Taxon details

Opopaea punctata (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-10-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Turkey, Lebanon, Israel
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Oonops punctatus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 223, pl. 14, f. 3A (Dm).
Opopaea punctata Simon, 1911b: 309.
Opopaea punctata Brignoli, 1975a: 224, f. 1-4 (m).
Opopaea punctata Assi, 1982: 87, f. 1 (f).
Opopaea punctata Saaristo, 2007a: 133, f. 70-78 (mf).
Opopaea punctata Saaristo & Marusik, 2008: 29, f. 64-72, 155-165, 196, 202, 227 (mf).
Opopaea punctata Topçu et al., 2012: 115, f. 1-2 (mf).
Opopaea punctata Zonstein & Marusik, 2017b: 231, f. 4C,E (f).

Assi, F. (1982). Contribution à la connaissance de l'Oonopidae Opopaea punctata (O. P. Camb.) du Liban (Araneae, Oonopidae). Revue Arachnologique 4: 85-91. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1975a). Ragni del Libano. I. Note su Opopaea punctata (O. Pickard Cambridge, 1872) ed altre specie dello stesso genere (Araneae, Oonopidae). Fragmenta Entomologica 11: 223-233. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2007a). The oonopid spiders (Aranei: Oonopidae) of Israel. Arthropoda Selecta 15(2, 2006): 119-140. [publ. Mar. 23, 2007] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. & Marusik, Y. M. (2008). A survey of African Opopaea Simon, 1891 (Arachnida, Aranei, Oonopidae). Arthropoda Selecta 17: 17-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1911b). Catalogue raisonné des arachnides du nord de l'Afrique (1re partie). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 79(3, 1910): 265-332. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Topçu, A., Türkeş, T., Demircan, N. & Karabulut, H. (2012). New records of family Oonopidae (Araneae) in Turkey. Serket 13: 114-117. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zonstein, S. L. & Marusik, Y. M. (2017b). A redescription of Chedima purpurea Simon, 1873, with notes on the unique copulative stopper mechanism in females (Aranei: Palpimanidae). Arthropoda Selecta 26(3): 225-232. doi:10.15298/arthsel.26.3.03 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-10-01 New taxonomic reference entry Zonstein & Marusik, 2017b n/a