Taxon details

Weintrauboa contortipes (Karsch, 1881)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-08-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Russia (Far East), Japan
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Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Linyphia contortipes Karsch, 1881, (3545)
Taxonomic references
Linyphia contortipes Karsch, 1881c: 39 (Dmf).
Labulla contortipes Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 170, pl. 5, f. 49, pl. 11, f. 234, 237 (mf).
Labulla contortipes Yaginuma, 1971: 43, f. 41.4 (f).
Labulla contortipes Yaginuma, 1986a: 72, f. 38.2 (mf).
Labulla contortipes Chikuni, 1989b: 48, f. 11 (mf).
Weintrauboa contortipes Hormiga, 2003: 269, f. 1A-J, 2E-F, 3A-H, 4A-B, 5A-F, 6E-F, 7A-D, 8A-D, 9A-B, 10A-B (Tmf from Labulla).
Weintrauboa contortipes Wunderlich, 2008a: 112, f. 6-7 (m).
Weintrauboa contortipes Ono, Matsuda & Saito, 2009: 344, f. 1-3 (mf).
Weintrauboa contortipes Hormiga et al., 2021: 72, f. 1F, 6C-E (m).

Bösenberg, W. & Strand, E. (1906). Japanische Spinnen. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 30: 93-422. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chikuni, Y. (1989b). Pictorial encyclopedia of spiders in Japan. Kaisei-sha Publishing Co., Tokyo, 310 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hormiga, G. (2003). Weintrauboa, a new genus of pimoid spiders from Japan and adjacent islands, with comments on the monophyly and diagnosis of the family Pimoidae and the genus Pimoa (Araneoidea, Araneae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 139(2): 261-281. doi:10.1046/j.1096-3642.2003.00072.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hormiga, G., Kulkarni, S., Moreira, T. da Silva & Dimitrov, D. (2021). Molecular phylogeny of pimoid spiders and the limits of Linyphiidae, with a reassessment of male palpal homologies (Araneae, Pimoidae). Zootaxa 5026(1): 71-101. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5026.1.3 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Karsch, F. (1881c). Diagnoses Arachnoidarum Japoniae. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 25: 35-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H., Matsuda, M. & Saito, H. (2009). Linyphiidae, Pimoidae. 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. 253-344. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008a). Descriptions of fossil spider (Araneae) taxa mainly in Baltic amber, as well as on certain related extant taxa. Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 44-139, 803-804, 813-818. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1971). Spiders of Japan in colour (enlarged and revised edition). Hoikusha, Osaka (for 1969), 197 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yaginuma, T. (1986a). Spiders of Japan in color (new ed.). Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka, 305 pp., 64 pls. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-08-24 New taxonomic reference entry Hormiga et al., 2021 n/a