Taxon details

Odontodrassus mundulus (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-07-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Morocco to Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Iraq
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany; f (3294) of Drassus nugatorius (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021)
  • Syntype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; 1m 2f (B. 243, t. 46, t. 69) (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021)
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; mm ff (B. 623, t. 5218, t. 6234, t. 13198, t. 19524) of Poecilochroa monodi (Bosmans & Hervé, 2021)
Taxonomic references
Drassus mundulus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 234, pl. 15, f. 11 (Df).
Drassus nugatorius Karsch, 1881a: 12, pl. 1, f. 10 (Df) [].
Scotophaeus mundulus Caporiacco, 1928b: 85.
Poecilochroa monodi Fage, 1929b: 249, f. 2-3 (Dmf) [].
Scotophaeus mundulus Caporiacco, 1934a: 134, pl. 1, f. 10 (f).
Poecilochroa monodi Denis, 1966e: 105, f. 4a-b (f).
Odontodrassus mundulus Levy, 1999d: 448, f. 43-46 (mf, T from Scotophaeus, S of Poecilochroa monodi).
Odontodrassus mundulus Bosmans & Hervé, 2021: 60 (S of Drassodes nugatorius).
Odontodrassus mundulus Zamani, Al-Yacoub & Najim, 2022: 144, f. 2C, 3B (m).

Bosmans, R. & Hervé, C. (2021). Less is more: eight new synonyms in Mediterranean spiders (Araneae), with a new Pelecopsis species from Tunisia (Linyphiidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 61: 58-64. doi:10.30963/aramit6109 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1928b). Resultati zoologici della Missione inviata dalla R. Società Geografica Italiana per l'esplorazione dell'oasi di Giarabub (1926-1927). Aracnidi di Giarabub e di Porto Bardia. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 53: 77-107. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1934a). Aracnidi dell'Himalaia e del Karakoram raccolti dalla Missione Italiana al Karakoram (1929-VII). Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 13: 113-160. [the plates are at the end of Caporiacco, 1935b] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1966e). Les araignées du Fezzân. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle d'Afrique du Nord 55: 103-144. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fage, L. (1929b). Mission saharienne Augieras-Draper 1927-1928. Araignées nouvelles. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (2) 1: 248-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1881a). Verzeichniss der während der Rohlfs'schen africanischen Expedition erbeuteten Myriopoden und Arachniden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 47(1): 1-14, pl. 1. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1999d). Spiders of six uncommon drassodine genera (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Israel. Israel Journal of Zoology 45: 427-452. 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. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Al-Yacoub, G. A. A. & Najim, S. A. (2022). New data on Gnaphosidae (Arachnida, Araneae) of Iraq. Evolutionary Systematics 6(2): 143-150. doi:10.3897/evolsyst.6.87158 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani, Al-Yacoub & Najim, 2022 n/a
2022-07-22 Species distribution update Zamani, Al-Yacoub & Najim, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2021-04-27 Species distribution update Bosmans & Hervé, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2021-04-26 New taxonomic reference entry Bosmans & Hervé, 2021 n/a
2021-04-26 Species synonymy Bosmans & Hervé, 2021 Odontodrassus nugatorius synonymized with Odontodrassus mundulus