Taxon details

Synaphosus shirin Ovtsharenko, Levy & Platnick, 1994

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-11-05
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Cyprus, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Iran
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Museum of Natural History = United States National Museum (USNM), Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA; f (Ovtsharenko, Levy & Platnick, 1994)
Taxonomic references
Synaphosus shirin Ovtsharenko, Levy & Platnick, 1994: 23, f. 82-83 (Df).
Synaphosus shirin Chatzaki & Russell-Smith, 2017: 248, f. 29-34 (Dmf).
Synaphosus shirin Ponomarev, Snegovaya & Shmatko, 2019: 233, f. 1 (f).
Synaphosus shirin Bosmans et al., 2019b: 15, f. 7a-e (m).
Synaphosus shirin Danışman, Mamay & Sabuncu, 2020: 128, f. 1A-B, 2A-C, 3A-B (m).

Bosmans, R., Van Keer, J., Russell-Smith, A., Hadjiconstantis, M., Komnenov, M., Bosselaers, J., Huber, S., McCowan, D., Snazell, R., Decae, A., Zoumides, C., Kielhorn, K.-H. & Oger, P. (2019b). Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian arachnological Society 34(Supplement): 1-173. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chatzaki, M. & Russell-Smith, A. (2017). New species and new records of ground spiders (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) from Cyprus. Zootaxa 4329(3): 237-255. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4329.3.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Danışman, T., Mamay, M. & Sabuncu, Y. (2020). Taxonomic notes on genus Synaphosus Platnick & Shadab, 1980 (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) in Turkey. Serket 17(2): 127-132. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ovtsharenko, V. I., Levy, G. & Platnick, N. I. (1994). A review of the ground spider genus Synaphosus (Araneae, Gnaphosidae). American Museum Novitates 3095: 1-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ponomarev, A. V., Snegovaya, N. Y. & Shmatko, V. Y. (2019). Synaphosus shirin Ovtsharenko, Levi [sic] et Platnik [sic], 1994 (Gnaphosidae) and Holocnemus pluchei (Scopoli, 1763) (Pholcidae) – two new species of spiders (Aranei) in the fauna of the Caucasus. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 15(2): 233-235. doi:10.23885/181433262019152-233235 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
2020-11-05 Species distribution update Ponomarev, Snegovaya & Shmatko, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2020-11-05 New taxonomic reference entry Ponomarev, Snegovaya & Shmatko, 2019 n/a
2020-05-03 New taxonomic reference entry Danışman, Mamay & Sabuncu, 2020 n/a
2020-05-03 Species distribution update Danışman, Mamay & Sabuncu, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2019-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Bosmans et al., 2019b n/a
2017-10-05 New taxonomic reference entry Chatzaki & Russell-Smith, 2017 n/a
2017-10-05 Species distribution update Chatzaki & Russell-Smith, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-10-05 First description of male Chatzaki & Russell-Smith, 2017 n/a (Old value)