Taxon details

Macrothele cretica Kulczyński, 1903

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-01-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece (Crete)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Macrothele cretica Kulczyński, 1903a: 35, pl. 1, f. 1 (Dm).
Macrothele cretica Snazell & Allison, 1989: 70, f. 5-7 (m).
Macrothele cretica Le Peru, 2011: 64, f. 23 (m).
Macrothele cretica Chatzaki & Komnenov, 2019: 271, f. 1A-E, 2A-E (m, Df).

Chatzaki, M. & Komnenov, M. (2019). Description of a new Chaetopelma (Araneae, Theraphosidae) species from Crete and a re-description of Macrothele cretica Kulczyński, 1903 (Araneae, Macrothelidae). Zootaxa 4544(2): 269-284. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4544.2.7 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1903a). Aranearum et Opilionum species in insula Creta a comite Dre Carolo Attems collectae. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1903(1): 32-58, pl. 1. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Le Peru, B. (2011). The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Snazell, R. & Allison, R. (1989). The genus Macrothele Ausserer (Araneae, Hexathelidae) in Europe. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 8(3): 65-72. 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
2019-01-11 New taxonomic reference entry Chatzaki & Komnenov, 2019 n/a
2019-01-11 First description of female Chatzaki & Komnenov, 2019 n/a (Old value)