Taxon details

Oecobius putus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-12-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Egypt, Sudan to Iran, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, India. Introduced to USA, Mexico
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Oecobius putus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876b: 544, pl. 58, f. 1 (Dmf).
Oecobius putus Simon, 1892a: 247, f. 200.
Oecobius putus Simon, 1893b: 435, pl. 9, f. 4.
Oecobius putus Hassan, 1953: 19, f. 2a-e (mf).
Oecobius putus Tikader, 1962a: 682, f. 1a-d (mf).
Oecobius putus Kritscher, 1966a: 290, f. 11-12 (mf).
Ambika puta Lehtinen, 1967: 212, f. 32 (Tmf from Oecobius).
Oecobius putus Shear, 1970: 144, f. 1-2, 17, 34, 56-57 (mf).
Oecobius putus Baum, 1972: 125, f. 31-32, 58-61, 64 (mf).
Oecobius putus Kullmann & Zimmermann, 1976b: 44, f. 4-5, 10-11 (mf).
Oecobius putus Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 12, f. 1-4 (mf).
Oecobius putus Dunin, 1984a: 47, f. 1 (f).
Oecobius putus Wunderlich, 1995m: 596, f. 45-48 (mf).
Oecobius putus Gajbe, 2007: 427, f. 11-15 (mf).
Oecobius putus Zamani et al., 2016: 109, f. 36-40 (mf).
Oecobius putus Boukan et al., 2018: 26, f. 3a-d (m).

Baum, S. (1972). Zum "Cribellaten-Problem": Die Genitalstrukturen der Oecobiinae und Urocteinae (Arach.: Aran: Oecobiidae). Abhandlungen und Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 16: 101-153. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Boukan, A., Rajabi, R., Oshaghi, M. A., Rafinejad, J. & Seyyar, O. (2018). A contribution to the knowledge of the spider fauna of Iran (Araneae: Oecobiidae). Serket 16(1): 23-26. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dunin, P. M. (1984a). [Fauna and ecology of the spiders of the Apscheron Peninsula, Azerbadjan SSR]. In: Fauna and Ecology of Arachnids. University of Perm, pp. 45-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gajbe, U. A. (2007). Araneae: Arachnida. In: Fauna of Madhya Pradesh (including Chhattisgarh), State Fauna Series. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata 15(1), 419-540. 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

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

Kullmann, E. & Zimmermann, W. (1976b). Beschreibung der neuen Spinnenart Oecobius afghanicus mit ergänzenden Angaben zu Oecobius putus und Oecobius annulipes (Arachnida: Araneae: Oecobiidae). Entomologica Germanica 3: 41-50. 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

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1876b). Catalogue of a collection of spiders made in Egypt, with descriptions of new species and characters of a new genus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 44(3): 541-630, pl. 58-60. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1876.tb02595.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Shear, W. A. (1970). The spider family Oecobiidae in North America, Mexico, and the West Indies. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 140: 129-164. 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. (1893b). Voyage de M. E. Simon au Venezuela (Décembre 1887–Avril 1888). 21e Mémoire. Arachnides (1). Familles des Uloboridae, Zoropsidae, Dictynidae, Oecobiidae, Filistatidae, Sicariidae, Leptonetidae, Oonopidae, Dysderidae, Caponiidae, Prodidomidae, Drassidae, Palpimanidae et Zodariidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 61(4, 1892): 423-462, pl. 9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1962a). Studies on some spiders of the genus Oecobius (family Oecobiidae) from India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 59: 682-685. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. 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

Zamani, A., Mirshamsi, O., Rashidi, P., Marusik, Y. M., Moradmand, M. & Bolzern, A. (2016). New data on the spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Aranei), part III. Arthropoda Selecta 25(1): 99-114. doi:10.15298/arthsel.25.1.10 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-12-02 Species distribution update Zamani & Bosselaers, 2020 n/a (Old value)
2018-05-24 New taxonomic reference entry Boukan et al., 2018 n/a
2017-11-21 Species distribution update Mikhailov, 2013b n/a (Old value)
2016-04-15 Species distribution update Zamani et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2016-04-14 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani et al., 2016 n/a
2015-08-31 Species distribution update Gajbe, 2007 n/a (Old value)