Taxon details

Centromerus valkanovi Deltshev, 1983

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-10-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum für Naturkunde Görlitz (SMNG), Görlitz, Germany (data base search of type material, 27.03.2019); m (9492-36271) of Centromerus turcicus
  • Holotype: National Museum of Natural History (NMNHS), Sofia, Bulgaria; m (Dimitrov & Deltshev, 2019)
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany; 16m (60075, 60164) of Centromerus turcicus (Dimitrov & Deltshev, 2019)
Taxonomic references
Centromerus valkanovi Deltshev, 1983a: 53, pl. 1, f. 1-2, pl. 2, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Centromerus turcicus Wunderlich, 1995t: 656, f. 6-8 (Dm) [].
Centromerus valkanovi Demircan & Topçu, 2015: 178, f. 2A-C (f).
Centromerus valkanovi Komnenov et al., 2016: 27, f. 57-58 (m).
Centromerus valkanovi Dimitrov & Deltshev, 2019: 266, f. 23-28 (m, S of Centromerus turcicus).

Deltshev, C. D. (1983a). A contribution to the taxonomical study of sylvaticus group of genus Centromerus F. Dahl (Araneae, Linyphiidae) in Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 21: 53-58. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Demircan, N. & Topçu, A. (2015). A contribution to the spider fauna of the European part of Turkey (Araneae). Serket 14(4): 176-183. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dimitrov, D. & Deltshev, C. (2019). Contribution to the study of the genus Centromerus in Turkey, with the description of a new species of blind spiders (Arachnida, Araneae: Linyphiidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 126(2): 261-267. doi:10.5281/zenodo.3463463 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Komnenov, M., Pitta, E., Zografou, K. & Chatzaki, M. (2016). Discovering the still unexplored arachnofauna of the National Park of Dadia-Lefkimi-Soufli, NE Greece: a taxonomic review with description of new species. Zootaxa 4096(1): 1-66. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4096.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1995t). Beschreibung bisher unbekannter Arten der Baldachinspinnen aus der östlichen Mediterraneis (Arachnida: Araneae: Linyphiidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4(1994): 655-686. [publ. in Dec. 1995] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-10-16 New taxonomic reference entry Dimitrov & Deltshev, 2019 n/a
2019-10-16 Species synonymy Dimitrov & Deltshev, 2019 Centromerus turcicus synonymized with Centromerus valkanovi
2016-04-14 New taxonomic reference entry Komnenov et al., 2016 n/a
2016-04-14 Species distribution update Komnenov et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2016-01-07 New taxonomic reference entry Demircan & Topçu, 2015 n/a
2016-01-07 Species distribution update Demircan & Topçu, 2015 n/a (Old value)