Taxon details

Idiosoma simpsoni (Hickman, 1944)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-26
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (South Australia)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Aganippe simpsoni Hickman, 1944a: 22, f. 7-10 (Df).
Aganippe simpsoni Main, 1985a: 51 (removed from S of Aganippe occidentalis, rejecting Main, 1957a: 414).
Idiosoma simpsoni Rix et al., 2017a: 592 (T from Aganippe, nomen dubium).

Hickman, V. V. (1944a). Scorpions and spiders. In: The Simpson desert expedition, 1939-Scientific reports No. 1, Biology. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 68, 18-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1985a). Further studies on the systematics of ctenizid trapdoor spiders: a review of the Australian genera (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Ctenizidae). Australian Journal of Zoology Supplementary Series 108: 1-84. doi:10.1071/AJZS108 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rix, M. G., Raven, R. J., Main, B. Y., Harrison, S. E., Austin, A. D., Cooper, S. J. B. & Harvey, M. S. (2017a). The Australasian spiny trapdoor spiders of the family Idiopidae (Mygalomorphae: Arbanitinae): a relimitation and revision at the generic level. Invertebrate Systematics 31(5): 566-634. doi:10.1071/IS16065 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-26 Taxon is nomen dubium Rix et al., 2017a Idiosoma simpsoni (Hickman, 1944) declared a nomen dubium
2017-09-26 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2017a n/a
2017-09-26 Species transferred to new genus Rix et al., 2017a Species transferred from Aganippe to Idiosoma