Taxon details

Oxyopes amoenus L. Koch, 1878

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-12-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Queensland, New South Wales, South Australia?, Northern Territory?)
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Type deposit provide information
  • Lectotype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); f (A0000029) (Baehr et al., 2017)
  • Syntype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Oxyopes amoenus L. Koch, 1878, (3480)
  • Paralectotype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); m (A0000004), f (A0000003) (Baehr et al., 2017)
Taxonomic references
Oxyopes amoenus L. Koch, 1878a: 1017, pl. 89, f. 4-5 (Dmf).
Oxyopes amoenus Whitehouse & Grimshaw, 2007: 98, f. 5-6, 10, 15-17, 22 (mf).
Oxyopes amoenus Baehr et al., 2017: 15, f. 3A-E, 4A-E, 19A-B, 20A (mf).

Baehr, B. C., Harms, D., Dupérré, N. & Raven, R. (2017). The Australian lynx spiders (Araneae, Oxyopidae, Oxyopes) of the Godeffroy Collection, including the description of a new species. Evolutionary Systematics 1: 11-37. doi:10.3897/evolsyst.1.14652 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1878a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 22-23]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 969-1044, pl. 85-91. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Whitehouse, M. E. A. & Grimshaw, J. F. (2007). Distinguishing between lynx spiders (Araneae: Oxyopidae) relevant to IPM in cotton in the Namoi Valley, New South Wales. Australian Entomologist 34: 97-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-12-27 New taxonomic reference entry Baehr et al., 2017 n/a
2017-12-27 Species distribution update Baehr et al., 2017 n/a (Old value)
2014-08-22 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)