Taxon details

Thanatus imbecillus L. Koch, 1878

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-10-06
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Greece, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Caucasus, Russia (Europe, Urals), Iran, Central Asia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Thanatus imbecillus L. Koch, 1878b: 45 (Df).
Thanatus imbecillus Kulczyński, 1895a: 21, pl. 1, f. 3 (f).
Thanatus meronensis Dunin, 1984a: 50, f. 8a-b (m, misidentified).
Thanatus imbecillus Mcheidze, 1997: 131, f. 188-189 (f).
Thanatus imbecillus Lyakhov, 2000: 223, f. 24-27 (mf).
Thanatus imbecillus Logunov & Huseynov, 2008: 124, f. 19-22 (mf).
Thanatus imbecillus Kovblyuk et al., 2008b: 24, f. 38-42 (m).
Thanatus imbecillus Uyar, Kaya & Ugurtas, 2010: 56, f. 14a-b (m).
Thanatus imbecillus Kastrygina & Kovblyuk, 2013: 244, f. 6, 10, 18, 31-32, 42, 55, 68 (mf).

Dunin, P. M. (1984a). [Fauna and ecology of the spiders of the Apscheron Peninsula, Azerbadjan SSR]. In: Fauna and Ecology of Arachnids. University of Perm, pp. 45-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kastrygina, Z. A. & Kovblyuk, M. M. (2013). A review of the spider genus Thanatus C.L. Koch, 1837 in Crimea (Aranei: Philodromidae). Arthropoda Selecta 22(3): 239-254. doi:10.15298/arthsel.22.3.07 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1878b). Kaukasische Arachnoiden. In: Schneider, O. (ed.) Naturwissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Kaukasusländer auf Grund seiner Sammelbeute. Sitzungs-Berichte der naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft Isis in Dresden 1878: 36-71, 159-160, pl. 1-2. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kovblyuk, M. M., Nadolny, A. A., Gnelitsa, V. A. & Zhukovets, E. (2008b). Spiders (Arachnida, Aranei) of the Martyan Cape Reserve (Crimea, Ukraine). Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 4: 3-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1895a). Araneae a Dre G. Horvath in Bessarabia, Chersoneso Taurico, Transcaucasia et Armenia Russica collectae. Természtrajzi Füzetek 18: 3-38. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Logunov, D. V. & Huseynov, E. F. (2008). A faunistic review of the spider family Philodromidae (Aranei) of Azerbaijan. Arthropoda Selecta 17: 117-131. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lyakhov, O. V. (2000). Contribution to the Middle Asian fauna of the spider genus Thanatus C. L. Koch, 1837 (Aranei: Philodromidae). Arthropoda Selecta 8: 221-230. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mcheidze, T. S. (1997). [Spiders of Georgia: Systematics, Ecology, Zoogeographic Review]. Tbilisi University, 390 pp. (in Georgian). [English version published by Otto (2014) available here] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Uyar, Z., Kaya, R. S. & Uğurtaş, İ. H. (2010). Systematics of the philodromid spider fauna of Uludağ Mountain region (Araneae: Philodromidae) with a review of the Philodromidae in Turkey. Serket 12: 47-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2015-03-17 Species distribution update Komnenov, 2014 n/a (Old value)