Taxon details

Aphantaulax trifasciata (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-09-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Southern Europe, North Africa, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe) to Central Asia, Israel, Iran, China, Japan
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Micaria albini L. Koch, 1866: 55, pl. 3, f. 39-41 (mf, misidentified).
Micaria trifasciata O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 249, pl. 16, f. 31 (Df).
Aphantaulax semi-niger Simon, 1878a: 34 (Dmf).
Aphantaulax trifasciatus Simon, 1878a: 36.
Aphantaulax seminigra Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1897: 194, pl. 7, f. 34, 36 (mf).
Aphantaulax seminigra Simon, 1914: 181, 220, f. 391-392 (mf).
Poecilochroa hungarica Kolosváry, 1934b: 15, f. 10 (Df).
Poecilochroa hungarica Kolosváry, 1935a: 139, f. 4 (f).
Aphantaulax cincta Jézéquel, 1965: 300, f. 11-12 (mf, misidentified per Grimm, 1985).
Aphantaulax seminigra Miller, 1971: 81, pl. V, f. 22-23, 25 (mf; not f. 24, =A. cincta).
Aphantaulax seminigra Grimm, 1985: 105, f. 111-114 (mf).
Aphantaulax seminigra Hu & Wu, 1989: 249, f. 205.1-5 (mf).
Aphantaulax seminigra Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 414, f. 1094 (mf).
Aphantaulax seminiger Roberts, 1995: 117, f. (mf).
Aphantaulax seminiger Roberts, 1998: 124, f. (mf).
Poecilochroa hungarica Samu & Szinetár, 1999: 162 (nomen dubium).
Aphantaulax seminigra Kamura, 2000: 162, f. 7-9 (m).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Levy, 2002: 130, f. 50-59 (f, Sm).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Song, Zhu & Zhang, 2004: 24, f. 12A-E (mf).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Tuneva, 2004: 327, f. 23-25 (f).
Aphantaulax seminigra Trotta, 2005: 166, f. 297-298 (mf).
Aphantaulax seminigra Murphy, 2007: 46, f. 266-267 (mf).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Kamura, 2009: 495, f. 174-177 (mf).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Yin et al., 2012: 1155, f. 614a-g (mf).
Aphantaulax trifasciata Breitling et al., 2016b: 61 (S of Poecilochroa hungarica).

Breitling, R., Bauer, T., Schäfer, M., Morano, E., Barrientos, J. A. & Blick, T. (2016b). Phantom spiders 2: More notes on dubious spider species from Europe. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 52: 50-77. doi:10.5431/aramit5209 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chyzer, C. & Kulczyński, W. (1897). Araneae Hungariae. Tomus II. Academia Scientarum Hungaricae, Budapest, pp. 147-366, Pl. VI-X. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grimm, U. (1985). Die Gnaphosidae Mitteleuropas (Arachnida, Araneae). Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg 26: 1-318. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. & Wu, W. G. (1989). Spiders from agricultural regions of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. Shandong University Publishing House, Jinan, 435 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jézéquel, J.-F. (1965). Araignées de la savane de Singrobo (Côte d'Ivoire). IV. Drassidae. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris 37: 294-307. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kamura, T. (2000). Three species of the genera Zelotes and Aphantaulax (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Japan. Acta Arachnologica 49: 159-164. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kamura, T. (2009). Trochanteriidae, Gnaphosidae, Prodidomidae, Corinnidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 482-500, 551-557. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1866). Die Arachniden-Familie der Drassiden. Nürnberg, Hefte 1-6, pp. 1-304. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kolosváry, G. (1934b). 21 neue Spinnenarten aus Slovensko, Ungarn und aus der Banat. Folia Zoologica et Hydrobiologica, Rigā 6: 12-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kolosváry, G. (1935a). Die Spinnenbiosphäre des ungarländischen Pannonbeckens, III. Acta Literaria Scientia Universalis Hungarica 5(Acta biol., 3): 134-144. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (2002). Spiders of the genera Micaria and Aphantaulax (Araneae, Gnaphosidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 48: 111-134. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1971). Pavouci-Araneida. Klíč zvířeny ČSSR 4: 51-306. download pdf 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

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Samu, F. & Szinetár, C. (1999). Bibliographic check list of the Hungarian spider fauna. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11(5): 161-184. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878a). Les arachnides de France. Paris 4, 1-334. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1914). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 1re partie. Roret, Paris, 1-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Zhang, F. (2004). Fauna Sinica: Invertebrata Vol. 39: Arachnida: Araneae: Gnaphosidae. Science Press, Beijing, ix + 362 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Trotta, A. (2005). Introduzione al ragni italiani (Arachnida Araneae). Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana, Genova 83: 3-178. doi:10.4081/memorieSEI.2004.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tuneva, T. K. (2004). A contribution on the gnaphosid spider fauna (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) of east Kazakhstan. In: Logunov, D. V. & D. Penney (eds.) European Arachnology 2003 (Proceedings of the 21st European Colloquium of Arachnology, St.-Petersburg, 4-9 August 2003). Arthropoda Selecta, Special Issue 1, 319-332. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Peng, X. J., Yan, H. M., Bao, Y. H., Xu, X., Tang, G., Zhou, Q. S. & Liu, P. (2012). Fauna Hunan: Araneae in Hunan, China. Hunan Science and Technology Press, Changsha, 1590 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-11-18 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2016-10-08 Species synonymy Breitling et al., 2016b Aphantaulax hungarica synonymized with Aphantaulax trifasciata