Family: Pholcidae C. L. Koch,1850 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spiderfam:0017] Detail
Gen. Smeringopus Simon, 1890 [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidergen:00419] Detail
Transferred to other genera:
Smeringopus africanus Thorell, 1899 -- see Smeringopina
Smeringopus armatus Thorell, 1899 -- see Smeringopina
Smeringopus bineti Millot, 1941 -- see Smeringopina
Smeringopus corniger Simon, 1907 -- see Smeringopina
Smeringopus guineensis Millot, 1941 -- see Smeringopina
Smeringopus pulcher Millot, 1941 -- see Smeringopina
In synonymy:
Smeringopus buehleri Schenkel, 1944 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Huber, 2012: 65).
Smeringopus elongatus (Vinson, 1863) = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 73, sub S. geniculatus, after Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 121, contra Petrunkevitch, 1930a: 119).
Smeringopus excavatus (Simon, 1877) = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Huber, 2012: 65).
Smeringopus katangae Giltay, 1935 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Kraus, 1957: 219).
Smeringopus kishidai Saito, 1933 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Kraus, 1957: 219).
Smeringopus madagascariensis Millot, 1946 = Smeringopus carli Lessert, 1915 (Huber, 2012: 125).
Smeringopus pholcicus Strand, 1907 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Huber, 2012: 65).
Smeringopus purpureus Moenkhaus, 1898 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Kraus, 1957: 219).
Smeringopus tigrina (Taczanowski, 1874, T from Priscula) = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Huber & Zhu, 2001: 151).
Smeringopus todai Kishida, 1913 = Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) (Lee, 1966: 36).
Nomen dubium:
Smeringopus geniculatus (White, 1841: 477, f, Brazil, originally in Pholcus) -- Kraus, 1957: 220.
Smeringopus affinitatus Strand, 1906 | f | Ethiopia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003870]
Smeringopus affinitatus Strand, 1906b: 670 (Df).
Smeringopus arambourgi Fage, 1936 | m f | Ethiopia, Somalia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003871]
Smeringopus arambourgi Fage, in Fage & Simon, 1936: 319, f. 12a-b (Dm, not f, =S. turkana).
Smeringopus arambourgi Huber, 2012: 33, f. 169-170, 179, 184-185, 194-195, 205-218 (m, Df).
Smeringopus atomarius Simon, 1910 | m f | Namibia, Botswana, South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003872]
Smeringopus atomarius Simon, 1910b: 190 (Df).
Smeringopus atomarius Kraus, 1957: 229, f. 46-52 (f, Dm).
Smeringopus atomarius Huber, 2012: 83, f. 432-433, 442, 453-454, 469-470, 505-508, 520-525 (Dmf).
Smeringopus badplaas Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045413]
Smeringopus badplaas Huber, 2012: 53, f. 260-261, 282-283, 310-316 (Dmf).
Smeringopus blyde Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045416]
Smeringopus blyde Huber, 2012: 58, f. 252, 268-269, 288-289, 331-335 (Dmf).
Smeringopus bujongolo Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo, Uganda     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045407]
Smeringopus bujongolo Huber, 2012: 30, f. 117-118, 121-122, 127-130, 137 (Dmf).
Smeringopus butare Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo, Rwanda, Burundi     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045429]
Smeringopus butare Huber, 2012: 103, f. 562, 576-577, 596-597, 647-649, 663-666 (Dmf).
Smeringopus bwindi Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo, Uganda     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045402]
Smeringopus bwindi Huber, 2012: 17, f. 2, 19, 30-31, 42-45, 65-72 (Dmf).
Smeringopus carli Lessert, 1915 | m f | Uganda, Tanzania, Comoros, Madagascar     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003874]
Smeringopus carli Lessert, 1915a: 6, pl. 1, f. 1-2 (Dm).
Smeringopus madagascariensis Millot, 1946a: 151, f. 25B, 26-28 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003880].
Smeringopus carli Huber, 2012: 125, f. 748, 753-754, 761-763, 782-790, 801-804 (m, Sf).
Smeringopus chibububo Huber, 2012 | m f | Mozambique     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045432]
Smeringopus chibububo Huber, 2012: 109, f. 566-567, 570, 582-583, 602-603, 673-678 (Dmf).
Smeringopus chogoria Huber, 2012 | m f | Kenya     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045406]
Smeringopus chogoria Huber, 2012: 29, f. 3-4, 115-116, 119-120, 123-126, 131-136, 155-164 (Dmf).
Smeringopus cylindrogaster (Simon, 1907) | m f | West, Central Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003388]
Crossopriza cylindrogaster Simon, 1907d: 252 (Df).
Crossopriza cylindrogaster Huber, 2009b: 2494, f. 1-6, 15-23, 45-62 (f, Dm).
