Taxon details

Mysmena incredula (Gertsch & Davis, 1936)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-08-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Mexico, Bahama Is., Cuba, Panama
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Taxonomic references
Calodipoena incredula Gertsch & Davis, 1936: 8, f. 32-33 (Df).
Mysmena incredula Levi, 1956a: 5, f. 4-5, 8-10, 16, 18-19 (m, Df).
Mysmena incredula Gertsch, 1960a: 15, f. 19-23, 28-29 (mf).
Calodipoena incredula Brignoli, 1980j: 729 (Tmf from Mysmena).
Calodipoena incredula Baert, 1984a: 604, f. 15-16 (mf).
Calodipoena incredula Breene et al., 1993: 99, f. 143A-C (mf).
Mysmena incredula Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015: 785, f. 32A-H, 33A-H, 34A-F, 35A-F, 130B, 142D (mf).
Mysmena incredula Campuzano et al., 2019: 8, f. 1G-L (m).

Baert, L. (1984a). Mysmenidae and Hadrotarsidae from the Neotropical Guaraní zoogeographical province (Paraguay and south Brasil) (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 91: 603-616. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breene, R. G., Dean, D. A., Nyffeler, M. & Edwards, G. B. (1993). Biology, Predation Ecology, and Significance of Spiders in Texas Cotton Ecosystems with a Key to Species. Texas Agriculture Experiment Station, College Station, 115 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1980j). On few Mysmenidae from the Oriental and Australian regions (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 87: 727-738. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Campuzano, E. F., Ibarra-Núñez, G., Gómez-Rodríguez, J. F. & Angulo-Ordoñes, G. G. (2019). Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of the tropical mountain cloud forest from El Triunfo Biosphere Reserve, Mexico. Acta Zoológica Mexicana (n. s.) 35(e3502092): 1-19. doi:10.21829/azm.2019.3502092 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. & Davis, L. I. (1936). New spiders from Texas. American Museum Novitates 881: 1-21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1960a). Descriptions of American spiders of the family Symphytognathidae. American Museum Novitates 1981: 1-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1956a). The spider genus Mysmena in the Americas (Araneae, Theridiidae). American Museum Novitates 1801: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lopardo, L. & Hormiga, G. (2015). Out of the twilight zone: phylogeny and evolutionary morphology of the orb-weaving spider family Mysmenidae, with a focus on spinneret spigot morphology in symphytognathoids (Araneae, Araneoidea). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 173(3): 527-786. doi:10.1111/zoj.12199 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-08-20 New taxonomic reference entry Campuzano et al., 2019 n/a
2019-08-20 Species distribution update Campuzano et al., 2019 n/a (Old value)
2015-07-08 Species distribution update Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-07-08 New taxonomic reference entry Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015 n/a
2015-07-08 Transferred to other genus after syn. gen Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015 Species transferred from Calodipoena to Mysmena after genus synonymy