Taxon details

Zelotes fuscus (Thorell, 1875)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-08-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Ukraine, Russia (Europe, Caucasus), Kazakhstan
Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Finnish Museum of Natural History (LUOMUS), Helsinki, Finland; m
  • Paralectotype: Finnish Museum of Natural History (LUOMUS), Helsinki, Finland; 3f
Taxonomic references
Prosthesima fusca Thorell, 1875b: 82 (Dmf).
Prosthesima fusca Thorell, 1875c: 109 (Dmf).
Zelotes kukushkini Kovblyuk, 2006a: 206, f. 1.1-3, 4.1-2, 6.1-2, 7.1-2 (Dmf) [].
Zelotes fuscus Kovblyuk, Marusik & Omelko, 2013: 424, f. 4-8, 10-13 (mf, S of Zelotes kukushkini).
Zelotes fuscus Ponomarev, Bragina & Shmatko, 2017: 7, f. 5-6 (f).
Zelotes fuscus Ponomarev & Shmatko, 2019a: 7, f. 17-48, 65-78 (mf).

Kovblyuk, M. M. (2006a). Zelotes kukushkini sp. n. (Aranei, Gnaphosidae) and close related species from Palaearctic. Vestnik Zoologii 40: 205-217. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kovblyuk, M. M., Marusik, Y. M. & Omelko, M. M. (2013). On four poorly known species of spiders (Araneae: Gnaphosidae and Lycosidae) described by T. Thorell from Crimea. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 65(4): 423-427. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ponomarev, A. V., Bragina, T. M. & Shmatko, V. Y. (2017). New data on spiders (Aranei) of the Naurzum State Natural Reserve (Kostanay Region, Kazakhstan). Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 13(1): 3-10. doi:10.23885/1814-3326-2017-13-1-3-10 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ponomarev, A. V. & Shmatko, V. Y. (2019a). A review of spiders of the genus Zelotes Gistel, 1848 of the subterraneus-group (Aranei: Gnaphosidae) from the Caucasus and Ciscaucasia. Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 15(1): 3-22. doi:10.23885/181433262019151-322 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875b). Verzeichniss südrussischer Spinnen. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 11: 39-122. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875c). Descriptions of several European and North African spiders. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 13(5): 1-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-08-20 New taxonomic reference entry Ponomarev & Shmatko, 2019a n/a
2019-08-20 Species distribution update Ponomarev & Shmatko, 2019a n/a (Old value)
2017-08-17 New taxonomic reference entry Ponomarev, Bragina & Shmatko, 2017 n/a
2017-08-17 Species distribution update Ponomarev, Bragina & Shmatko, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2014-06-30 New taxonomic reference entry Kovblyuk, Marusik & Omelko, 2013 n/a
2014-06-30 Species synonymy Kovblyuk, Marusik & Omelko, 2013 Zelotes kukushkini synonymized with Zelotes fuscus