Taxon details


Ostearius melanopygius (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1880)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-11-21
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:012182]
  • Distribution: South America. Introduced to Europe, Canary Is. to Egypt and Turkey, South Africa, China, New Zealand
Taxonomic references
Linyphia melanopygia O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1880a: 696, pl. 53, f. 13 (Dm).
Erigone matei Keyserling, 1886b: 159, pl. 16, f. 224 (Dmf).
Erigone striaticeps Keyserling, 1886b: 209, f. 268 (Df).
Linyphia melanopygius Urquhart, 1887: 101 (Df).
Erigone atriventer Urquhart, 1887: 102 (Df).
Neriene analis Simon, 1894a: 667 (Df).
Microneta insulana Simon, 1900a: 461, pl. 13, f. 15 (Dm).
Neriene arcuata Tullgren, 1901b: 200, pl. 16, f. 3 (Df).
Neriene matei Tullgren, 1901b: 199, pl. 16, f. 1 (m).
Tmeticus nigricauda O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1908a: 141, pl. A-B, f. 35-41 (Dmf).
Ceratinopsis melanura Simon, 1908d: 416 (Dmf).
Oedothorax melanopygia Strand, 1909g: 553.
Oedothorax arcuatus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 260.
Oedothorax matei Petrunkevitch, 1911: 263.
Ostearius nigricauda Hull, 1911a: 583.
Oedothorax melacra Chamberlin, 1916: 236, pl. 17, f. 6-7 (Dmf).
Erigone atriventris Bryant, 1933b: 19, pl. 3, f. 26 (f).
Scolopembolus melacrus Bishop & Crosby, 1938: 64, pl. 3, f. 16-17 (mf).
Oedothorax melanopygus Annen, 1941: 110, f. 2 (lapsus for O. m., Nishikawa, 1977b: 362).
Ostearius melanopygius Denis & Dresco, 1946: 103, f. 1-5 (mf).
Haemathyphantes denisi Caporiacco, 1949a: 360, f. 24 (Df).
Ostearius melanopygius Locket & Millidge, 1953: 326, f. 197D-G (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Oi, 1960a: 187, f. 196-199 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Oi, 1960b: 3, f. 1-4 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Wiehle, 1960b: 201, f. 8-15 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Holm, 1962: 186, f. 73a-d, pl. VI, f. 14 (mf, S).
Ostearius melanopygius Merrett, 1963b: 411, f. 85A-C (m).
Ostearius melanopygius Ivie, 1967: 129 (S).
Ostearius melanopygius Miller, 1970: 145, pl. XLII, f. 1-3 (f).
Ostearius melanopygius van Helsdingen, 1973c: 8 (S).
Ostearius melanopygius Locket, Millidge & Merrett, 1974: 103, f. 65F (m).
Ostearius melanopygius Wunderlich, 1976c: 140 (S).
Ostearius melanopygius van Helsdingen, 1977: 182 (S).
Ostearius melanopygius Millidge, 1977: 37, f. 149 (m).
Ostearius melanopygius Kaston, 1977: 23, f. 16-17 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Thaler, 1978a: 186, f. 18 (m).
Ostearius melanopygius Machado, 1982: 141 (S).
Ostearius melanopygius Seo & Sohn, 1984: 114, f. 6-11 (f).
Ostearius melanopygius Millidge, 1984b: 239, f. 19, 31 (f).
Ostearius melanopygius Millidge, 1985: 42, f. 158-163 (mf, S).
Ostearius melanopygius Yaginuma, 1986a: 70, f. 37.3 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Roberts, 1987: 113, f. 55a (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Irie & Saito, 1987: 21, f. 15-16 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Millidge, 1988a: 61, f. 282-286 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Chikuni, 1989b: 53, f. 31 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 228, f. 610 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Pekar, 1994: 100, f. 5-7, 9 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Roberts, 1995: 350, f. (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Kronestedt, 1996: 11, unnumbered f. (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Agnarsson, 1996: 128, f. 137A-B (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Roberts, 1998: 362, f. (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Hormiga, 2000: 49, f. 22A-H, pl. 52A-F, 53A-F, 77D (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Hu, 2001: 531, f. 354.1-8 (mf).
Osterarius melanopygius Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 157, f. 91A-B (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Namkung, 2002: 172, f. 17.25a-b (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 146, f. 1612-1614 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Namkung, 2003: 174, f. 17.25a-b (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Bosmans, 2007: 136, f. 136-140 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Miller, 2007a: 30, f. 9I (f, S).
Ostearius melanopygius Bayram et al., 2007c: 83, f. 1b-c (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Pajunen, Terhivuo & Koponen, 2008: 111, f. 2a-b (f).
Ostearius melanopygius Ono, Matsuda & Saito, 2009: 308, f. 682-684 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Paquin, Vink & Dupérré, 2010: 56, f. 31.9-10 (mf).
Ostearius melanopygius Rozwałka & Stachowicz, 2010: 159, f. 1 (f).
Ostearius melanopygius El-Hennawy et al., 2016: 64, f. 1-10 (mf).
References

