Taxon details

Megalepthyphantes turkeyensis Tanasevitch, Kunt & Seyyar, 2005

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-11-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece, Cyprus, Turkey
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Lepthyphantes congener Kulczyński, 1908c: 68, pl. 2, f. 17 (m, misidentified).
Megalepthyphantes turkeyensis Tanasevitch, Kunt & Seyyar, 2005: 279, f. 1-9 (Dm).
Megalepthyphantes turkeyensis Tanasevitch, 2011b: 74, f. 82-83 (m).
Megalepthyphantes turkeyensis Bosmans et al., 2019b: 20, f. 11a-f (m, Df).

Bosmans, R., Van Keer, J., Russell-Smith, A., Hadjiconstantis, M., Komnenov, M., Bosselaers, J., Huber, S., McCowan, D., Snazell, R., Decae, A., Zoumides, C., Kielhorn, K.-H. & Oger, P. (2019b). Spiders of Cyprus (Araneae). A catalogue of all currently known species from Cyprus. Newsletter of the Belgian arachnological Society 34(Supplement): 1-173. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1908c). Fragmenta arachnologica. X. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1908: 49-86, pl. 2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V., Kunt, K. B. & Seyyar, O. (2005). A new species of the genus Megalepthyphantes Wunderlich from Turkey (Aranei: Linyphiidae: Micronetinae). Arthropoda Selecta 13(4, 2004): 279-280. [publ. June 30, 2005] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. (2011b). On linyphiid spiders from the eastern and central Mediterranean kept at the Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Geneva. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 118(1): 49-91. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.117799 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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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
2019-11-13 New taxonomic reference entry Bosmans et al., 2019b n/a
2019-11-13 First description of female Bosmans et al., 2019b n/a (Old value)
2019-11-07 Species distribution update Tanasevitch, 2011b n/a (Old value)