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005778]
Mimetus saetosus Chickering, 1956a: 5, f. 2-3 (Df).
Mimetus sinicus Song & Zhu, 1993 | m f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005780]
Mimetus sinicus Song & Zhu, 1993: 421, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
Mimetus sinicus Song & Li, 1997: 400, f. 1A-E (mf).
Mimetus sinicus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 11K, 30H-I, S-T (mf).
Mimetus strinatii Brignoli, 1972 | f | Sri Lanka     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005781]
Mimetus strinatii Brignoli, 1972f: 919, f. 24, 26 (Df).
Mimetus syllepsicus Hentz, 1832 * | m f | USA, Mexico     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005782]
Mimetus syllepsicus Hentz, 1832: 105 (D).
Epeira dissimulata Walckenaer, 1841: 60 (Df).
Mimetus syllepsicus Hentz, 1850: 34, pl. 4, f. 15 (Df).
Mimetus interfector Hentz, 1850: 32, pl. 4, f. 12-13 (Dmf).
Mimetus tuberosus Hentz, 1850: 34, pl. 4, f. 14 (Dm).
Mimetus tuberosus Emerton, 1882: 16, pl. 3, f. 3 (m, Df).
Mimetus interfector Keyserling, 1886b: 6, pl. 11, f. 137 (mf).
Mimetus interfector Simon, 1895a: 947, f. 1014-1017 (m).
Araneus dissimulatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 290.
Mimetus interfector Chamberlin, 1923: 6, f. 5, 9 (mf).
Mimetus interfector Archer, 1941a: 186 (S; N.B.: younger name used erroneously).
Mimetus dissimulatus Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 57 (S; N.B.: younger name used erroneously).
Mimetus interfector Kaston, 1948: 277, f. 889, 906 (mf).
Mimetus syllepsicus Harms & Dunlop, 2009: 793, f. 4B (m).
Mimetus syllepsicus Harms & Harvey, 2009b: 243, f. 29B (m).
Mimetus syllepsicus Townley, Harms & Benjamin, 2013: 421, f. 9 (m).
Mimetus syllepsicus molestus Chickering, 1937 | f | Mexico     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005783]
Mimetus interfector molestus Chickering, 1937a: 276 (Df).
Mimetus testaceus Yaginuma, 1960 | m f | Russia (Far East), China, Korea, Japan     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005784]
Mimetus testaceus Yaginuma, 1960: append. 3, pl. 15, f. 93, f. 101G (Df).
Mimetus testaceus Paik, 1967: 190, f. 3, 16-21 (f, Dm).
Mimetus testaceus Nishikawa, 1977b: 363, f. 11 (f).
Mimetus testaceus Paik, 1978e: 289, f. 126.1-5 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Yaginuma, 1986a: 62, f. 32.6 (f).
Mimetus testaceus Chikuni, 1989b: 61, f. 5 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Wang, 1990a: 40, f. III.5-11 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Chen & Zhang, 1991: 182, f. 179.1-5 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 30J-K, U-V (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Namkung, 2002: 60, f. 8.4a-b (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Namkung, 2003: 62, f. 8.4a-b (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Yoshida & Tanikawa, 2009: 252, f. 13-15 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Yin et al., 2012: 200, f. 54a-g (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Kim & Lee, 2013: 18, f. 7A-D, pl. 2 (mf).
Mimetus testaceus Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2016b: 8, f. 28-31 (f).
Mimetus tikaderi Gajbe, 1992 | f | India     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005785]
Mimetus tikaderi Gajbe, 1992d: 427, f. 1-3 (Df).
Mimetus tikaderi Gajbe, 2007: 433, f. 23-25 (f).
Mimetus tikaderi Harms & Harvey, 2009b: 243 (provisional T to Liocranidae as "incertae sedis", but without specifying a genus).
Mimetus tillandsiae Archer, 1941 | f | USA     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005786]
Mimetus tillandsiae Archer, 1941a: 189, f. 1 (Df).
Mimetus triangularis (Keyserling, 1879) | f | Peru, Brazil     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005787]
Meta triangularis Keyserling, 1879: 315, pl. 4, f. 16 (Df).
Argyroepeira triangularis Keyserling, 1893: 340, pl. 18, f. 251 (f).
Mimetus triangularis Simon, 1895a: 727.
Mimetus trituberculatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899 | f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005788]
Mimetus trituberculatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 297, pl. 36, f. 5 (Df).
Mimetus trituberculatus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 410, pl. 39, f. 4 (f).
Mimetus tuberculatus Liang & Wang, 1991 | f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005789]
Mimetus tuberculatus Liang & Wang, 1991: 61, f. 1-3 (Df).
Mimetus tuberculatus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 30L-M (f).
Mimetus variegatus Chickering, 1956 | m f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005790]
Mimetus variegatus Chickering, 1956a: 8, f. 4-6 (Dmf).
Mimetus verecundus Chickering, 1947 | m f | Panama     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005791]
Mimetus verecundus Chickering, 1947b: 244, f. 20-22 (Dmf).
Mimetus vespillo Brignoli, 1980 | f | Indonesia (Sulawesi)     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:005792]
Mimetus vespillo Brignoli, 1980d: 165, f. 4 (Df).
Mimetus wangi Zeng, Wang & Peng, 2016 | m f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:048872]
Mimetus wangi Zeng, Wang & Peng, 2016: 131, f. 7A-C, 8A-C, 9A-C, 10A-C (Dmf).
Mimetus yinae Gan, Mi, Irfan, Peng, Ran & Zhan, 2019 | m f | China     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:051180]
Mimetus yinae Gan et al., 2019: 9, f. 5A-D, 6A-G (Dmf).
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