Smeringopus cylindrogaster Huber, 2012: 89, f. 13 (Tmf from Crossopriza).
Smeringopus dehoop Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045424]
Smeringopus dehoop Huber, 2012: 83, f. 430-431, 441, 451-452, 467-468, 500-504 (Dmf).
Smeringopus dundo Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo, Angola     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045433]
Smeringopus dundo Huber, 2012: 110, f. 584-585, 604-605, 679-685 (Dmf).
Smeringopus florisbad Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045414]
Smeringopus florisbad Huber, 2012: 54, f. 262-263, 284-285, 317-321 (Dmf).
Smeringopus hanglip Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045417]
Smeringopus hanglip Huber, 2012: 59, f. 247-248, 253, 270-271, 290-291, 336-342, 350-356 (Dmf).
Smeringopus harare Huber, 2012 | m | Zimbabwe     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045415]
Smeringopus harare Huber, 2012: 57, f. 266-267, 327-330 (Dm).
Smeringopus hypocrita Simon, 1910 | m f | Namibia, South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003876]
Smeringopus hypocrita Simon, 1910b: 190 (Df).
Smeringopus hypocrita Kraus, 1957: 232, f. 53-58 (f, Dm).
Smeringopus hypocrita Kraus, 1984: 380, f. 6 (f).
Smeringopus hypocrita Huber, 2012: 74, f. 424-425, 438, 443-444, 459-460, 476-482 (mf).
Smeringopus isangi Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045428]
Smeringopus isangi Huber, 2012: 90, f. 534-537, 542-544, 552-557 (Dmf).
Smeringopus kalomo Huber, 2012 | m f | Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Madagascar     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045431]
Smeringopus peregrinus Kraus, 1957: 223, f. 11-16 (mf, misidentified).
Smeringopus kalomo Huber, 2012: 106, f. 564-565, 571, 580-581, 600-601, 665-662, 667-672 (Dmf).
Smeringopus katanga Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045430]
Smeringopus katanga Huber, 2012: 105, f. 568, 578-579, 598-599, 650-654 (Dmf).
Smeringopus koppies Huber, 2012 | m f | Botswana, South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045412]
Smeringopus koppies Huber, 2012: 51, f. 245-246, 258-259, 280-281, 305-309 (Dmf).
Smeringopus lesnei Lessert, 1936 | m f | Mozambique, Zimbabwe     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003877]
Smeringopus lesnei Lessert, 1936: 234, f. 29-30 (Dm).
Smeringopus lesnei Huber, 2012: 55, f. 264-265, 286-287, 322-326 (m, Df).
Smeringopus lesserti Kraus, 1957 | m f | West, Central Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003878]
Smeringopus elongatus Lessert, 1930: 621, f. 5 (m, misidentified).
Smeringopus lesserti Kraus, 1957: 222, f. 7-10 (Dmf).
Smeringopus lesserti Huber, 2012: 69, f. 12, 374-377, 380-381, 384-385, 402-423 (mf).
Smeringopus lineiventris Simon, 1890 | m f | Yemen     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003879]
Smeringopus lineiventris Simon, 1890a: 95 (Dmf).
Smeringopus lineiventris Huber, 2012: 43, f. 177-178, 183, 192-193, 202-203, 238-242 (mf).
Smeringopus lotzi Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045422]
Smeringopus lotzi Huber, 2012: 79, f. 428-429, 447-448, 463-464, 487-493, 514-519 (Dmf).
Smeringopus lubondai Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045437]
Smeringopus lubondai Huber, 2012: 124, f. 747, 751-752, 759-760, 774-781 (Dmf).
Smeringopus luki Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045427]
Smeringopus luki Huber, 2012: 89, f. 530-533, 538-541, 546-551 (Dmf).
Smeringopus lydenberg Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045418]
Smeringopus lydenberg Huber, 2012: 61, f. 249-250, 254, 272-273, 292-293, 357-361 (Dmf).
Smeringopus mayombe Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045436]
Smeringopus mayombe Huber, 2012: 119, f. 701, 715-717, 729-731 (Dmf).
Smeringopus mgahinga Huber, 2012 | m f | Congo, Uganda     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045403]
Smeringopus mgahinga Huber, 2012: 19, f. 25, 32-33, 46-49, 73-93 (Dmf).
Smeringopus mlilwane Huber, 2012 | m f | Swaziland, South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045419]
Smeringopus mlilwane Huber, 2012: 63, f. 255, 274-275, 294-295, 362-366 (Dmf).
Smeringopus moxico Huber, 2012 | m f | Angola     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045434]
Smeringopus moxico Huber, 2012: 113, f. 569, 588-591, 693-698 (Dmf).
Smeringopus mpanga Huber, 2012 | m f | Uganda     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045405]
Smeringopus mpanga Huber, 2012: 23, f. 5, 22-23, 27, 36-37, 54-57, 100-114 (Dmf).
