Taxon details

Callilepis cretica (Roewer, 1928)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-06-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Kosovo, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Azerbaijan
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Minosia cretica Roewer, 1928, 2 f, 1 m (9900592-107)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Minosia cretica Roewer, 1928, (13267-107); 1 f (9900599-107); 1 f (9900612-107)
Taxonomic references
Minosia cretica Roewer, 1928b: 113, pl. 1, f. 23-24 (Dmf).
Callilepis wiehlei Bristowe, 1935: 780, f. 7-12 (Dmf).
Callilepis cretica Wunderlich, 1977a: 292, f. 8-9 (Tmf from Crosbyellum=Minosia, S).
Callilepis cretica Chatzaki, Thaler & Mylonas, 2002a: 575, f. 20-23 (mf).
Callilepis cretica Seyyar, Topçu & Demir, 2006: 118, f. 1-3 (mf).
Callilepis cretica Seyyar, 2021: 426, f. 2-3, 4A-C (mf).
Callilepis cretica Naumova, Blagoev & Deltshev, 2021: 230, f. 1A-C (m).

Bristowe, W. S. (1935). The spiders of Greece and the adjacent islands. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 104(4, 1934): 733-788. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1934.tb01665.x 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

Naumova, M., Blagoev, G. & Deltshev, C. (2021). Fifty spider species new to the Bulgarian fauna, with a review of some dubious species (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa 4984(1): 228-257. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4984.1.18 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1928b). Araneae. In: Zoologische Streifzüge in Attika, Morea, und besonders auf der Insel Kreta, II. Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins zu Bremen 27, 92-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seyyar, O., Topçu, A. & Demir, H. (2006). New records of ground spiders (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Anatolia. Zoology in the Middle East 38: 118-120. doi:10.1080/09397140.2006.10638175 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seyyar, O. (2021). Notes on Callilepis cretica (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) and a new locality in Turkey. Serket 17(4): 425-428. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1977a). Zur Synonymie südeuropäischer Spinnen (Arachnida: Araneida: Theridiidae, Linyphiidae, Gnaphosidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 57: 289-293. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-06-19 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2021-06-10 New taxonomic reference entry Naumova, Blagoev & Deltshev, 2021 n/a
2021-05-25 New taxonomic reference entry Seyyar, 2021 n/a
2015-03-17 Species distribution update Komnenov, 2014 n/a (Old value)