Agnarsson, I. (1996). Íslenskar köngulaer. Fjölrit Náttúrufraedistofnunar 31: 1-175. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Annen, Y. (1941). [Collecting records of spiders]. Acta Arachnologica 6: 108-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bayram, A., Danişman, T., Yiğit, N., Çorak, I. & Sancak, Z. (2007c). Three linyphiid species new to the Turkish araneo-fauna: Cresmatoneta mutinensis (Canestrini, 1868), Ostearius melanopygius (O.P.-Cambridge, 1879) and Trematocephalus cristatus (Wider, 1834) (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Serket 10: 82-85. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bishop, S. C. & Crosby, C. R. (1938). Studies in American spiders: Miscellaneous genera of Erigoneae, Part II. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 46: 55-107. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bosmans, R. (2007). Contribution to the knowledge of the Linyphiidae of the Maghreb. Part XII. Miscellaneous erigonine genera and additional records (Araneae: Linyphiidae: Erigoninae). Bulletin & Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 143: 117-163. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bryant, E. B. (1933b). Notes on types of Urquhart's spiders. Records of the Canterbury Museum 4: 1-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1949a). Aracnidi della colonia del Kenya raccolti da Toschi e Meneghetti negli anni 1944-1946. Commentationes Pontificia Academia Scientiarum 13: 309-492. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1916). Results of the Yale Peruvian Expedition of 1911. The Arachnida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 60: 177-299. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial Encyclopedia of Spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. & Dresco, E. (1946). Une araignée nouvelle pour la faune de France. Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 51: 103-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

El-Hennawy, H. K., Mohafez, M. A., El-Gendy, A. A. & Zaher, I. A. I. (2016). The first record of Ostearius melanopygius (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1879) and genus Ostearius Hull, 1911 (Araneae: Linyphiidae) in Egypt. Serket 15(1): 63-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Helsdingen, P. J. van (1973c). A recapitulation of the Nearctic species of Centromerus Dahl (Araneida, Linyphiidae) with remarks on Tunagyna debilis (Banks). Zoologische Verhandelingen 124: 3-45. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Helsdingen, P. J. van (1977). Fam. Linyphiidae. In: La faune terrestre de l'île de Sainte-Hélène IV. Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Sciences zoologiques (Zool.-Ser. 8°) 220: 168-183. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holm, Å. (1962). The spider fauna of the East African mountains. Part I: Fam. Erigonidae. Zoologiska Bidrag från Uppsala 35: 19-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hormiga, G. (2000). Higher level phylogenetics of erigonine spiders (Araneae, Linyphiidae, Erigoninae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 609: 1-160. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (2001). Spiders in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of China. Henan Science and Technology Publishing House, 658 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hull, J. E. (1911a). Papers on spiders. Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumberland (N.S.) 3(3): 573-590. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Irie, T. & Saito, H. (1987). A list of linyphiid spiders in Kumamoto Prefecture. Heptathela 3(2): 14-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ivie, W. (1967). Some synonyms in American spiders. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 75: 126-131. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1977). Supplement to the spiders of Connecticut. Journal of Arachnology 4: 1-72. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1886b). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Theridiidae. Nürnberg 2, 1-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kronestedt, T. (1996). Svartrumpspindeln-en nykomling i Sverige. Fauna och Flora 91(5/6): 11-14. 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

