Taxon details

Heptathela yanbaruensis Haupt, 1983

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-02-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Japan (Okinawa)
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); m (A0003074), f (A0003074) paratype
Taxonomic references
Heptathela kimurai yanbaruensis Haupt, 1983: 284, f. 7c-d, 12d, 13d, 13f (Dmf).
Heptathela kimurai yanbaruensis Haupt, 1984: 166, f. 7 (f).
Heptathela kimurai yanbaruensis Haupt, 2003: 69, f. 49C-D, 53F-I, K, 54P-U, 55.4-6, 62H (mf).
Heptathela yanbaruensis Ono, 2009a: 80, f. 53-59 (mf, elevated to species).
Heptathela yanbaruensis Tanikawa & Miyashita, 2014: 68, f. 4H-J (m).

Haupt, J. (1983). Vergleichende Morphologie der Genitalorgane und Phylogenie der liphistiomorphen Webspinnen (Araneae: Mesothelae). I. Revision der bisher bekannten Arten. Zeitschrift für Zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung 21(4): 275-293. doi:10.1111/j.1439-0469.1983.tb00296.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haupt, J. (1984). Comportement sexuel, morphologie génitale et phylogenèse des araignées liphistiomorphes. Revue Arachnologique 5: 161-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Haupt, J. (2003). The Mesothelae -- a monograph of an exceptional group of spiders (Aaneae: Mesothelae): (Morphology, behaviour, ecology, taxonomy, distribution and phylogeny). Zoologica 154: 1-102. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (2009a). The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, 739 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanikawa, A. & Miyashita, T. (2014). Discovery of a cryptic species of Heptathela from the northernmost part of Okinawajima Is., Southwest Japan, as revealed by mitochondrial and nuclear DNA. Acta Arachnologica 63(2): 65-72. doi:10.2476/asjaa.63.65 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2015-02-18 New taxonomic reference entry Tanikawa & Miyashita, 2014 n/a