Taxon details

Diblemma donisthorpei O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1909

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-10-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Seychelles. Introduced to Britain and Switzerland
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Diblemma donisthorpii O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1909a: 166, 188, pl. A, f. 7-13 (Dm).
Diblemma donisthorpei Bristowe, 1948: 890, f. 21-26 (m).
Diblemma donisthorpei Locket & Millidge, 1951: 79, f. 33D, 34B, 35C, 37D, 38D (m).
Diblemma donisthorpii Saaristo, 2001a: 315, f. 20-21, 22A-B (m, Df).
Diblemma donisthorpei Saaristo, 2010: 112, f. 22.20-22 (mf).
Diblemma donisthorpei Hänggi et al., 2021: 68, f. 4a-d (f).

Bristowe, W. S. (1948). Notes on the structure and systematic position of oonopid spiders based on an examination of the British species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118: 878-891. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hänggi, A., Bobbitt, I., Kranz-Baltensperger, Y., Bolzern, A. & Gilgado, J. D. (2021). Spiders (Araneae) from Swiss hothouses, with records of four species new for Switzerland. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 62: 67-74. doi:10.30963/aramit6207 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1951). British spiders. Vol. I. Ray Society, London, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1909a). On new and rare British Arachnida, noted and observed in 1907. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club 29(for 1908): 161-194, pl. A. [published on Jan. 20, 1909, after Sykes, 1941] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2001a). Dwarf hunting spiders or Oonopidae (Arachnida, Araneae) of the Seychelles. Insect Systematics & Evolution 32(3): 307-358. doi:10.1163/187631201X00236 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2010). Araneae. In: Gerlach, J. & Marusik, Y. M. (eds.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester, pp. 8-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-10-13 New taxonomic reference entry Hänggi et al., 2021 n/a
2021-10-13 Species distribution update Hänggi et al., 2021 n/a (Old value)
2016-11-11 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)