Taxon details

Pulchellodromus ruficapillus (Simon, 1885)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-03-06
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mediterranean to Kazakhstan
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Philodromus ruficapillus Simon, 1885f: 18 (Dm).
Philodromus ruficapillus Simon, 1932: 856, 885, f. 1306-1307 (m).
Philodromus pulchellus Jäger, 1995a: 20, f. 3-7 (mf, misidentified).
Philodromus ruficapillus Muster, Bosmans & Thaler, 2007: 64, f. 8, 22, 33, 44, 55, 65-66 (mf).
Philodromus ruficapillus Duma, 2008a: 150, f. 2 (f).
Pulchellodromus ruficapillus Wunderlich, 2012a: 38 (Tmf from Philodromus).
Pulchellodromus ruficapillus Kastrygina & Kovblyuk, 2014: 282, f. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 (m).
Pulchellodromus ruficapillus Mezőfi & Markó, 2018: 4, f. 7a-b (f).

Duma, I. (2008a). Philodromus ruficapillus Simon, 1885 (Araneidae [sic]: Philodromidae): new data on the morphological variability and northern distribution limits of the species. North-Western Journal of Zoology 4: 150-153. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (1995a). Spinnenaufsammlungen aus Ostösterreich mit vier Erstnachweisen für Österreich. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 9: 12-25. doi:10.5431/aramit0902 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kastrygina, Z. A. & Kovblyuk, M. M. (2014). The spider genus Pulchellodromus Wunderlich, 2012 in the Crimea (Aranei: Philodromidae). Arthropoda Selecta 23(3): 279-283. doi:10.15298/arthsel.23.3.07 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mezőfi, L. & Markó, V. (2018). Some rare and remarkable spider species from Hungary (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 55: 1-9. doi:10.30963/aramit5501 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Muster, C., Bosmans, R. & Thaler, K. (2007). The Philodromus pulchellus-group in the Mediterranean: taxonomic revision, phylogenetic analysis and biogeography (Araneae: Philodromidae). Invertebrate Systematics 21(1): 39-72. doi:10.1071/IS06014 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1885f). Etudes sur les Arachnides recueillis en Tunisie en 1883 et 1884 par MM. A. Letourneux, M. Sédillot et Valéry Mayet, membres de la mission de l'Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie. In: Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie, publiée sous les auspices du Ministère de l'instruction publique. Zoologie – Arachnides. Paris, 55 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1932). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 4e partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 773-978. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2012a). Fifteen papers on extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 7: 1-246. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-03-06 New taxonomic reference entry Mezőfi & Markó, 2018 n/a
2014-11-24 New taxonomic reference entry Kastrygina & Kovblyuk, 2014 n/a
2014-11-24 New taxonomic reference entry Wunderlich, 2012a n/a
2014-11-24 Species transferred to new genus Wunderlich, 2012a Species transferred from Philodromus to Pulchellodromus