Taxon details

Anagraphis pallens Simon, 1893

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-03-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Libya, Malta, Greece, Turkey, Israel, Syria, Russia (Europe), Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Central Asia
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Anagraphis pallens Simon, 1893e: 308 (Dm).
Anagraphis vitellina Simon, 1897b: 465 (Df).
Talanites aculeatus Charitonov, 1946: 26, f. 43 (Dm; see also Charitonov, 1969: 108).
Anagraphis pallens Lawrence, 1947: 11 (Df).
Anagraphis pallens Levy, 1999c: 216, f. 1-7 (mf, S).
Anagraphis pallens Chatzaki, Thaler & Mylonas, 2002a: 567, f. 2-7 (mf).
Anagraphis pallens Topçu, Seyyar & Kunt, 2005: 85, f. 1-2 (mf).
Anagraphis pallens Platnick & Baehr, 2006: 5 (type locality in South Africa considered erroneous).
Anagraphis pallens Murphy, 2007: 41, f. 230-231 (mf).
Anagraphis pallens Wunderlich, 2011: 37, f. 32-34 (mf).
Anagraphis pallens Ramírez, 2014: 268, f. 183C (f).
Anagraphis pallens Khasayeva & Huseynov, 2017: 126, f. 1-8 (mf, S of Talanites aculeatus, which is removed from S of Berinda amabilis, contra Chatzaki, Thaler & Mylonas, 2002a: 570).

Charitonov, D. E. (1946). New forms of spiders of the USSR. Izvestija Estedvenno-Nauchnogo Instituta pri Molotovskom Gosudarstvennom Universitete imeni M. Gor'kogo 12: 19-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chatzaki, M., Thaler, K. & Mylonas, M. (2002a). Ground spiders (Gnaphosidae; Araneae) of Crete (Greece). Taxonomy and distribution. I. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 109(3): 559-601. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.79611 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Khasayeva, S. I. & Huseynov, E. F. (2017). To the study of gnaphosid spiders (Aranei: Gnaphosidae) of Western Azerbaijan with suggestion of two new synonyms. Arthropoda Selecta 26(2): 125-132. doi:10.15298/arthsel.26.2.05 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1947). A collection of Arachnida made by Dr. I. Trägårdh in Natal and Zululand (1904-1905). Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar (6) B5(9): 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1999c). Spiders of the genera Anagraphis and Talanites (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 45: 215-225. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Murphy, J. (2007). Gnaphosid genera of the world. British Arachnological Society, St Neots, Cambridgeshire 1, i-xii, 1-92; 2, i-ii, 93-605. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Baehr, B. (2006). A revision of the Australasian ground spiders of the family Prodidomidae (Araneae, Gnaphosoidea). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 298: 1-287. doi:10.1206/0003-0090(2006)298[1:AROTAG]2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. (2014). The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 390: 1-374. Link doi:10.1206/821.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893e). Études arachnologiques. 25e Mémoire. XL. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 62: 299-330. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897b). Etudes arachnologiques. 27e Mémoire. XLII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 65: 465-510. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Topçu, A., Seyyar, O. & Kunt, K. B. (2005). Anagraphis pallens Simon, 1893, a new record from Turkey (Araneae : Prodidomidae). Serket 9(3): 85-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2011). Extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 6: 1-640. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-06-22 Species distribution update Khasayeva & Huseynov, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-06-22 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2017-06-22 New taxonomic reference entry Khasayeva & Huseynov, 2017 n/a
2017-06-22 Species synonymy Khasayeva & Huseynov, 2017 Anagraphis aculeata synonymized with Anagraphis pallens
2014-10-13 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a
2014-05-29 New taxonomic reference entry Topçu, Seyyar & Kunt, 2005 n/a