Taxon details

Tonsilla truculenta Wang & Yin, 1992

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-12-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
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Taxonomic references
Tonsilla imitata Wang & Yin, 1992: 264, f. 11-12 (Df) [].
Tonsilla truculenta Wang & Yin, 1992: 263, f. 1-10 (Dmf).
Tonsilla imitata Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 395, f. 230G-H (f).
Tonsilla truculenta Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 395, f. 13I, 230I-L (mf).
Tonsilla truculenta Wang, 2002: 137, f. 384-399 (mf).
Tonsilla truculenta Wang, 2003: 571, f. 86A-E, 87A-D, 88A-B, 89A-E, 90A-B, 91A-B (mf).
Tonsilla truculenta Wang & Jäger, 2010: 1170, f. 1G (f).
Tonsilla imitata Yin et al., 2012: 1030, f. 534a-b (f).
Tonsilla truculenta Yin et al., 2012: 1031, f. 536a-d (mf).
Tonsilla imitata Zhu, Wang & Zhang, 2017: 542, f. 356A-B (f).
Tonsilla truculenta Zhu, Wang & Zhang, 2017: 547, f. 361A-E, 362A-E, pl. IIIB (mf).
Tonsilla truculenta Jiang, Chen & Zhang, 2018: 88, f. 25A-E, 27N-O (mf, S of Tonsilla imitata).

Jiang, X. K., Chen, H. M. & Zhang, Z. S. (2018). Spiders' diversity in Fanjing Mountain Nature Reserve, Guizhou, China, IV: Coelotine spiders (Araneae, Agelenidae). Acta Arachnologica Sinica 27(2): 65-95. doi:10.3969/j.issn.1005-9628.2018.02.001 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, J. F. & Yin, C. M. (1992). A new genus and three new species of funnel-web spiders from south China (Araneae: Agelenidae). Journal of Natural Science of Hunan Normal University 15: 263-272. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, X. P. (2002). A generic-level revision of the spider subfamily Coelotinae (Araneae, Amaurobiidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 269: 1-150. doi:10.1206/0003-0090(2002)269<0001:AGLROT>2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, X. P. (2003). Species revision of the coelotine spider genera Bifidocoelotes, Coronilla, Draconarius, Femoracoelotes, Leptocoelotes, Longicoelotes, Platocoelotes, Spiricoelotes, Tegecoelotes, and Tonsilla (Araneae: Amaurobiidae). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 54: 499-662. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, X. P. & Jäger, P. (2010). A review of Coelotinae epigynal teeth morphology, with descriptions of two species from China (Araneae: Amaurobiidae). Journal of Natural History 44(19-20): 1165-1187. doi:10.1080/00222931003632708 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

Zhu, M. S., Wang, X. P. & Zhang, Z. S. (2017). Fauna Sinica: Invertebrata Vol. 59: Arachnida: Araneae: Agelenidae and Amaurobiidae. Science Press, Beijing, 727 pp. [published in Nov. 2017, not in Jan. 2018 as mentioned in the book] download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-12-18 New taxonomic reference entry Jiang, Chen & Zhang, 2018 n/a
2018-12-18 Species synonymy Jiang, Chen & Zhang, 2018 Tonsilla imitata synonymized with Tonsilla truculenta
2018-02-01 New taxonomic reference entry Zhu, Wang & Zhang, 2017 n/a