Taxon details


Scytodes fusca Walckenaer, 1837

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2014-07-10
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:002816]
  • Distribution: Central and Southern America. Introduced to Europe, tropical Africa, Seychelles, Myanmar, China, Japan, Hawaii
Taxonomic references
Scytodes fusca Walckenaer, 1837: 272 (Dmf).
Scytodes domestica Doleschall, 1859: 48, pl. 6, f. 1 (Df).
Scytodes guianensis Taczanowski, 1872: 108 (Df).
Dictis fumida Thorell, 1891: 33 (Df).
Scytodes hebraica Simon, 1892e: 568, pl. 42, f. 14 (Df).
Scytodes bajula Simon, 1892e: 569, pl. 42, f. 15 (Dmf).
Scytodes fusca Simon, 1892e: 571.
Dictis domestica Thorell, 1895: 67 (Dm).
Scytodes hebraica F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1899a: 51, pl. 4, f. 3-5 (f, Dm).
Scytodes domestica Kulczyński, 1911b: 457, pl. 21, f. 3-4, 10, 12 (mf).
Scytodes atrofusca Strand, 1916b: 95 (f, provisional name only).
Scytodes campinensis Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 133, f. 37 (Df).
Scytodes discolor Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 133 (Df).
Scytodes iguassuensis Mello-Leitão, 1918c: 133 (Df).
Scytodes fusca Petrunkevitch, 1929b: 113, f. 97-98 (mf).
Scytodes nannipes Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 8, pl. 1, f. 3 (Df).
Scytodes fusca Lessert, 1939: 7.
Scytodes velutina Millot, 1941: 41, f. 16A-C (f, misidentified).
Scytodes fusca Mello-Leitão, 1941c: 236 (S).
Scytodes fusca Kaston, 1945b: 7, f. 24 (f).
Scytodes fusca Millot, 1946b: 157, f. 2A-C, 3B, 4A-B (mf).
Scytodes torquatus Kraus, 1955b: 12, f. 17 (Dmf).
Scytodes fusca Chrysanthus, 1967b: 91, f. 6-10 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Brignoli, 1976a: 175, f. 106-108, 110 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Valerio, 1981: 83, f. 1, 10, 19-20 (mf, S).
Scytodes torquata Brignoli, 1983c: 150.
Scytodes fusca Wang, Zhang & Li, 1985: 66, f. I (mf).
Scytodes fusca Lehtinen, 1986: 152, f. 2-3, 6-7 (m).
Scytodes fusca Heimer, 1990: 11, f. 28 (f).
Scytodes fusca Wang, 1994c: 6, f. 1-3 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Saaristo, 1997c: 52, f. 8-12 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 49, f. 19R, 20D (mf).
Scytodes fusca Brescovit & Rheims, 2000: 323, f. 5-8 (mf, S).
Scytodes fusca Paquin, Dupérré & Labelle, 2008: 219, f. 1A-E (mf).
Scytodes fusca Ono, 2009a: 124, f. 8-9 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Dankittipakul & Singtripop, 2010: 136, f. 31-33, 42-43, 56 (f).
Scytodes fusca Saaristo, 2010: 203, f. 28.8-13 (mf).
Scytodes fusca Ono, 2011b: 444, f. 24-30, 95 (m).
Scytodes fusca Šestáková et al., 2014: 1, f. 1, 2a-c, 3a-d, 4a-b, 5 (mf).
References

Brescovit, A. D. & Rheims, C. A. (2000). On the synanthropic species of the genus Scytodes Latreille (Araneae, Scytodidae) of Brazil, with synonymies and records of these species in other Neotropical countries. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11: 320-330. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1976a). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Scytodidae (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 83(1): 125-191. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1983c). A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 755 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1936a). New spiders from Mexico and Panama. Bulletin of the University of Utah 27(5): 1-103. 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

Dankittipakul, P. & Singtripop, T. (2010). The spitting spider family Scytodidae in Thailand, with descriptions of three new Dictis species (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117: 121-141. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Doleschall, L. (1859). Tweede Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Indica-Neerlandica 5: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. (1990). Untersuchungen zur Evolution der Kopulationsorgane bei Spinnen (Arachnida, Araneae). Entomologische Abhandlungen, Staatliches Museum für Tierkunde Dresden 53: 1-25, 97-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1945b). New Micryphantidae and Dictynidae with notes on other spiders. American Museum Novitates 1292: 1-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kraus, O. (1955b). Spinnen aus El Salvador (Arachnoidea, Araneae). Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 493: 1-112. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1911b). Symbola ad faunam Aranearum Javae et Sumatrae cognoscendam. II. Sicariidae, Dysderidae, Drassodidae, Zodariidae. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1911: 451-496. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1986). Evolution of the Scytodoidea. Proceedings of the Ninth International Congress of Arachnology, Panama 1983, 149-157. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1939). Araignées du Congo belge (Deuxieme partie). Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 32: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1918c). Scytodidas e pholcidas do Brasil. Revista do Museu Paulista 10: 83-144. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1941c). Aranhas do Paraná. Arquivos do Instituto Biológico, Sao Paolo 11: 235-257. 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. (1946b). Les Scytodes d'Afrique Noire française (Araneae). Revue Française d'Entomologie 13: 156-168. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (2009a). The spiders of Japan with keys to the families and genera and illustrations of the species. Tokai University Press, Kanagawa, 739 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ono, H. (2011b). Spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) of the Ogasawara Islands, Japan. Memoirs of the National Museum of Nature and Science Tokyo 47: 435-470. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P., Dupérré, N. & Labelle, S. (2008). Introduced spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) in an artificial ecosystem in eastern Canada. Entomological News 119: 217-226. 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. (1899a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 41-88. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Saaristo, M. I. (1997c). Scytotids [sic] (Arachnida, Araneae, Scytodidae) of the granitic islands of Seychelles. Phelsuma 5: 49-57. 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

Šestáková, A., Černecká, L., Neumann, J. & Reiser, N. (2014). First record of the exotic spitting spider Scytodes fusca (Araneae, Scytodidae) in Central Europe from Germany and Slovakia. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 47: 1-6. doi:10.5431/aramit4701 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892e). On the spiders of the island of St. Vincent. Part 1. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 59(4, for 1891): 549-575, Pl. XLII. [published in April 1892, after Duncan, 1937] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei University of Science and Techology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1916b). Systematische-faunistische Studien über paläarktische, afrikanische und amerikanische Spinnen des Senckenbergischen Museums. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 81(A9): 1-153. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taczanowski, L. (1872). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 9: 64-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1891). Spindlar från Nikobarerna och andra delar af södra Asien. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 24(2): 1-149. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1895). Descriptive catalogue of the spiders of Burma. London, pp. 1-406. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Valerio, C. E. (1981). Spitting spiders (Araneae, Scytodidae, Scytodes) from Central America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 80-89. 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

Wang, J. F., Zhang, Y. J. & Li, F. J. (1985). New report of some spiders from southern China. Journal of Hunan Normal University 1985(2): 66-69. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wang, J. F. (1994c). On five Scytodidae of the genus Scytodes from China. Journal of Hebei Normal University (nat. Sci. Ed.) 1994(Suppl.): 6-11. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2014-07-10 New taxonomic reference entry Šestáková et al., 2014 n/a
2014-07-10 Species distribution update Šestáková et al., 2014 n/a (Old value)