Taxon details


Artema atlanta Walckenaer, 1837

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-12-12
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:003327]
  • Distribution: Northern Africa and Middle East. Introduced elsewhere (mainly tropical and subtropical regions)
Taxonomic references
Artema atlanta Walckenaer, 1837: 656 (Dmf).
Artema mauriciana Walckenaer, 1837: 657, pl. 15, f. 1 (Dmf).
Pholcus sisyphoides Doleschall, 1857: 408 (D).
Artema convexa Blackwall, 1858b: 332 (Dj).
Pholcus borbonicus Vinson, 1863: 132, pl. 3, f. 4 (Df).
Artema mauricia Vinson, 1863: 141, 307 (Dm).
Artema convexa Blackwall, 1866: 459 (Df).
Pholcus rotundatus Karsch, 1879h: 106 (Df).
Artema mauricia Simon, 1885d: 19.
Artema sisyphoides Karsch, 1892: 276.
Artema mauricia Simon, 1893a: 463, f. 441, 451-454 (mf).
Artema atlanta Pocock, 1900a: 239, f. 81 (Df).
Artema mauriciana Kulczyński, 1901a: 20, pl. 1, f. 15 (f).
Artema atlanta F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 366, pl. 34, f. 15-16 (mf).
Artema mauriciana Tullgren, 1910: 119, pl. 2, f. 35 (f).
Crossopriza sex-signata Franganillo, 1926a: 49 (Dmf).
Artema atlanta Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 119, f. 102-104 (mf).
Artema atlanta Dyal, 1935: 170, pl. 15, f. 97-103 (mf).
Artema mauriciana Millot, 1941: 3, f. 1F (m; S of A. kochi, rejected by Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017: 26; other figs. see A. bunkpurugu).
Artema mauriciana Millot, 1946a: 129, f. 1 (f).
Artema atlanta Caporiacco, 1948a: 626 (S).
Artema atlanta Chrysanthus, 1967b: 92, f. 15-19 (mf).
Artema atlanta Tikader & Biswas, 1981: 18, f. 12 (f).
Artema atlanta Brignoli, 1981c: 92, f. 1-7 (mf).
Artema atlanta Pérez, 1996: 432 (S).
Artema atlanta Huber, 2000: 12, f. 12-13, 48, 56-57, 99, 121, 145, 169, 195 (m).
Artema atlanta Van Keer & Van Keer, 2001: 83, f. 1.1-7 (mf).
Artema atlanta Saaristo, 2001b: 15, f. 16-22 (mf).
Artema atlanta Lee, 2005: 7, f. a-d (m).
Coroia magna González-Sponga, 2005: 102, pl. 2, f. 1-11 (Dmf) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:047256].
Tibiosa coreana González-Sponga, 2006: 17, pl. 3, f. 8-9 (f) [misidentified per Huber, 2009a: 65].
Artema atlanta Beatty, Berry & Huber, 2008: 3, f. 15-16, 42-43 (mf).
Artema atlanta Colmenares-García, 2008: 87, f. 1A-C (m).
Artema atlanta Irie, 2009: 106, f. 1-2 (f).
Artema atlanta Saaristo, 2010: 159, f. 25.1-5 (mf).
Artema atlanta Gao & Li, 2010b: 11, f. 1A-D, 2A-D, 3A-C (mf).
Artema atlanta Le Peru, 2011: 152, f. 179 (mf).
Artema atlanta Tong, 2013: 55, f. 71A-D, 72A-D, 73A-C (mf).
Artema atlanta Huber, Colmenares & Ramírez, 2014: 417 (S).
Artema atlanta Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017: 8, f. 3, 15-34, 201, 208 (mf).
References

Aharon, S., Huber, B. A. & Gavish-Regev, E. (2017). Daddy-long-leg giants: revision of the spider genus Artema Walckenaer, 1837 (Araneae, Pholcidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 376: 1-57. doi:10.5852/ejt.2017.376 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Beatty, J. A., Berry, J. W. & Huber, B. A. (2008). The pholcid spiders of Micronesia and Polynesia (Araneae, Pholcidae). Journal of Arachnology 36: 1-25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1858b). Characters of a new genus and description of three recently discovered species of Araneida. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 2: 331-335. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1866). A list of spiders captured in the southeast region of equatorial Africa, with descriptions of such species as appear to be new to arachnologists. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3) 18: 451-468. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1981c). Studies on the Pholcidae, I. Notes on the genera Artema and Physocyclus (Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 90-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chrysanthus, P. (1967b). Spiders from south New Guinea IX. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 110: 89-105. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Colmenares-García, P. A. (2008). Tres nuevos registros para la araneofauna Venezolana (Arachnida, Araneae, Pholcidae). Boletin del Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas de la Universidad del Zulia 42: 85-92. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Doleschall, L. (1857). Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch-Indie 13: 339-434. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dyal, S. (1935). Fauna of Lahore. 4.--Spiders of Lahore. Bulletin of the Department of Zoology of the Panjab University 1: i-ii, 119-252. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Franganillo B., P. (1926a). Arácnidos nuevos o poco conocidos de la Isla de Cuba. Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica de España 9: 42-68. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gao, C. X. & Li, S. Q. (2010b). Artema atlanta, a pantropical species new for China (Araneae, Pholcidae). Acta Arachnologica Sinica 19: 11-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

