Taxon details

Mesiotelus scopensis Drensky, 1935

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-26
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Mesiotelus cyprius scopensis Drensky, 1935: 106, f. 5 (Df).
Mesiotelus cyprius scopensis Hadjissarantos, 1940: 96, f. 32a-b (Dm).
Mesiotelus skopensis Bosmans et al., 2009: 34, f. 29-33 (mf, elevated to species, lapsus).
Mesiotelus cyprius scopensis Lazarov, 2009b: 34, f. 6-10 (mf).
Mesiotelus scopensis Elverici, Özkütük & Kunt, 2013: 306, f. 6-11 (mf).
Mesiotelus scopensis Naumova, 2020: 4, f. 4-5 (f).
Mesiotelus scopensis Zamani & Marusik, 2021e: 560, f. 5F-G (f).
Mesiotelus cf. scopensis Zarikian, Propistsova & Marusik, 2022: 109, f. 5A-E (f; N.B.: belongs to Mesiotelus patricki per Marusik in litt.).

Bosmans, R., Baert, L., Bosselaers, J., De Koninck, H., Maelfait, J.-P. & Van Keer, J. (2009). Spiders of Lesbos (Greece). Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 24(suppl.): 1-70. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Drensky, P. (1935). Paiatzi (Araneae) seubirani ot Dr Stanko Karaman w Jougoslavia i osobeno w Makedonia. Izvestiya na Tsarskite Prirodonauchni Instituti v Sofia 8: 97-110. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Elverici, M., Özkütük, R. S. & Kunt, K. B. (2013). Two new liocranid species records from Turkey (Araneae: Liocranidae). Munis Entomology and Zoology 8(1): 305-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hadjissarantos, H. (1940). Les araignées de l'Attique. Athens, 132 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lazarov, S. (2009b). Spiders (Araneae) from maquis forests in SW Bulgaria. Part II. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 61: 33-37. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Naumova, M. (2020). Descriptions of two new spider species, with new data on the Albanian arachnofauna (Arachnida: Araneae, Opiliones, Pseudoscorpiones and Scorpiones). Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 72(1): 3-12. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A. & Marusik, Y. M. (2021e). Two new species of Liocranidae (Arachnida: Aranei) from the Caucasus and northern Iran. Arthropoda Selecta 30(4): 557-564. doi:10.15298/arthsel.30.4.12 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zarikian, N. A., Propistsova, E. A. & Marusik, Y. M. (2022). On spider families (Arachnida: Araneae) new to Armenia. Israel Journal of Entomology 51(2021): 103-117. [publ. in April 2022] doi:10.5281/zenodo.6466083 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-05-26 New taxonomic reference entry Zarikian, Propistsova & Marusik, 2022 n/a
2022-05-26 Species distribution update Zarikian, Propistsova & Marusik, 2022 n/a (Old value)
2021-12-17 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani & Marusik, 2021e n/a
2020-03-25 New taxonomic reference entry Naumova, 2020 n/a
2015-12-23 New taxonomic reference entry Elverici, Özkütük & Kunt, 2013 n/a
2015-12-23 Species distribution update Elverici, Özkütük & Kunt, 2013 n/a (Old value)
2014-10-13 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)