Taxon details

Thanatus fornicatus Simon, 1897

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-09-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Egypt (Sinai) to Pakistan
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; 1m 1f (B. 1569, No. 11342) (Levy, 1977)
Taxonomic references
Thanatus fornicatus Simon, 1897i: 293 (Dmf).
Philodromus sitiens Fage, 1929b: 253, f. 6 (Dm) [].
Thanatus fornicatus Levy, 1977: 224, f. 59-60 (f, removed from S of T. albescens).
Thanatus fornicatus Levy, 1991: 230, f. 11-12 (m).
Thanatus fornicatus Muster, 2009a: 144 (S of Philodromus sitiens).
Thanatus fornicatus Logunov, 2011: 444, f. 3-6 (mf).

Fage, L. (1929b). Mission saharienne Augieras-Draper 1927-1928. Araignées nouvelles. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (2) 1: 248-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1977). The philodromid spiders of Israel (Araneae: Philodromidae). Israel Journal of Zoology 26: 193-229. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1991). On some new and uncommon spiders from Israel (Araneae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 8(7): 227-232. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. (2011). Notes on the Philodromidae (Araneae) of the United Arab Emirates. Proceedings of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences 315: 441-451. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Muster, C. (2009a). Phylogenetic relationships within Philodromidae, with a taxonomic revision of Philodromus subgenus Artanes in the western Palearctic (Arachnida: Araneae). Invertebrate Systematics 23(2): 135-169. doi:10.1071/is08044 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897i). Arachnides recueillis par M. M. Maindron à Kurrachee et à Matheran (près Bombay) en 1896. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 3(7): 289-297. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-09-27 Species distribution update Logunov, 2011 n/a (Old value)
2017-09-27 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Thanatus saraevi Ponomarev, 2007