Taxon details

Rayforstia vulgaris (Forster, 1959)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Zealand
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Type deposit provide information
  • Paratype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Rayforstia vulgaris (Forster, 1959), 2 m, 2 f (11940-115a)
Taxonomic references
Textricella vulgaris Forster, 1959: 286, f. 28-32 (Dmf).
Textricella vulgaris Forster & Platnick, 1981: 264, f. 3, 18-19, 27 (mf).
Textricella vulgaris Forster & Platnick, 1984: 92, f. 357-359, 362-367, 371-374 (mf).
Textricella vulgaris Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2006: 166, f. 60b-f (mf).
Rayforstia vulgaris Paquin, Vink & Dupérré, 2010: 42, f. 19.1-4 (mf).
Rayforstia vulgaris Rix & Harvey, 2010a: 56, f. 7H, 47B, 84A-D, 85A-B, 87A-B, 92A-F, 93A-F, 94A-D, 95A-F (Tmf from Textricella=Eterosonycha).

Forster, R. R. (1959). The spiders of the family Symphytognathidae. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 86: 269-329. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forster, R. R. & Platnick, N. I. (1981). A textricellid spider from Chile (Araneae, Textricellidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 263-270. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forster, R. R. & Platnick, N. I. (1984). A review of the archaeid spiders and their relatives, with notes on the limits of the superfamily Palpimanoidea (Arachnida, Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 178: 1-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jocqué, R. & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (2006). Spider families of the world. Musée Royal de l'Afrique Central, Tervuren, 336 pp. 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

Rix, M. G. & Harvey, M. S. (2010a). The spider family Micropholcommatidae (Arachnida, Araneae, Araneoidea): a relimitation and revision at the generic level. ZooKeys 36: 1-321. doi:10.3897/zookeys.36.306 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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