Taxon details

Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida, 1993

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-04-03
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Taiwan, Japan (Ryukyu Is.)
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Taxonomic references
Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida, 1993a: 30, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
Mimetus ryukyus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 74, f. 30F-G, R (mf).
Mimetus ryukyus Yoshida & Tanikawa, 2009: 251, f. 11-12 (mf).
Mimetus ryukyus Benavides & Hormiga, 2020: 157, f. 11K, 18A (mf).

Benavides, L. R. & Hormiga, G. (2020). A morphological and combined phylogenetic analysis of pirate spiders (Araneae, Mimetidae): evolutionary relationships, taxonomy, and character evolution. Invertebrate Systematics 34(2): 144-191. doi:10.1071/IS19032 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (1993a). A new species of the genus Mimetus (Araneae: Mimetidae) from the Ryukyus and Taiwan. Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology 49: 30-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. & Tanikawa, A. (2009). Mimetidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 251-252. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-04-03 New taxonomic reference entry Benavides & Hormiga, 2020 n/a