Taxon details

Oonops pulcher Templeton, 1835

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2014-06-30
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, North Africa. Introduced to Tasmania
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Taxonomic references
Oonops pulcher Templeton, 1835: 404, pl. 17, f. 10-18 (Df).
Deletrix exilis Blackwall, 1837: 100 (Df).
Dysdera pulcher Walckenaer, 1847a: 382.
Oonops pulcher Blackwall, 1864a: 377, pl. 29, f. 271 (Dm).
Oonops pulcher Simon, 1893a: 291, f. 246-247.
Oonops pulcher Bösenberg, 1902: 323, pl. 30, f. 480 (mf).
Oonops rusticulus Dalmas, 1916: 249 (Dm).
Oonops pulcher Machado, 1941: 12, f. 7, 9 (f, S).
Oonops pulcher Bristowe, 1948: 890, f. 6-7 (m).
Oonops pulcher Locket & Millidge, 1951: 76, f. 36A, 38A (m).
Oonops pulcher Wiehle, 1953: 12, f. 25-26 (m).
Oonops pulcher Kekenbosch, 1955: 2, f. 1A-B (m).
Oonops pulcher Loksa, 1969: 88, f. 61E-F (m).
Oonops pulcher Miller, 1971: 73, pl. V, f. 2 (m).
Oonops pulcher Fraiture, 1973: 368, f. 1A-B (m).
Oonops pulcher Hickman, 1979: 59, f. 10-13 (m).
Oonops pulcher Thaler, 1981c: 107, f. 1, 3-5, 8-10 (mf).
Oonops pulcher Wozny, 1984: 205, f. a-d (m).
Oonops pulcher Roberts, 1985: 58, f. 18a, c (m).
Oonops pulcher Forster & Platnick, 1985: 221, f. 858, 868.
Oonops pulcher Heimer, 1990: 6, f. 13-14 (mf).
Oonops pulcher Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 52, f. 109 (m).
Oonops pulcher Roberts, 1995: 91, f. (m).
Oonops pulcher Roberts, 1998: 94, f. (m).
Oonops pulcher Platnick & Dupérré, 2009c: 5, f. 1-78 (mf).
Oonops pulcher Le Peru, 2011: 305, f. 528 (mf).
Oonops pulcher Burger, 2013: 282, f. 1A-B, 2A-G (mf).

Blackwall, J. (1837). Characters of a new genus and some undescribed species of Araneidae. London and Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science (3) 10(59): 100-105. doi:10.1080/14786443208647870 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1864a). A history of the spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Ray Society, London 2, 175-384. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. (1902). Die Spinnen Deutschlands. II-IV. Zoologica (Stuttgart) 14(2-4): 97-384, Pl. 9-36. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6508 download pdf download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Burger, M. (2013). Genital morphology of female goblin spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Oonopidae) with functional implications. Acta Zoologica, Stockholm 94(3): 280-290. doi:10.1111/j.1463-6395.2011.00553.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dalmas, R. de (1916). Révision du genre Orchestina E.S., suive de la description de nouvelles espèces du genre Oonops et d'une étude sur les Dictynidae du genre Scotolathys. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 85: 203-258. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forster, R. R. & Platnick, N. I. (1985). A review of the austral spider family Orsolobidae (Arachnida, Araneae), with notes on the superfamily Dysderoidea. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 181: 1-230. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Fraiture, A. (1973). A propos de quelques araignées remarquables. Naturalistes Belges 54: 366-378. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. (1990). Untersuchungen zur Evolution der Kopulationsorgane bei Spinnen (Arachnida, Araneae). Entomologische Abhandlungen, Staatliches Museum für Tierkunde Dresden 53: 1-25, 97-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hickman, V. V. (1979). Some Tasmanian spiders of the families Oonopidae, Anapidae and Mysmenidae. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 113: 53-79. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kekenbosch, J. (1955). Notes sur les araignées de la faune de Belgique. I.-Oonopidae, Dysderidae, Scytodidae. Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 31(60): 1-12. 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

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

Loksa, I. (1969). Araneae I. Fauna Hungariae 97: 1-133. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1941). Araignées nouvelles pour la faune portugaise (II). Memorias e Estudos do Museu Zoologico da Universidade de Coimbra 117: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1971). Pavouci-Araneida. Klíč zvířeny ČSSR 4: 51-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Dupérré, N. (2009c). The goblin spider genus Heteroonops (Araneae, Oonopidae), with notes on Oonops. American Museum Novitates 3672: 1-72. doi:10.1206/690.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1995). Collins Field Guide: Spiders of Britain & Northern Europe. HarperCollins, London, 383 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Templeton, R. (1835). On the spiders of the genus Dysdera Latr. with the description of a new allied genus. The Zoological Journal 5: 400-408. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. (1981c). Bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Nordtirol (Österreich). Veröffentlichungen des Museum Ferdinandeum in Innsbruck 61: 105-150. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1847a). Dernier Supplément. In: Walckenaer, C. A. & Gervais, P. (eds.) Histoire naturelles des Insects. Aptères. Tome quatrième. Roret, Paris, pp. 365-596 [Araneae: -564]. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1953). Spinnentiere oder Arachnoidea (Araneae) IX: Orthognatha-Cribellatae-Haplogynae-Entelegynae (Pholcidae, Zodariidae, Oxyopidae, Mimetidae, Nesticidae). Die Tierwelt Deutschlands 42: 1-150. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Woźny, M. (1984). Oonops pulcher Templeton, 1834 (Oonopidae, Aranei) new spider species for Polish fauna. Przegląd Zoologiczny 28: 205-206. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2014-06-30 Species distribution update Crespo et al., 2013b n/a (Old value)