Taxon details

Centromerus paradoxus (Simon, 1884)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-06-08
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Western Mediterranean
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Cryptocleptes paradoxus Simon, 1884a: 352 (Df).
Cryptocleptes paradoxus Simon, 1894a: 702, f. 758.
Centromerus paradoxus Simon, 1929: 550, 557, 723, f. 817, 821 (mf).
Centromerus paradoxus Machado, 1941: 31 (S of C. satyrus, subsequently rejected).
Centromerus paradoxus Dresco, 1952: 96, f. 1, 5 (mf).
Centromerus cfr. paradoxus Bosmans, 1986b: 93, f. 17-24 (mf).
Centromerus paradoxus Bosmans, 2006a: 130, f. 17-20 (mf).
Centromerus cf. paradoxus Ballarin & Pantini, 2020: 15, f. 7A-B, 8A-E (mf).

Ballarin, F. & Pantini, P. (2020). Three new species and new records of the genus Centromerus (Araneae, Linyphiidae) from Italy. European Journal of Taxonomy 660: 1-23. doi:10.5852/ejt.2020.660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bosmans, R. (1986b). Études sur les Linyphiidae Nord-Africaines IV. Le genre Centromerus Dahl (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Biologisch Jaarboek Dodonaea 54: 85-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bosmans, R. (2006a). Contribution to the knowledge of the Linyphiidae of the Maghreb. Part XI. Miscellaneous linyphiid genera and additions (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Linyphiinae). Bulletin & Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 141: 125-161. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dresco, E. (1952). Remarques sur les Centromerus du groupe paradoxus et description de deux espèces nouvelles. Notes biospéologiques 7: 95-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1941). Araignées nouvelles pour la faune portugaise (II). Memorias e Estudos do Museu Zoologico da Universidade de Coimbra 117: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1884a). Les arachnides de France. Tome cinquième, deuxième et troisième partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 180-885, pl. 26-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 489-760. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf 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

External Resource References

* Disclaimer
As External Resources, the World Spider Catalog links here to species pages of other databases. They may contain further information for the given species. The databases, listed as External Resources, however, are not managed by World Spider Catalog and the information given there is not necessarily in agreement with the World Spider Catalog. All responsibility for such data is with the external database. (2019). GBIF Home Page (via GBIF API). Available from: [1 September 2019]

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
2020-06-08 New taxonomic reference entry Ballarin & Pantini, 2020 n/a