Taxon details

Diplocephalus alpinus (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1873)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Italy, Central Europe to Greece and Russia (Europe)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Erigone alpina O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1873a: 767, pl. 66, f. 24 (Dm).
Diplocephalus connectens Kulczyński, in Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1894: 109, pl. 4, f. 24 (Dmf) [].
Plaesiocraerus alpinus Simon, 1926: 496.
Plaesiocraerus connectens Simon, 1926: 496.
Diplocephalus annectens strandi Kolosváry, 1937a: 401 (Dm) [].
Diplocephalus connectens Niculescu-Burlacu, 1968: 92, f. 6 (f).
Diplocephalus connectens Thaler, 1995b: D479 (S of Diplocephalus alpinus, used the younger name without evidence).
Diplocephalus connectens Pesarini, 1996: 416, f. 13-14, 20 (mf).
Diplocephalus alpinus Breitling et al., 2016b: 58 (S of Diplocephalus alpinus strandi).

Breitling, R., Bauer, T., Schäfer, M., Morano, E., Barrientos, J. A. & Blick, T. (2016b). Phantom spiders 2: More notes on dubious spider species from Europe. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 52: 50-77. doi:10.5431/aramit5209 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

Kolosváry, G. (1937a). Neue Daten zur Spinnengeographie der Karpathenländer. Festschrift Embrik Strand 3: 398-401. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Niculescu-Burlacu, F. (1968). Contribuţii la studiul faunei de aranee din Pǎdurea Brǎnești. Studii şi Cercetăride Biologie (Zool.) 20: 89-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pesarini, C. (1996). Note su alcuni Erigonidae italiani, con descrizione di una nuova specie (Araneae). Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 135: 413-429. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1873a). Descriptions of twenty-four new species of Erigone. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(3, 1872): 747-769, pl. 65-66. [published in April 1873, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00496.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1926). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 2e partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 309-532. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. (1995b). Spinnen (Araneida) mit Anhang über Weberknechte (Opiliones). Ergebnisse der Wissenschaftlichen Untersuchungen im Schweizerischen Nationalpark 12: D473-D538. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-11-03 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)
2016-10-07 New taxonomic reference entry Breitling et al., 2016b n/a
2016-10-07 Species synonymy Breitling et al., 2016b Diplocephalus alpinus strandi synonymized with Diplocephalus alpinus