Smeringopus natalensis Lawrence, 1947 | m f | Mozambique, South Africa. Introduced to Australia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003881]
Smeringopus natalensis Lawrence, 1947: 14, f. 7a-b (Dm).
Smeringopus natalensis Lawrence, 1967: 299, f. 3-5 (m).
Smeringopus natalensis Huber, 2001: 136, f. 430, 432-433, 437 (m, Df).
Smeringopus natalensis Huber, 2012: 44, f. 243-244, 251, 256-257, 278-279, 300-304, 343-349 (mf).
Smeringopus ndumo Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045420]
Smeringopus ndumo Huber, 2012: 63, f. 276-277, 296-297, 367-371 (Dmf).
Smeringopus ngangao Huber, 2012 | m f | Kenya, Tanzania     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045408]
Smeringopus ngangao Huber, 2012: 31, f. 6-7, 138-154, 165-168 (Dmf).
Smeringopus oromia Huber, 2012 | m f | Ethiopia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045410]
Smeringopus oromia Huber, 2012: 40, f. 173-174, 181, 188-189, 198-199, 225-230 (Dmf).
Smeringopus pallidus (Blackwall, 1858) * | m f | Africa. Introduced to the Caribbeen, South America, China, Laos, Philippines, Indonesia, Australia, Pacific islands     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003882]
Pholcus pallidus Blackwall, 1858a: 433 (Df).
Pholcus phalangioides Doleschall, 1859: 47, pl. 16, f. 8 (f, misidentified).
Pholcus pallidus Blackwall, 1861b: 444 (Dm).
Pholcus elongatus Vinson, 1863: 307, pl. 3, f. 5 (Df).
Pholcus distinctus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1869b: 380, pl. 11, f. 28-30 (Df).
Pholcus tipuloides L. Koch, 1872a: 281, pl. 23, f. 5 (Dmf).
Pholcus tigrinus Taczanowski, 1874: 104, pl. 2, f. 7 (Dmf).
Pholcus excavatus Simon, 1877a: 482 (Dm) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003698].
Pholcus margarita Workman, 1878: 451, pl. 18, f. 1 (Dmf).
Pholcus tipuloides Marx, 1889a: 99, pl. 4, f. 5.
Smeringopus elongatus Simon, 1890a: 94.
Smeringopus elongatus Simon, 1893a: 476, f. 448.
Priscula tigrina Simon, 1893a: 478.
Smeringopus purpureus Moenkhaus, 1898: 90, pl. 5, f. 1 (Df).
Smeringopus elongatus Pocock, 1900a: 239.
Smeringopus pholcicus Strand, 1907a: 527 (Dm) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003885].
Smeringopus pholcicus Strand, 1907n: 571 (Dm).
Smeringopus todai Kishida, 1913e: 43, f. 1 (Df).
Smeringopus pallidus Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 119 (Df).
Smeringopus purpureus Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 120, f. 33 (f).
Smeringopus geniculatus Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 121, f. 34-35 (Tf from Pholcus; N.B.: specific name erroneously attributed to Thorell).
Smeringopus elongatus Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 144, f. 136-138 (f).
Smeringopus elongatus Berland, 1929b: 43, f. 2-3 (mf).
Smeringopus kishidai Saito, 1933b: 41, pl. 3, f. 8 (Df).
Smeringopus katangae Giltay, 1935a: 2, f. 1-3 (Dmf).
Smeringopus elongatus Millot, 1941: 18, f. 7A-I (mf).
Smeringopus bühleri Schenkel, 1944: 176, f. 2a-c (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003873].
Smeringopus elongatus Millot, 1946a: 150, f. 25A (f).
Smeringopus geniculatus Mello-Leitão, 1946a: 73 (S).
Smeringopus pallidus Kraus, 1957: 219, f. 1-6 (mf, S).
Smeringopus pullidus Lee, 1966: 35 (S).
Smeringopus pallidus Timm, 1976: 70, f. 7-8 (m).
Smeringopus pallidus Saaristo, 1978: 102, f. 23-26, 31-38 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Yaginuma, 1986a: 28, f. 17.4 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Huber, 1998b: 1597, f. 120-122 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 65, f. 26I-O (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Huber, 2000: 12, f. 15, 72, 119, 164, 191 (m).
Smeringopus pallidus Huber, 2001: 134, f. 431, 434-436 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Huber & Zhu, 2001: 152 (S).
Smeringopus pallidus Saaristo, 2001b: 23, f. 49-55 (mf).
Smeringopus pullidus Cai, 2003: 20, f. 1-9 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Beatty, Berry & Huber, 2008: 21, f. 20, 55 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Irie, 2009: 111, f. 39-41 (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Saaristo, 2010: 169, f. 25.54-63 (mf).
Smeringopus excavatus Huber, 2011b: 126 (Tm from Pholcus).
