Taxon details

Stygopholcus photophilus Senglet, 1971

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-06-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Albania, Greece (incl. Crete)
Type deposit provide information
Taxonomic references
Stygopholcus photophilus Senglet, 1971: 356, f. 44-54 (Dmf).
Hoplopholcus kratochvili Brignoli, 1971g: 259, f. 1-2, 4-5 (Dm) [].
Hoplopholcus photophilus Brignoli, 1976b: 561 (S of Hoplopholcus kratochvili).
Stygopholcus photophilus Senglet, 2001: 65, f. 15-20, 23-25, 28 (mf, T from Hoplopholcus).
Stygopholcus photophilus Le Peru, 2011: 160, f. 213 (mf).
Stygopholcus photophilus Huber, Pavlek & Komnenov, 2021: 41, f. 4-5, 9-11, 113-144, 151-152, 156 (mf).

Brignoli, P. M. (1971g). Beitrag zur Kenntnis der mediterranen Pholcidae (Arachnida, Araneae). Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 47(2): 255-267. doi:10.1002/mmnz.1971047020 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1976b). Ragni di Grecia IX. Specie nuove o interessanti delle famiglie Leptonetidae, Dysderidae, Pholcidae ed Agelenidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83(3): 539-578. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.91452 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Huber, B. A., Pavlek, M. & Komnenov, M. (2021). Revision of the spider genus Stygopholcus (Araneae, Pholcidae), endemic to the Balkan Peninsula. European Journal of Taxonomy 752: 1-60. doi:10.5852/ejt.2021.752.1391 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

Senglet, A. (1971). Note sur les Pholcidae (Arachn.) de Grèce. Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft 44(3-4): 345-359. doi:10.5169/seals-401666 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Senglet, A. (2001). Copulatory mechanisms in Hoplopholcus, Stygopholcus (revalidated), Pholcus, Spermophora and Spermophorides (Araneae, Pholcidae), with additional faunistic and taxonomic data. Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft 74(1-2): 43-67. doi:10.5169/seals-402796 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-06-15 New taxonomic reference entry Huber, Pavlek & Komnenov, 2021 n/a
2021-06-15 Species distribution update Huber, Pavlek & Komnenov, 2021 n/a (Old value)