Taxon details

Porrhomma cavernicola (Keyserling, 1886)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-09-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Linyphia incerta Emerton, 1875: 280, pl. 1, f. 13-21 (Dmf; N.B.: preoccupied by Walckenaer, 1841).
Willibaldia incerta Keyserling, 1886b: 123.
Willibaldia cavernicola Keyserling, 1886b: 123, pl. 15, f. 204 (Df).
Troglohyphantes incertus Simon, 1894a: 690.
Troglohyphantes cavernicola Simon, 1894a: 706.
Troglohyphantes cavernicola Crosby, 1905b: 368, f. 20-22 (Dm).
Porrhomma incertum Berland, 1931a: 384.
Porrhomma cavernicola Roewer, 1942a: 603.
Porrhomma emertoni Roewer, 1942a: 603 (replacement name for Linyphia incerta).
Porrhomma cavernicola Miller, 2005b: 428, f. 5-26 (mf, S of Porrhomma emertoni).
Porrhomma cavernicola Růžička, 2018: 22, f. 17A-F (mf).

Berland, L. (1931a). Campagne spéologique de C. Bolivar et R. Jeannel dans l'Amérique du Nord (1928). 7. Arachnides Aranéides. In: Biospeologica, LVI. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71, 383-387. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Crosby, C. R. (1905b). The spiders of the Rochport Cave, Mo. The Canadian Entomologist 37(11): 367-369. doi:10.4039/Ent37367-11 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1875). Notes on spiders from Caves in Kentucky, Virginia and Indiana. American Naturalist 9: 278-281. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1886b). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Theridiidae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 2, 1-295. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, J. (2005b). A redescription of Porrhomma cavernicola Keyserling (Araneae, Linyphiidae) with notes on Appalachian troglobites. Journal of Arachnology 33: 426-438. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1942a). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940. 1. Band (Mesothelae, Orthognatha, Labidognatha: Dysderaeformia, Scytodiformia, Pholciformia, Zodariiformia, Hersiliaeformia, Argyopiformia). Natura, Buchhandlung für Naturkunde und exakte Wissenschaften Paul Budy, Bremen, 1040 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Růžička, V. (2018). A review of the spider genus Porrhomma (Araneae, Linyphiidae). Zootaxa 4481(1): 1-75. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4481.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 489-760. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2018-09-14 New taxonomic reference entry Růžička, 2018 n/a