Taxon details

Evansia merens O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-11-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Japan?
Type deposit provide information
  • Neotype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; m (4230 (iii)), validity of neotype doubtful (Locket, 1964)
  • Paratype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; f (4230 (iii)) (Locket, 1964)
Taxonomic references
Evansia merens O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 38, f. 10 (Dm).
Evansia merens Smith, 1901a: 359, f. 1l, 2f (m).
Evansia merens Simon, 1926: 396, 501, f. 703-704 (m, Df).
Evansia merens Bristowe, 1939: 163, f. 10 (f).
Evansia maerens Miller, 1951: 209, pl. I, f. 22-23 (mf).
Evansia merens Locket & Millidge, 1953: 261, f. 159A-C (mf).
Evansia maerens Tullgren, 1955: 338, f. 43a-b (m).
Evansia merens Wiehle, 1960a: 184, f. 322-328 (mf).
Evansia merens Merrett, 1963b: 433, f. 113A-C (m).
Evansia merens Tystshenko, 1971: 265, f. 867, 871 (mf).
Evansia merens Miller, 1971: 274, pl. LVIII, f. 3, pl. LX, f. 25 (mf).
Evansia merens Palmgren, 1976: 69, f. 19.6-7 (mf).
Evansia merens Millidge, 1977: 30, f. 115 (m).
Evansia merens Saito, 1983c: 50, f. 1 (f) [probably not conspecific with the European one].
Evansia merens Roberts, 1987: 70, f. 27i, 29c (mf).
Evansia merens Tanasevitch, 1990: 104, f. 21.20, 22.20, 24.51 (mf).
Evansia merens Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 160, f. 434 (mf).
Evansia merens Ono, Matsuda & Saito, 2009: 261, f. 28-29 (mf).

Bristowe, W. S. (1939). The comity of spiders. Ray Society, London vol. 1, 1-228. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. 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

Merrett, P. (1963b). The palpus of male spiders of the family Linyphiidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 140(3): 347-467. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1963.tb01867.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1951). Pavouci zvírena vrchovist' u Rejvízu v Jesenicích. Přírodovědecký Sborník Ostravského Kraje 12: 202-247. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Millidge, A. F. (1977). The conformation of the male palpal organs of linyphiid spiders, and its application to the taxonomic and phylogenetic analysis of the family (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 4: 1-60. 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. (1976). Die Spinnenfauna Finnlands und Ostfennoskandiens. VII. Linyphiidae 2 (Micryphantinae, mit Ausnahme der Linyphiindae-ähnlichen). Fauna Fennica 29: 1-126. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1901a). Some notes on British spiders observed in 1899. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club 21(1900): 18-39, 1 pl. [published on July 13, 1901, after Sykes, 1941] 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

Saito, H. (1983c). [Notes on linyphiine and erigonine spiders from Hokkaido, Japan II]. Insect, Utsunomiya 34: 50-60. 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, 309-532. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Smith, F. P. (1901a). An introduction to British spiders [continued]. Science-Gossip New Series 7(80, 81, 82, 83, 84): 235-236, 265-267, 303-304, 333-334, 358-360. 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

Tullgren, A. (1955). Zur Kenntnis schwedischer Erigoniden. Arkiv för Zoologi (N.S.) 7(20, 1954): 295-389, pl. 1-29. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Wiehle, H. (1960a). Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae). XI. Micryphantidae – Zwergspinnen. Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 47: 1-620. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-11-25 New taxonomic reference entry Smith, 1901a n/a
2016-11-11 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)