Taxon details

Tafana straminea (L. Koch, 1866)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-04-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia, Ecuador
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; j (1890.7.1.583) (de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021)
Taxonomic references
Anyphaena straminea L. Koch, 1866: 207 (Dj).
Tafana straminea Brescovit, 1997a: 90 (T from Anyphaena).
Tafana straminea de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021: 18, f. 11A-G, 12A-C, 32G (Dmf).

Brescovit, A. D. (1997a). Revisão de Anyphaeninae Bertkau a nivel de gêneros na região Neotropical (Araneae, Anyphaenidae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 13(Suppl.1): 1-187. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1866). Die Arachniden-Familie der Drassiden. Nürnberg, Hefte 1-6, pp. 1-304. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oliveira, L. F. M. de & Brescovit, A. D. (2021). Taxonomic revision and cladistic analysis of ghost spiders of the genus Tafana Simon, 1903 (Araneae: Dionycha, Anyphaenidae), with the descriptions of twelve new species. European Journal of Taxonomy 742: 1-77. doi:10.5852/ejt.2021.742.1291 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-04-01 New taxonomic reference entry de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021 n/a
2021-04-01 First description of female de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2021-04-01 First description of male de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021 n/a (Old value)
2021-04-01 Species distribution update de Oliveira & Brescovit, 2021 n/a (Old value)