Taxon details

Bertmainius tingle (Main, 1991)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-09-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Western Australia)
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Moggridgea tingle Main, 1991: 385, f. 1A-D, 2A-J, 3A-K, 4C (Dmf).
Moggridgea tingle Griswold & Ledford, 2001: 16, f. 17A-B (f).
Bertmainius tingle Harvey et al., 2015: 520, f. 19, 23-49, 217 (Tmf from Moggridgea).

Griswold, C. E. & Ledford, J. (2001). A monograph of the migid trap door spiders of Madagascar and review of the world genera (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Migidae). Occasional Papers of the California Academy of Sciences 151: 1-120. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M. S., Main, B. Y., Rix, M. G. & Cooper, S. J. B. (2015). Refugia within refugia: in situ speciation and conservation of threatened Bertmainius (Araneae: Migidae), a new genus of relictual trapdoor spiders endemic to the mesic zone of south-western Australia. Invertebrate Systematics 29: 511-553. doi:10.1071/IS15024 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Main, B. Y. (1991). Occurrence of the trapdoor spider genus Moggridgea in Australia with descriptions of two new species (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Migidae). Journal of Natural History 25: 383-397. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-09-20 New taxonomic reference entry Harvey et al., 2015 n/a
2016-09-20 Species transferred to new genus Harvey et al., 2015 Species transferred from Moggridgea to Bertmainius