Locket, G. H., Millidge, A. F. & Merrett, P. (1974). British Spiders, Volume III. Ray Society, London, 315 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1982). Acerca do estado actual do conhecimento das aranhas dos Açores (Araneae). Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Entomologia 7(A): 137-143. 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: 347-467. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1970). Spinnenarten der Unterfamilie Micryphantinae und der Familie Theridiidae aus Angola. Publicações Culturais da Companhia de Diamantes de Angola 82: 75-166. 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. 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

Millidge, A. F. (1984b). The taxonomy of the Linyphiidae, based chiefly on the epigynal and tracheal characters (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 6: 229-267. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millidge, A. F. (1985). Some linyphiid spiders from South America (Araneae, Linyphiidae). American Museum Novitates 2836: 1-78. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millidge, A. F. (1988a). The spiders of New Zealand: Part VI. Family Linyphiidae. Otago Museum Bulletin 6: 35-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2002). The spiders of Korea. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namkung, J. (2003). The Spiders of Korea, 2nd. ed. Kyo-Hak Publishing Co., Seoul, 648 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oi, R. (1960a). Linyphiid spiders of Japan. Journal of the Institute of Polytechnics Osaka City University 11(D): 137-244. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oi, R. (1960b). Seaside spiders from the environs of Seto Marine Biological Laboratory of Kyoto University. Acta Arachnologica 17: 3-8. 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

Pajunen, T., Terhivuo, J. & Koponen, S. (2008). Contributions to anthropochorous spiders (Araneae) in Finland. Memoranda Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica 84: 110-116. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P., Vink, C. & Dupérré, N. (2010). Spiders of New Zealand: annotated family key & species list. Manaaki Whenua Press, Lincoln, New Zealand, 118 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pekár, S. (1994). The first record of Zodarion rubidum and Ostearius melanopygius for Slovakia (Arachnida: Araneae: Zodariidae, Linyphiidae). Entomological Problems 25: 97-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1880a). On some new and rare spiders from New Zealand, with characters of four new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47(4, for 1879): 681-703, Pl. LII-LIII. [published in April 1880, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1879.tb02701.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1908a). On new and rare British Arachnida. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club 28(for 1907): 121-148. [published on May 9, 1908, after Sykes, 1941] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rozwalka, R. & Stachowicz, J. (2010). First record of Ostearius melanopygius (Cambridge, 1879) (Araneae: Linyphiidae) in the eastern part of Poland. Przegląd Zoologiczny 52-54: 159-161. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Seo, B. K. & Sohn, S. R. (1984). The spider fauna and three valuable species of Namhae-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Korea. Journal of the Institute of Natural Sciences, Keimyung University 3: 113-120. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris 1, 489-760. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1900a). Arachnida. In: Fauna Hawaiiensis, or the zoology of the Sandwich Isles: being results of the explorations instituted by the Royal Society of London promoting natural knowledge and the British Association for the Advancement of Science. London 2, 443-519. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1908d). Araneae. 1re partie. In: Michaelsen & Hartmeyer (eds.) Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Jena 1(12), 359-446. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (2001). The Fauna of Hebei, China: Araneae. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 510 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1909g). Spinnentiere von Südafrika und einigen Inseln gesammelt bei der deutschen Südpolar-Expedition. In: Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1905. Berlin 10(5), 541-596. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. (1978a). Über wenig bekannte Zwergspinnen aus den Alpen-V (Arachnida: Aranei, Erigonidae). Beiträge zur Entomologie 28: 183-200. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tullgren, A. (1901b). Contribution to the knowledge of the spider fauna of the Magellan Territories. In: Svenska Expeditionen till Magellansländerna. 2(10), 181-263. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1887). On new species of Araneida. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 19: 72-118. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1960b). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der deutschen Spinnenfauna. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 88: 195-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Yaginuma, T. (1986a). Spiders of Japan in color (new ed.). Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka, 305 pp., 64 pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2016-11-21 New taxonomic reference entry Rozwałka & Stachowicz, 2010 n/a
2016-11-03 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)
2016-06-09 New taxonomic reference entry El-Hennawy et al., 2016 n/a