Taxon details

Gnaphosa tigrina Simon, 1878

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-12-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mediterranean, Russia (Europe, South Siberia), Iran
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
Gnaphosa tigrina Simon, 1878a: 180 (Dm, not f).
Gnaphosa tigrina Lessert, 1910b: 78, f. 69-70 (m).
Gnaphosa tigrina Simon, 1914: 201, 224, f. 429-430, 446 (m, Df).
Gnaphosa tigrina Grimm, 1985: 82, f. 44, 70-71 (mf).
Gnaphosa tigrina Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 422, f. 1114 (mf).
Gnaphosa tigrina Tuneva & Esyunin, 2003b: 281, f. 8-9 (f only; m is reversed with G. azerbaidzhanica per Zamani et al., 2021b: 283.
Gnaphosa azerbaidzhanica Tuneva & Esyunin, 2003b: 277, f. 3-4 (m only; reversed with G. tigrina per Zamani et al., 2021b: 283).
Gnaphosa tigrina Breitling, 2020: 343, f. 12C (f).
Gnaphosa azerbaidzhanica Zamani et al., 2020: 575, f. 3D-E (m; misidentified per Zamani et al., 2021b: 283).

Breitling, R. (2020). South European spiders from the Duffey collection in the Manchester Museum (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnology 18(4): 333-362. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.4.333 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grimm, U. (1985). Die Gnaphosidae Mitteleuropas (Arachnida, Araneae). Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 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

Lessert, R. de (1910b). Catalogue des invertebres de la Suisse. Fasc. 3, Araignées. Musée d'histoire naturelle de Genève, 635 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878a). Les arachnides de France. Tome quatrième, contenant la famille des Drassidae. Roret, Paris, 334 pp., pl. 14-16. 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, pp. 1-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tuneva, T. K. & Esyunin, S. L. (2003b). A review of the family Gnaphosidae in the fauna of the Urals (Aranei), 4. The first record of Gnaphosa tigrina Simon, 1878 and remarks on two species from the rufula group. Arthropoda Selecta 11(4, 2002): 277-281. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Dimitrov, D., Weiss, I., Alimohammadi, S., Rafiei-Jahed, R., Esyunin, S. L., Moradmand, M., Chatzaki, M. & Marusik, Y. M. (2020). New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), part VII. Arachnology 18(6): 569-591. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.6.569 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-12-04 Species distribution update Zamani et al., 2021b n/a (Old value)
2021-12-04 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon Zamani et al., 2021b n/a (Old value)
2021-12-04 New taxonomic reference entry Tuneva & Esyunin, 2003b n/a
2020-03-23 New taxonomic reference entry Breitling, 2020 n/a