Taxon details

Mermessus dentiger O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA to Guatemala, Caribbean
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Taxonomic references
Mermessus dentiger O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 292, pl. 39, f. 5 (Dm).
Eperigone serrata Ivie & Barrows, 1935: 10, pl. 3, f. 25, pl. 4, f. 26-27 (Dmf) [].
Eperigone antillana Bryant, 1948b: 388, f. 69, 72, 74 (Dmf) [].
Eperigone serrata Millidge, 1987: 18, f. 43-48 (mf, S of Eperigone antillana).
Mermessus dentiger Miller & Hormiga, 2004: 413, f. 18D, F, 20J (mf).
Mermessus dentiger Miller, 2007a: 124, f. 71I, 91A-G, 93A-F, 94A-F, 95A-C (mf, S of Eperigone serrata).

Bryant, E. B. (1948b). The spiders of Hispaniola. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 100: 329-447. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ivie, W. & Barrows, W. M. (1935). Some new spiders from Florida. Bulletin of the University of Utah 26(6): 1-24. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, J. A. & Hormiga, G. (2004). Clade stability and the addition of data: A case study from erigonine spiders (Araneae: Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Cladistics 20: 385-442. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, J. A. (2007a). Review of erigonine spider genera in the Neotropics (Araneae: Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 149(Suppl. 1): 1-263. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00233.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millidge, A. F. (1987). The erigonine spiders of North America. Part 8. The genus Eperigone Crosby and Bishop (Araneae, Linyphiidae). American Museum Novitates 2885: 1-75. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1899a). Arachnida. Araneida. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 1, 289-304. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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