Taxon details

Oecobius maculatus Simon, 1870

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mediterranean to Azerbaijan. Introduced to USA
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Oecobius kahmanni Kritscher, 1966, 1 j (m), 1 m (18074-97)
Taxonomic references
Oecobius maculatus Simon, 1870b: 346 (Df).
Oecobius maculatus Simon, 1875a: 11, pl. 4, f. 20 (mf).
Oecobius maculatus Simon, 1892a: 244, f. 192-196 (m).
Oecobius maculatus Machado, 1949: 4, f. 1 (m).
Oecobius annulipes maculatus Hassan, 1953: 24, f. 4a-e (mf; see note under O. navus).
Oecobius maculatus Ledoux, 1963: 100, f. 2-3 (mf, elevated from subspecies of O. annulipes).
Oecobius kahmanni Kritscher, 1966a: 289, f. 7-8 (Dm).
Thalamia kahmanni Lehtinen, 1967: 269 (Tm from Oecobius).
Oecobius maculatus Baum, 1980: 341, f. 1-3 (f).
Oecobius kahmanni Hansen, 1988: 73, f. 1-2 (Df).
Oecobius kahmanni Thaler & Noflatscher, 1990: 171, f. 10-13 (m).
Oecobius maculatus Wunderlich, 1995m: 594, f. 12, 29-30, 30a-b (mf, S of Oecobius kahmanni).
Oecobius maculatus Kaya, Ugurtas & Akkaya, 2007: 127, f. 2-7 (mf).
Oecobius maculatus Le Peru, 2011: 325, f. 566 (mf).
Oecobius maculatus Pfliegler, Pfeiffer & Grabolle, 2012: 182, f. 1e-f, 2i-k (mf).
Oecobius maculatus Moscaliuc, 2013: 137, f. 1A-B (f).
Oecobius maculatus Naumova et al., 2017: 478, f. 15-19 (mf).
Oecobius maculatus Lecigne, 2020: 51, pl. 2A (f).
Oecobius maculatus Schneider et al., 2020: 17, f. 1-2 (mf).

Baum, S. (1980). Taxonomie und Genitalstrukturen weiterer Arten der Genera Oecobius und Uroctea (Arach.: Araneae: Oecobiidae). Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 23: 339-355. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hansen, H. (1988). Oecobius kahmanni Kritscher, 1966, neu für Italien (Araneae, Oecobiidae). Bollettino del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Venezia 38: 73-77. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hassan, A. I. (1953). The Oecobiidae of Egypt. Bulletin - Zoological Society of Egypt 11: 14-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaya, R. S., Uğurtaş, İ. H. & Akkaya, A. (2007). Oecobius maculatus Simon, 1870 (Araneae: Oecobiidae) a new record for the Turkish spider fauna. Serket 10: 125-129. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kritscher, E. (1966a). Die paläarktischen Arten der Gattung Oecobius (Aran., Oecobiidae). Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 69: 285-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Le Peru, B. (2011). The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2020). Sur quelques observations intéressantes d’araignées du Nord et du Pas-de-Calais (France) - 1re note. Le Héron 51(2, 2018): 45-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ledoux, J.-C. (1963). Sur quelques araignées récoltées près d'Avignon et de Montpellier. Entomologiste 19: 100-101. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1949). Araignées nouvelles pour la faune portugaise (III). Memorias e Estudos do Museu Zoologico da Universidade de Coimbra 191: 1-69. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Moscaliuc, L. A. (2013). Contributions to the knowledge of Romanian spider fauna. Steps towards an updated checklist. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 56(2): 135-142. doi:10.2478/travmu-2013-0010 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Naumova, M., Blagoev, G., Dimitrov, D., Lazarov, S. & Deltshev, C. (2017). New data on the spider fauna (Arachnida: Araneae) of Bulgaria. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 69(4): 477-481. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pfliegler, W. P., Pfeiffer, K. M. & Grabolle, A. (2012). Some spiders (Araneae) new to the Hungarian fauna, including three genera and one family. Opuscula Zoologica, Budapest 43: 179-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schneider, K. R., Vitanza, S., Kameda, H. & Hollenbeck, J. (2020). Oecobius maculatus Simon 1870 distribution in North America. American Arachnology 83: 17-18. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1870b). Aranéides nouveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 3: 271-358. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1875a). Les arachnides de France. Paris 2, 1-350. 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

Thaler, K. & Noflatscher, M.-T. (1990). Neue und bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Südtirol (Arachnida: Aranei). Veröffentlichungen des Museum Ferdinandeum in Innsbruck 69: 169-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1995m). Zu Taxonomie und Biogeographie der Arten der Gattung Oecobius Lucas 1846, mit Neubeschreibungen aus der Mediterraneis und von der Arabischen Halbinsel (Arachnida: Araneae: Oecobiidae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 4(1994): 585-608. [publ. in Dec. 1995] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-12-04 New taxonomic reference entry Schneider et al., 2020 n/a
2020-12-04 Species distribution update Schneider et al., 2020 n/a (Old value)
2020-03-18 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2020 n/a
2017-12-22 New taxonomic reference entry Naumova et al., 2017 n/a
2014-06-30 New taxonomic reference entry Moscaliuc, 2013 n/a