Taxon details

Zimiris doriae Simon, 1882

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Ivory Coast, Sudan, Eritrea, Yemen, Iran, India. Introduced to Mexico, Caribbean, French Guiana, Brazil, Germany, Indonesia (Java), Malaysia
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
Taxonomic references
Zimiris doriae Simon, 1882b: 240, pl. 8, f. 12-15 (Dj; patronym for Doria, Latin genitive Doriae ICZN 31.1.1; Zimiris doriai is an unjustified emendation).
Zimiris indica Simon, 1884b: 141 (Df).
Zimiris mammillana Thorell, 1890a: 384 (Df).
Zimiris doriai Simon, 1893a: 333, f. 300.
Zimiris griseus Banks, 1898b: 214, pl. 13, f. 4 (Dj).
Zimiris doriai Dalmas, 1919a: 332 (Df).
Zimiris indica Dalmas, 1919a: 333, f. 33 (f).
Zimiris guianensis Dalmas, 1919a: 335, f. 20, 34 (Df).
Zimiris grisea Dalmas, 1919a: 336.
Zimiris indica Dyal, 1935: 197, pl. 16, f. 127 (f).
Zimiris indica Cooke, 1964: 261, f. 65-68 (f, Dm).
Zimiris doriai Brignoli, 1979p: 125, f. 5-8 (mf, S).
Neozimiris platnicki Alayón, 1992d: 2, f. 1A-B (Df).
Zimiris doriai Platnick & Penney, 2004: 8, f. 1-8, 12-19 (mf, S).
Zimiris doriai Jäger, 2005b: 17, f. 1-9 (mf).
Zimiris doriai Jocqué & Dippenaar-Schoeman, 2006: 216, f. 85g-h (m).
Zimiris doriai Almeida-Silva & Brescovit, 2008: 554, f. 1-8 (f).
Zimiris doriai Ruiz & Bonaldo, 2013: 92, f. 9-15 (mf).
Zimiris doriai Zamani et al., 2015: 344, f. 5b-c (f).

Alayón G., G. (1992d). La subfamilia Prodidominae (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) en Cuba. Poeyana 417: 1-6. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Almeida-Silva, L. M. & Brescovit, A. D. (2008). First record of Zimiris doriai (Araneae, Prodidomidae) in Brazil. Journal of Arachnology 35: 554-556. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Banks, N. (1898b). Arachnida from Baja California and other parts of Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 1: 205-309. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1979p). On some African Oecobius and Zimiris (Araneae, Oecobiidae and Gnaphosidae). Zoologische Mededelingen 54: 123-126. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Cooke, J. A. L. (1964). A revisionary study of some spiders of the rare family Prodidomidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 142: 257-305. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dalmas, R. de (1919a). Synopsis des araignées de la famille des Prodidomidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 87: 279-340. (N.B.: pp. 279-289 published in 1918, remainder, including all systematic changes, published in 1919) 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: 119-252, pl. 11-17. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2005b). Zimiris doriai (Araneae: Prodidomidae) – erstmals nach Deutschland eingeschleppt. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 29: 17-19. doi:10.5431/aramit2903 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jocqué, R. & Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (2006). Spider families of the world. Musée Royal de l'Afrique Central, Tervuren, 336 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Penney, D. (2004). A revision of the widespread spider genus Zimiris (Araneae, Prodidomidae). American Museum Novitates 3450: 1-12. doi:10.1206/0003-0082(2004)450<0001:AROTWS>2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ruiz, G. R. S. & Bonaldo, A. B. (2013). Vagabond but elusive: two newcomers to the eastern Amazon (Araneae: Cithaeronidae; Prodidomidae). Zootaxa 3694: 92-96. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3694.1.8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1882b). II. Étude sur les arachnides de l'Yemen méridional. In: Viaggio ad Assab nel Mar Rosso, dei signori G. Doria ed O. Beccari con il R. Aviso "Esploratore" dal 16 Novembre 1879 al 26 Febbraio 1880. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 18: 207-260. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1884b). Descriptions de quelques arachnides des genres Miltia E. S. et Zimiris E. S. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 28(C.R.): 139-142. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1890a). Studi sui ragni Malesi e Papuani. IV, 1. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 28: 5-421. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zamani, A., Mirshamsi, O., Jannesar, B., Marusik, Y. M. & Esyunin, S. L. (2015). New data on spider fauna of Iran (Arachnida: Araneae), Part II. Zoology and Ecology 25(4): 339-346. doi:10.1080/21658005.2015.1068508 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-10-29 Species updated Simon, 1882b Species epithet corrected (Old value)
2016-01-07 New taxonomic reference entry Zamani et al., 2015 n/a