Smeringopus pallidus Huber, 2012: 65, f. 11, 372-373, 378-379, 382-383, 387-400 (mf, S).
Smeringopus pallidus Yin et al., 2012: 173, f. 36a-i (mf).
Smeringopus pallidus Taucare-Ríos, 2012b: 82, f. 1A-B, 2A-B, 3 (mf).
Smeringopus peregrinoides Kraus, 1957 | m f | Central, East Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003883]
Smeringopus peregrinus Lessert, 1915a: 5, pl. 1, f. 3 (mf, misidentified).
Smeringopus peregrinoides Kraus, 1957: 224, f. 17-22 (Dmf).
Smeringopus peregrinoides Huber, 2012: 100, f. 560-561, 574-575, 594-595, 626-646 (Dmf).
Smeringopus peregrinus Strand, 1906 | m f | Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Madagascar     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003884]
Smeringopus peregrinus Strand, 1906h: 47 (Djj).
Smeringopus peregrinus Strand, 1907n: 569 (Dm).
Smeringopus peregrinus Tullgren, 1910: 122, pl. 2, f. 34 (m, Df).
Smeringopus peregrinus Huber, 2012: 93, f. 8-10, 558-559, 572-573, 592-593, 609-625 (Dmf).
Smeringopus principe Huber, 2012 | m f | São Tomé and Príncipe     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045435]
Smeringopus principe Huber, 2012: 118, f. 702-704, 707-708, 712-714, 725-728, 741-744 (Dmf).
Smeringopus roeweri Kraus, 1957 | m f | Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, Malawi     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003886]
Smeringopus roeweri Kraus, 1957: 226, f. 23-27 (Dm).
Smeringopus roeweri Huber, 2012: 122, f. 745-746, 749-750, 757-758, 765-773, 791-800 (m, Df).
Smeringopus rubrotinctus Strand, 1913 | m f | Rwanda, Burundi     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003887]
Smeringopus rubrotinctus Strand, 1913a: 343 (Dmf).
Smeringopus rubrotinctus Huber, 2012: 13, f. 18, 24, 28-29, 38-41, 59-64 (mf).
Smeringopus ruhiza Huber, 2012 | m f | Uganda, Burundi     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045404]
Smeringopus ruhiza Huber, 2012: 22, f. 20-21, 26, 34-35, 50-53, 94-99 (Dmf).
Smeringopus sambesicus Kraus, 1957 | m f | Mozambique     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003888]
Smeringopus sambesicus Kraus, 1957: 228, f. 28-33 (Dmf).
Smeringopus sambesicus Huber, 2012: 128, f. 755-756, 764, 805-810 (mf).
Smeringopus saruanle Huber, 2012 | m f | Somalia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045411]
Smeringopus saruanle Huber, 2012: 41, f. 175-176, 182, 190-191, 200-201, 231-237 (Dmf).
Smeringopus sederberg Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045421]
Smeringopus sederberg Huber, 2012: 77, f. 426-427, 439, 445-446, 461-462, 483-486 (Dmf).
Smeringopus similis Kraus, 1957 | m f | Namibia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003889]
Smeringopus similis Kraus, 1957: 230, f. 34-40 (Dmf).
Smeringopus similis Huber, 2012: 111, f. 563, 586-587, 606-607, 686-692 (mf).
Smeringopus thomensis Simon, 1907 | m f | São Tomé and Príncipe     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003890]
Smeringopus thomensis Simon, 1907d: 251 (Dm).
Smeringopus thomensis Huber, 2012: 114, f. 699-700, 705-706, 709-711, 719-724, 732-740 (m, Df).
Smeringopus tombua Huber, 2012 | m f | Angola     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045426]
Smeringopus tombua Huber, 2012: 87, f. 436-437, 457-458, 473-474, 526-529 (Dmf).
Smeringopus turkana Huber, 2012 | m f | Ethiopia, Kenya     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045409]
Smeringopus arambourgi Fage, in Fage & Simon, 1936: 319, f. 12c (f, misidentified).
Smeringopus turkana Huber, 2012: 38, f. 171-172, 180, 186-187, 196-197, 219-224 (Dmf).
Smeringopus ubicki Huber, 2012 | m f | South Africa     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045423]
Smeringopus ubicki Huber, 2012: 81, f. 440, 449-450, 465-466, 494-499 (Dmf).
Smeringopus uisib Huber, 2012 | m f | Namibia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:045425]
Smeringopus uisib Huber, 2012: 85, f. 434-435, 455-456, 471-472, 509-513 (Dmf).
Smeringopus zonatus Strand, 1906 | f | Ethiopia     [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003891]
Smeringopus zonatus Strand, 1906b: 671 (Df).
Smeringopus zonatus Strand, 1908m: 95, pl. 2, f. 3a (f).
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