Taxon details

Cheiracanthium elegans Thorell, 1875

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-10-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey, Caucasus, Russia (Europe to South Siberia), Kazakhstan, Iran, Central Asia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Cheiracanthium elegans Thorell, 1875b: 78 (Dm).
Cheiracanthium elegans Thorell, 1875c: 88 (Dm).
Cheiracanthium letochae L. Koch, 1876b: 309 (Dm).
Cheiracanthium letochae Simon, 1878a: 249 (Df).
Cheiracanthium elegans Chyzer & Kulczyński, 1897: 233, pl. 9, f. 74 (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Bösenberg, 1902: 281, pl. 26, f. 411 (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Simon, 1932: 897, 962, f. 1350, 1356 (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Reimoser, 1937a: 74, f. 52-53 (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Czajka, 1954: 169, f. 1 (f).
Cheiracanthium elegans Beer, 1964: 529, f. 15 (f).
Cheiracanthium elegans Sterghiu, 1985: 103, f. 30a-f (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Urones, 1988a: 143, f. 2a-c (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 398, f. 1034 (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans Jonsson, 1995: 55, f. 1-2 (f).
Cheiracanthium elegans Pesarini, 1997: 256, f. 3 (m).
Cheiracanthium elegans Almquist, 2006: 352, f. 305a-e (mf).
Cheiracanthium elegans van Helsdingen, IJland & Komnenov, 2018: 14, f. 3a-b (f).

Almquist, S. (2006). Swedish Araneae, part 2 – families Dictynidae to Salticidae. Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 63: 285-601. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Beer, S. A. (1964). On the fauna and ecology of spiders in the Murman region. Zoologicheskiĭ Zhurnal 43: 525-533. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. (1902). Die Spinnen Deutschlands. II-IV. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 14(2-4): 97-384, Pl. 9-36. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6508 download pdf download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chyzer, C. & Kulczyński, W. (1897). Araneae Hungariae. Tomus II. Academia Scientarum Hungaricae, Budapest, pp. 147-366, Pl. VI-X. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Czajka, M. (1954). Chiracanthium elegans Thorell - novel arachnidean species in the Polish fauna. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 24: 169-172. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Helsdingen, P. J. van, IJland, S. & Komnenov, M. (2018). Inventory of the spiders (Araneae) of the border region of northern Greece with Albania and FYR Macedonia. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 37: 5-23. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jonsson, L. J. (1995). Taggspindeln Cheiracanthium elegans, ny för Nordeuropa, med en kort översikt av släktets svenska arter. Entomologisk Tidskrift 116: 55-59. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1876b). Verzeichniss der in Tirol bis jetzt beobachteten Arachniden nebst Beschreibungen einiger neuen oder weniger bekannten Arten. Zeitschrift des Ferdinandeums für Tirol und Vorarlberg 3(20): 221-354. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pesarini, C. (1997). I ragni (Arachnida Araneae) del Monte Barro (Italia, Lombardia, Lecco). Memorie della Societa Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 27: 251-263. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Reimoser, E. (1937a). Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea. 16. Familie: Gnaphosidae oder Plattbauchspinnen. 17. Familie: Anyphaenidae oder Zartspinnen. 18. Familie: Clubionidae oder Röhrenspinnen. Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 33: 1-99. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878a). Les arachnides de France. Paris 4, 1-334. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1932). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 4e partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 773-978. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sterghiu, C. (1985). Fam. Clubionidae. Fauna Republicii Socialiste România (Arachnida) 5(4): 1-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875b). Verzeichniss südrussischer Spinnen. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 11: 39-122. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875c). Descriptions of several European and North African spiders. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 13(5): 1-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urones, C. (1988a). Las especies de Chiracanthium C. L. Koch, 1939 [sic] (Araneae: Clubionidae) en la Península Ibérica. Graellsia 43: 139-152. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-10-13 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2018-03-17 New taxonomic reference entry van Helsdingen, IJland & Komnenov, 2018 n/a