González-Sponga, M. A. (2005). Arácnidos de Venezuela. Tres nuevos géneros y cuatro nuevas especies de la familia Pholcidae (Araneae). Saber, Universidad de Oriente 17(2): 99-109. download pdf -- Show included taxa

González-Sponga, M. A. (2006). Arácnidos de Venezuela. Un nuevo género y cinco nuevas especies de la familia Pholcidae (Araneae). Sapiens. Revista Universitaria de Investigación 7: 9-27. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A. (2000). New World pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae): A revision at generic level. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 254: 1-348. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A., Colmenares, P. A. & Ramírez, M. J. (2014). Fourteen new generic and ten new specific synonymies in Pholcidae (Araneae), and transfer of Mystes Bristowe to Filistatidae. Zootaxa 3847(3): 413-422. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3847.3.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Irie, T. (2009). Pholcidae. In: Ono, H. (ed.) The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, pp. 106-111. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1879h). Sieben neue Spinnen von Sta Martha. Entomologische Zeitschrift, Stettin 40: 106-109. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1892). Arachniden von Ceylon und von Minikoy gesammelt von den Herren Doctoren P. und F. Sarasin. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 36: 267-310. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1901a). Arachnoidea in Colonia Erythraea a Dre K. M. Levander collecta. Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzen Wydzialu Matematyczno Przyrodniczego Akademji Umiejetnosci, Krakow 41: 1-64. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Le Peru, B. (2011). The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lee, P. (2005). An imported pholcid in Felixstowe. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 102: 7. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millot, J. (1941). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Française - sicariides et pholcides. Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences de l'Institut de France 64: 1-53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millot, J. (1946a). Les pholcides de Madagascar (Aranéides). Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (N.S.) 22: 127-158. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pérez G., A. (1996). Sobre la ausencia del género Crossopriza (Araneae: Pholcidae) en Cuba, con una nueva sinonimia para Artema atlanta Walckenaer, 1837. Caribbean Journal of Science 32: 431-432. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1929b). The spiders of Porto Rico. Part one. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 30: 1-158. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1902a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 313-424. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1900a). The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Arachnida. London, pp. 1-279. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2001b). Pholcid spiders of the granitic Seychelles (Araneae, Pholcidae). Phelsuma 9: 9-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (2010). Araneae. In: Gerlach, J. & Y. Marusik (eds.) Arachnida and Myriapoda of the Seychelles islands. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester UK, pp. 8-306. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1885d). Matériaux pour servir à la faune arachnologiques de l'Asie méridionale. I. Arachnides recueillis à Wagra-Karoor près Gundacul, district de Bellary par M. M. Chaper. II. Arachnides recueillis à Ramnad, district de Madura par M. l'abbé Fabre. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 10: 1-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle das araignées. Paris 1, 257-488. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. & Biswas, B. (1981). Spider fauna of Calcutta and vicinity: Part-I. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 30: 1-149. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tong, Y. F. (2013). Haplogynae Spiders from Hainan, China. Ke xue chu ban she, Beijing, vi+96 pp., 81 pl. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tullgren, A. (1910). Araneae. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Schwedischen Zoologischen Expedition nach dem Kilimandjaro, dem Meru und den umgebenden Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905-1906 unter Leitung von Prof. Dr. Yngve Sjöstedt. Sjöstedts Kilimandjaro-Meru Expedition 20(6): 85-172. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6622 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Van Keer, K. & Van Keer, J. (2001). Ingeburgerde exotische trilspinnen (Araneae: Pholcidae) in Antwerpse haven en enkele algemene bedenkingen bij spinnenmigratie. Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 16(3): 81-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vinson, A. (1863). Aranéides des îles de la Réunion, Maurice et Madagascar. Paris, i-cxx, 1-337. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Paris 1, 1-682. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-12-12 New taxonomic reference entry González-Sponga, 2006 n/a
2017-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017 n/a
2017-12-11 Species distribution update Aharon, Huber & Gavish-Regev, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-12-11 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Artema kochi Kulczyński, 1901
2017-12-11 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Artema kochi Kulczyński, 1901
2017-12-11 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Artema kochi Kulczyński, 1901
2017-11-22 New taxonomic reference entry Siyam, Dunlop & Jäger, 2017 n/a
2015-02-23 New taxonomic reference entry Van Keer & Van Keer, 2001 n/a
2014-11-18 New taxonomic reference entry Huber, Colmenares & Ramírez, 2014 n/a
2014-11-18 Species synonymy Huber, Colmenares & Ramírez, 2014 Artema magna synonymized with Artema atlanta