Taxon details

Selenyphantes longispinosus (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-06-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico, Guatemala
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (1905.4.28.2996) (Wunderlich, 1986)
Taxonomic references
Lepthyphantes longispinosa O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1896a: 188, f. pl. 23, f. 8 (Dm).
Selenyphantes longispinosa Gertsch & Davis, 1946: 7, f. 12 (Df, T from Lepthyphantes).
Palaeolinyphia longispinosa Wunderlich, 1986: 84, f. 169-174 (m, T from Lepthyphantes; N.B.: Wunderlich was unaware of above T).
Selenyphantes longispinosus Ibarra-Núñez, Maya-Morales & Chamé-Vázquez, 2011: 1186, f. 6f (m).
Selenyphantes longispinosus Silva-Moreira & Hormiga, 2021: 939, f. 22A-H, 23A-H, 32A, 34A, 36A, 37A, 39H, 40C (mf).

Gertsch, W. J. & Davis, L. I. (1946). Report on a collection of spiders from Mexico. V. American Museum Novitates 1313: 1-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ibarra-Núñez, G., Maya-Morales, J. & Chamé-Vázquez, D. (2011). Las arañas del bosque mesófilo de montaña de la Reserva de la Biosfera Volcán Tacaná, Chiapas, México. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 82: 1183-1193. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1896a). Arachnida. Araneida. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 1, 161-224. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Silva-Moreira, T. da & Hormiga, G. (2021). Systematics of the Neotropical spider genera Jalapyphantes and Selenyphantes and the circumscription of the Pocobletus clade (Araneae: Linyphiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 192(3): 896-957. doi:10.1093/zoolinnean/zlaa124 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1986). Spinnenfauna gestern und heute: Fossile Spinnen in Bernstein und ihre heute lebenden Verwandten. Quelle & Meyer, Wiesbaden, 283 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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2021-06-29 New taxonomic reference entry Silva-Moreira & Hormiga, 2021 n/a