Taxon details

Tallonia picta Simon, 1889

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
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Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumend that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Holotype: Museum Lübeck, Germany; type material destroyed 1942; f of Nilus sparassiformis Strand, 1907
Taxonomic references
Tallonia picta Simon, 1889b: 223 (Dj).
Nilus pictus Simon, 1898a: 289.
Nilus sparassiformis Strand, 1907d: 741 (Df).
Nilus sparassiformis Roewer, 1955b: 254, f. 96 (f).
Tallonia picta Blandin, 1979: 350, f. 1, 9, 18, 27 (Tj from Nilus, Sf).
Tallonia picta Silva & Sierwald, 2013: 278, f. 1-18 (f, Dm).

Blandin, P. (1979). Etudes sur les Pisauridae africaines XI. Genres peu connus ou nouveaux des Iles Canaries, du continent africain et de Madagascar (Araneae, Pisauridae). Revue Zoologique Africaine 93(2): 347-375. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1955b). Araneae Lycosaeformia I. (Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Pisauridae) mit Berücksichtigung aller Arten der äthiopischen Region. Exploration du Parc National de l'Upemba, Mission G. F. de Witte 30: 1-420. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Silva, E. L. C. da & Sierwald, P. (2013). On three monotypic nursery web spider genera from Madagascar with first description of the male of Tallonia picta Simon, 1889 and redescription of the type-species of Paracladycnis Blandin, 1979 and Thalassiopsis Roewer, 1955 (Araneae: Lycosoidea: Pisauridae). Zootaxa 3750: 277-288. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3750.3.7 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1889b). Etudes arachnologiques. 21e Mémoire. XXXI. Descriptions d'espèces et the genres nouveaux de Madagascar et de Mayotte. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 8: 223-236. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 193-380. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1907d). Diagnosen neuer Spinnen aus Madagaskar und Sansibar. Zoologischer Anzeiger 31: 725-748. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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