Taxon details

Persiscape gideoni (Levy, 1996)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-03-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Israel, Iran
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Zoological Museum of Moscow University (ZMMU), Moscow, Russia; (Syn: Persiscape dunini) m (Ta-7508) (Mikhailov, 2018a)
  • Paratype: Zoological Museum of Moscow University (ZMMU), Moscow, Russia; (Syn: Persiscape dunini) 1f (Ta-7509) (Mikhailov, 2018a)
Taxonomic references
Agelena affinis Brignoli, 1978g: 503, f. 69-71 (mf, misidentified per Levy, 1996: 91).
Agelescape gideoni Levy, 1996: 91, f. 20-23 (Dmf).
Agelescape dunini Guseinov, Marusik & Koponen, 2005: 158, f. 1-2, 6-8 (Dmf) [].
Agelescape gideoni Zamani et al., 2016: 101, f. 1-3 (f).
Persiscape gideoni Zamani & Marusik, 2020a: 376, f. 3C-D, 6A,I, 9A, 11C-D, 12H-L (mf, T from Agelescape, S of Agelescape dunini).

Brignoli, P. M. (1978g). Ragni di Turchia V. Specie nuove o interessanti, cavernicole ed epigee, di varie famiglie (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 85(3): 461-541. doi:10.1002/mmnz.19710470203 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Guseinov, E., Marusik, Y. M. & Koponen, S. (2005). Spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Azerbaijan 5. Faunistic review of the funnel-web spiders (Agelenidae) with the description of a new genus and species. Arthropoda Selecta 14(2): 153-177. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1996). The agelenid funnel-weaver family and the spider genus Cedicus in Israel (Araneae, Agelenidae and Cybaeidae). Zoologica Scripta 25(2): 85-122. doi:10.1111/j.1463-6409.1996.tb00154.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Mirshamsi, O., Rashidi, P., Marusik, Y. M., Moradmand, M. & Bolzern, A. (2016). New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Aranei), part III. Arthropoda Selecta 25(1): 99-114. doi:10.15298/arthsel.25.1.10 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A. & Marusik, Y. M. (2020a). A review of Agelenini (Araneae: Agelenidae: Ageleninae) of Iran and Tajikistan, with descriptions of four new genera. Arachnology 18(4): 368-386. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.4.368 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-03-24 Species distribution update Zamani & Marusik, 2020a n/a (Old value)
2020-03-24 Species synonymy Zamani & Marusik, 2020a Persiscape dunini synonymized with Persiscape gideoni
2020-03-24 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani & Marusik, 2020a n/a
2020-03-24 Species transferred to new genus Zamani & Marusik, 2020a Species transferred from Agelescape to Persiscape
2016-04-14 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani et al., 2016 n/a
2016-04-14 Species distribution update Zamani et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)