Taxon details

Iberesia barbara (Lucas, 1846)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-07-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Morocco, Algeria, Spain
Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; m (AR5060) (Zonstein, 2020)
Taxonomic references
Mygale barbara Lucas, 1846: 89, pl. 1, f. 1 (Dmf).
Nemesia barbara Simon, 1892a: 113.
Nemesia vittipes Simon, 1912b: 414 (Dm).
Iberesia barbara Zonstein, 2016b: 387, f. fig 1-18 (mf, T from Nemesia, S of Nemesia vittipes).
Iberesia barbara Luis de la Iglesia, 2019: 168, f. 2F,I, 3C, 4E, 5D-E, 6D-E (mf).
Iberesia barbara Luis de la Iglesia et al., 2021: 165, f. 4E, 8D (mf).

Lucas, H. (1846). Histoire naturelle des animaux articulés. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842 publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une commission académique. Paris, Sciences physiques, Zoologie 1, 89-271, pl. 1-17. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.112444 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Luis de la Iglesia, J. A. (2019). A new Iberian trapdoor spider, Iberesia valdemoriana n. sp., and the first records of I. brauni and I. barbara in the Iberian Peninsula (Araneae: Nemesiidae). Arachnology 18(2): 156-171. doi:10.13156/arac.2018.18.2.156 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Luis de la Iglesia, J. A., García, M. C., Pérez, C. P. & Baltanás, R. M. (2021). Iberesia castillana (Frade & Bacelar, 1931), redescription of the male, first description of the female, and a key to the presently known species of genus Iberesia (Araneae, Nemesiidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 38: 163-185. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1912b). Araneae. In: Jeannel, R. & Peyerimhof, P. de (eds.). Récoltes entomologiques dans les Beni-Snassen (Maroc orientale). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 80(3, 2011): 414-419. [publ. in Feb. 1912] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zonstein, S. L. (2016b). A redescription and synonymy of North African mygalomorph Iberesia barbara (Lucas, 1846), comb.n. (Aranei: Nemesiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 25(4): 385-393. doi:10.15298/arthsel.25.4.06 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-07-07 New taxonomic reference entry Luis de la Iglesia et al., 2021 n/a
2019-08-19 New taxonomic reference entry Luis de la Iglesia, 2019 n/a
2019-08-19 Species distribution update Luis de la Iglesia, 2019 n/a (Old value)
2016-12-22 Species synonymy Zonstein, 2016b Iberesia vittipes synonymized with Iberesia barbara
2016-12-22 New taxonomic reference entry Zonstein, 2016b n/a
2016-12-22 Species transferred to new genus Zonstein, 2016b Species transferred from Nemesia to Iberesia
2016-12-22 Species distribution update Zonstein, 2016b n/a (Old value)