Taxon details

Stegodyphus pacificus Pocock, 1900

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-04-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Jordan, Iran, Pakistan, India
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Taxonomic references
Stegodyphus pacificus Pocock, 1900a: 209 (Dmf).
Stegodyphus pacificus Dyal, 1935: 131, pl. 11, f. 2.
Stegodyphus pacificus Lehtinen, 1967: 461, f. 455 (m).
Stegodyphus pacificus Kraus & Kraus, 1989: 202, f. 102, 109, 116, 119, 121-124, 132-138 (mf).
Stegodyphus semadohensis Shivaji, 2013: 109, 1a-d (Df).
Stegodyphus pacificus El-Hennawy, 2016c: 37 (S of Stegodyphus semadohensis).
Stegodyphus pacificus Schendel et al., 2018: 241, f. 3I-L (f).

Dyal, S. (1935). Fauna of Lahore. 4.–Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University 1: 119-252, pl. 11-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

El-Hennawy, H. K. (2016c). Stegodyphus tibialis (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1869) in Central India (Araneae: Eresidae), with notes on Indian Stegodyphus species. Indian Journal of Arachnology 5: 28-35. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kraus, O. & Kraus, M. (1989). The genus Stegodyphus (Arachnida, Araneae). Sibling species, species groups, and parallel origin of social living. Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 30: 151-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. Taylor and Francis, London, 279 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.48423 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schendel, V., Junghanns, A., Bilde, T. & Uhl, G. (2018). Comparative female genital morphology in Stegodyphus spiders (Araneae: Eresidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 273: 240-249. doi:10.1016/j.jcz.2018.01.011 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Shivaji, D. U. (2013). Stegodyphus semadohensis: a new species from family Eresidae, recorded from Satpuda, Maharashtra, India (Arachnida: Araneae: Eresidae). Environment Conservation Journal 14(3): 109-111. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-04-16 New taxonomic reference entry Schendel et al., 2018 n/a
2016-12-14 New taxonomic reference entry El-Hennawy, 2016c n/a
2016-12-14 Species synonymy El-Hennawy, 2016c Stegodyphus semadohensis synonymized with Stegodyphus pacificus