Taxon details

Bolyphantes alticeps (Sundevall, 1833)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to Far East), Central Asia, China, Japan
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Linyphia alticeps Sundevall, 1833a: 261 (Dj).
Bolyphantes stramineus C. L. Koch, 1841a: 71, f. 643 (Df).
Linyphia alticeps Westring, 1861: 117 (Dmf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Menge, 1866: 134, pl. 25, f. 55 (mf).
Linyphia alticeps Thorell, 1870a: 59.
Bolyphantes alticeps Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1894: 52, pl. 2, f. 18 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Bösenberg, 1901: 63, pl. 5, f. 62 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Simon, 1929: 568, 727, f. 837-839 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Locket & Millidge, 1953: 378, f. 225D-F (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Wiehle, 1956: 152, f. 257-262 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Azheganova, 1968: 61, f. 119, 128-129 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Tystshenko, 1971: 231, f. 744-747 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Miller, 1971: 234, pl. XLVI, f. 9-11 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Roberts, 1974: 29, f. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Palmgren, 1975: 42, f. 9.11-13 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Roberts, 1987: 147, f. 75b, d, 76b (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Izmailova, 1989: 68, f. 47 (m).
Bolyphantes alticeps Chikuni, 1989b: 47, f. 8 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Tanasevitch, 1990: 87, f. 13.10-12, 14.24-25 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 122, f. 346 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Roberts, 1995: 356, f. (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Tao, Li & Zhu, 1995: 243, f. 11-20 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Mcheidze, 1997: 303, f. 705-707 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Roberts, 1998: 368, f. (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 160, f. 88A-D (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps van Helsdingen, Thaler & Deltshev, 2001: 6, f. 3-18, 73, 83-86, 95 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Ono, Matsuda & Saito, 2009: 320, f. 970-976 (mf).
Bolyphantes alticeps Karabulut & Türkes, 2011: 119, f. 2-3 (f).
Bolyphantes alticeps Déjean & Danflous, 2016: 18, f. 5A, 7B,E (mf).

Azheganova, N. S. (1968). Kratkii opredelitel' paukov (Aranei) lesnoi i lesostepnoi zony SSSR. Akademia Nauk SSSR, 149 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. (1901). Die Spinnen Deutschlands. I. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 14(1): 1-96, Pl. 1-8. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6508 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial encyclopedia of spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chyzer, C. & Kulczyński, W. (1894). Araneae Hungariae. Tomus II. Academia Scientarum Hungaricae, Budapest, pp. 1-151, Pl. I-V. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Déjean, S. & Danflous, S. (2016). Deux espèces d’araignées nouvelles pour la faune de France, découvertes en Aubrac (Aveyron, Midi-Pyrénées): Bathyphantes setiger F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1894 et Bolyphantes kolosvaryi (Caporiacco, 1936) (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Revue Arachnologique (2) 3: 16-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Helsdingen, P. J. van, Thaler, K. & Deltshev, C. (2001). The European species of Bolyphantes with an attempt of a phylogenetic analysis (Araneae Linyphiidae). Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 80: 3-35. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Izmailova, M. V. (1989). [Fauna of Spiders of South Part of Eastern Siberia]. Irkutsk State University Publishing, 184 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karabulut, H. & Türkeş, T. (2011). New records of Linyphiidae (Araneae) for Turkish araneo-fauna. Serket 12: 117-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1841a). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Achter Band, pp. 41-131, pl. 265-288 (f. 621-694); Neunter Band, pp. 1-56, pl. 289-306 (f. 695-726). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1953). British spiders. Vol. II. Ray Society, London, 449 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mcheidze, T. S. (1997). [Spiders of Georgia: Systematics, Ecology, Zoogeographic Review]. Tbilisi University, 390 pp. (in Georgian). [English version published by Otto (2014) available here] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Menge, A. (1866). Preussische Spinnen. Erste Abtheilung. Schriften der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Danzig (N.F.) 1: 1-152. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1971). Pavouci-Araneida. Klíč zvířeny ČSSR 4: 51-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H., Matsuda, M. & Saito, H. (2009). Linyphiidae, Pimoidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 253-344. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Palmgren, P. (1975). Die Spinnenfauna Finnlands und Ostfennoskandiens VI. Linyphiidae 1 (Die Linyphiinae und Linyphiinae-ähnlichen Micryphantinae). Fauna Fennica 28: 1-102. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1974). Notes on the identification of the British species of Bolyphantes (Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 3(2): 29-33. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1987). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2: Linyphiidae and check list. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 204 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1929). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 3e partie. Roret, Paris, 533-772. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sundevall, C. J. (1833a). Svenska spindlarnes beskrifning. Fortsättning och slut. Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 1832: 172-272. [publ. in 1833, see Blick & Kronestedt, 2000] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. (1990). The spider family Linyphiidae in the fauna of the Caucasus (Arachnida, Aranei). In: B. R. Striganova (ed.) Fauna nazemnykh bespozvonochnykh Kavkaza. Moscow, Akaedemia Nauk, pp. 5-114. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tao, Y., Li, S. Q. & Zhu, C. D. (1995). Linyphiid spiders of Changbai Mountains, China (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Linyphiinae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4(1994): 241-288. [publ. in Dec. 1995] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1870a). Remarks on synonyms of European spiders. Part I. C. J. Lundström, Uppsala, pp. 1-96. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.69282 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tystshenko, V. P. (1971). Opredelitel' paukov evropejskoj chasti SSSR. Leningrad, 281 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Westring, N. (1861). Araneae svecicae. Göteborgs Kungliga Vetenskaps och Vitterhets Samhälles Handlingar 7: 1-615. [publ. also as separate in 1862] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1956). Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae). 28. Familie Linyphiidae – Baldachinspinnen. Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 44: 1-337. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2016-10-09 New taxonomic reference entry Déjean & Danflous, 2016 n/a