Taxon details

Zaitunia schmitzi (Kulczyński, 1911)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-09-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Egypt, Israel
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Filistata schmitzii Kulczyński, 1911a: 13, pl. 1, f. 3 (Dmf).
Filistata schmitzi Gerhardt, 1933: 12, f. 4 (m).
Zaitunia schmitzi Lehtinen, 1967: 275, f. 21 (Tmf from Filistata).
Zaitunia schmitzi Zonstein, 2009c: 127, f. 1-13 (mf).
Zaitunia schmitzi Zonstein & Marusik, 2016a: 15, f. 3C, 6A-G, 7A-I, 43A, 50A (mf).
Zaitunia schmitzi Magalhaes & Ramírez, 2022: 539, f. 1a, 3b, 4b (mf).
Zaitunia schmitzi Magalhaes et al., 2022b: 168, f. 10D, K, N, P (mf).

Gerhardt, U. (1933). Neue Untersuchungen zur Sexualbiologie der Spinnen, insbesondere an Arten der Mittelmeerländer und der Tropen. Zeitschrift für Morphologie und Ökologie der Tiere 27(1): 1-75. doi:10.1007/BF00406040 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1911a). Fragmenta Arachnologica. XVI, XVII. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1911: 12-75. 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

Magalhaes, I. L. F., Aharon, S., Ganem, Z. & Gavish-Regev, E. (2022b). A new semi-cryptic Filistata from caves in the Levant with comments on the limits of Filistata insidiatrix (Forsskål, 1775) (Arachnida: Araneae: Filistatidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 831: 149-174. doi:10.5852/ejt.2022.831.1875 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

Zonstein, S. L. (2009c). The spider genus Zaitunia Lehtinen, 1967 (Araneae: Filistatidae) in Israel and Sinai (Egypt). Israel Journal of Entomology 38: 125-131. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zonstein, S. & Marusik, Y. M. (2016a). A revision of the spider genus Zaitunia (Araneae, Filistatidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 214: 1-97. doi:10.5852/ejt.2016.214 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
2022-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Magalhaes et al., 2022b n/a
2018-09-01 New taxonomic reference entry Gerhardt, 1933 n/a
2016-09-30 New taxonomic reference entry Zonstein & Marusik, 2016a n/a