Taxon details

Thanatus coloradensis Keyserling, 1880

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-11-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America, Europe, Turkey, Russia (Caucasus to Far East), Kazakhstan, China
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Thanatus coloradensis Keyserling, 1880: 206, pl. 5, f. 113 (Dmf).
Thanatus alpinus Kulczyński, 1887: 304, pl. 5, f. 14-15 (Df) [].
Thanatus coloradensis Emerton, 1902: 39, f. 117 (f).
Thanatus albomaculatus Kulczyński, 1908b: 65, pl. 2, f. 69 (Df) [].
Thanatus alpinus Lessert, 1910b: 391, f. 186-188 (f, Dm).
Thanatus alpinus Simon, 1932: 861, 886, f. 1317-1318 (mf).
Thanatus coloradensis Gertsch, 1933b: 1, f. 5 (mf).
Thanatus albomaculatus Schenkel, 1963: 248, f. 139a-c (f).
Thanatus coloradensis Dondale, Turnbull & Redner, 1964: 641, f. 22-24, 38-40 (mf, S of Thanatus alpinus).
Thanatus coloradensis Schick, 1965: 97, f. 141, 143 (mf).
Thanatus alpinus Miller, 1971: 130, pl. XVII, f. 20-21 (mf).
Thanatus coloradensis Dondale & Redner, 1978b: 112, f. 358-363 (mf).
Thanatus albomaculatus Urita & Song, 1987: 33, f. 14A-B (f).
Thanatus alpinus Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 464, f. 1226 (mf).
Thanatus coloradensis Logunov, 1996b: 151, f. 58-72, 84-85 (mf, S of Thanatus albomaculatus).
Thanatus albomaculatus Song & Zhu, 1997: 202, f. 144A-B (f).
Thanatus coloradensis Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 477, f. 271Q, 272L (mf).
Thanatus coloradensis Szita & Samu, 2000: 167, f. 25-27, 33-34, 53 (mf).
Thanatus albomaculatus Hu, 2001: 330, f. 197.1-2 (f).
Thanatus coloradensis Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 184, f. 2054-2057 (mf).
Thanatus coloradensis Akpınar, 2017: 15, f. 1a-e (f).
Thanatus coloradensis Urones, 2021: 60, f. 17-20 (f).
Thanatus coloradensis Zhang, Peng & Zhang, 2022: 264, f. 198A-C (f).

Akpınar, A. (2017). A new philodromid spider record from Turkey (Araneae: Philodromidae). Biological Diversity and Conservation 10(2): 14-16. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D., Turnbull, A. L. & Redner, J. H. (1964). Revision of the Nearctic species of Thanatus C. L. Koch (Araneae: Thomisidae). The Canadian Entomologist 96(4): 636-656. doi:10.4039/Ent96636-4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1978b). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 5. The crab spiders of Canada and Alaska, Araneae: Philodromidae and Thomisidae. Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1663: 1-255. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1902). The common spiders of the United States. Boston, 225 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.5617 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1933b). New genera and species of North American spiders. American Museum Novitates 636: 1-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Hu, J. L. (2001). Spiders in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau of China. Henan Science and Technology Publishing House, 658 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1880). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Laterigradae. [Erster Band]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 283 pp., pl. 1-8. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1887). Przyczynek do tyrolskiej fauny pajeczakow. Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzen Wydzialu Matematyczno Przyrodniczego Akademji Umiejetnosci, Krakow 16: 245-356 (+ appendix, pp. 1-12). download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1908b). Araneae et Oribatidae. Expeditionum rossicarum in insulas Novo-Sibiricas annis 1885-1886 et 1900-1903 susceptarum. Zapiski Imperatorskoi Akademy Naouk St. Petersburg (8) 18(7): 1-97. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1910b). Catalogue des invertebres de la Suisse. Fasc. 3, Araignées. Musée d'histoire naturelle de Genève, 635 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (1996b). A critical review of the spider genera Apollophanes O. P.-Cambridge, 1898 and Thanatus C. L. Koch, 1837 in North Asia (Araneae, Philodromidae). Revue Arachnologique 11(13): 133-202. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schenkel, E. (1963). Ostasiatische Spinnen aus dem Muséum d'Histoire naturelle de Paris. Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (A, Zool.) 25: 1-481. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schick, R. X. (1965). The crab spiders of California (Araneae, Thomisidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 129(1): 1-180. 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

Song, D. X. & Zhu, M. S. (1997). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Thomisidae, Philodromidae. Science Press, Beijing, 259 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Szita, É. & Samu, F. (2000). Taxonomical review of Thanatus species (Philodromidae, Araneae) of Hungary. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 46: 155-179. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urita & Song, D. X. (1987). Notes on Inner Mongolian spiders of the family Philodromidae. Journal of Inner Mongolia Teacher's University 1987(1): 28-37. [first author erroneously listed as Wu, L. T.] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urones, C. (2021). Registros nuevos de arañas (Araneae) de la provincia de Ourense (Galicia, España). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 39: 55-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, F., Peng, J. Y. & Zhang, B. S. (2022). Spiders of Mt. Xiaowutai. Science Press, Beijing, 387 pp. [pdf in three parts] download pdf download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2022-11-18 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang, Peng & Zhang, 2022 n/a
2022-01-10 New taxonomic reference entry Urones, 2021 n/a
2021-03-26 New taxonomic reference entry Akpınar, 2017 n/a
2021-03-26 Species distribution update Akpınar, 2017 n/a (Old value)