Taxon details

Filistatoides insignis (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-09-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico, Guatemala
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Taxonomic references
Filistata insignis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896a: 211, pl. 26, f. 12, pl. 28, f. 8 (Dmf).
Filistatoides insignis F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 47, pl. 3, f. 10 (mf).
Filistatoides insignis Alayón, 1972: 8, pl. V-VIII, f. IV-V (Tmf from Filistata, S of polita, rejected by Brescovit, Sánchez-Ruiz & Alayón, 2016).
Filistatoides insignis Ramírez & Grismado, 1997: 326, f. 13, 104-106 (m).
Filistatoides insignis Brescovit, Sánchez-Ruiz & Alayón, 2016: 404, f. 1A-D, 2A-H, 8A-D (mf).
Filistatoides insignis García-Villafuerte & Brescovit, 2019: 3, f. 1-4 (m).
Filistatoides insignis Magalhaes & Ramírez, 2022: 545, f. 3h (m).

Alayón G., G. (1972). La familia Filistatidae (Arachnida, Araneae) en Cuba. Ciencias (Biol.) 4(34): 1-19. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brescovit, A. D., Sánchez-Ruiz, A. & Alayón G., G. (2016). The Filistatidae in the Caribbean region, with a description of the new genus Antilloides, revision of the genus Filistatoides F. O. P.-Cambridge and notes on Kukulcania Lehtinen (Arachnida, Araneae). Zootaxa 4136(3): 401-432. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4136.3.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

García-Villafuerte, M. A. & Brescovit, A. D. (2019). Nuevo registro de sinantropía de Filistatoides insignis (Araneae: Filistatidae) en México y actualización del listado de arañas actuales de Chiapas. Acta Zoológica Mexicana (n. s.) 35(e3501136): 1-8. doi:10.21829/azm.2019.3501136 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Magalhaes, I. L. F. & Ramírez, M. J. (2022). Phylogeny and biogeography of the ancient spider family Filistatidae (Araneae) is consistent both with long-distance dispersal and vicariance following continental drift. Cladistics 38(5): 538-562. doi:10.1111/cla.12505 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1896a). Arachnida. Araneida. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 1, 161-224. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1899a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 41-88, pl. 2-6. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. & Grismado, C. J. (1997). A review of the spider family Filistatidae in Argentina (Arachnida, Araneae), with a cladistic reanalysis of filistatid genera. Entomologica Scandinavica 28: 319-349. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-09-19 New taxonomic reference entry Magalhaes & Ramírez, 2022 n/a
2020-02-27 New taxonomic reference entry García-Villafuerte & Brescovit, 2019 n/a
2020-02-27 Species distribution update García-Villafuerte & Brescovit, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2016-09-27 New taxonomic reference entry Brescovit, Sánchez-Ruiz & Alayón, 2016 n/a
2016-09-27 Taxonomic reference update n/a (Old value)
2016-09-27 Species distribution update Brescovit, Sánchez-Ruiz & Alayón, 2016 n/a (Old value)
2016-09-27 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Brescovit, Sánchez-Ruiz & Alayón, 2016 Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Filistata polita Franganillo, 1936