Taxon details

Scytodes globula Nicolet, 1849

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-10-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Bolivia, Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, Argentina
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Museo de La Plata (MLP), La Plata, Argentina; f (16320) of Scytodes aguapeyana (Brescovit & Rheims, 2000)
  • Holotype: ; f (not found) of Scytodes maculata (Brescovit & Rheims, 2000)
  • Paratype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil; 1f (13061, destroyed by the fire 2018) of Scytodes aguapeyana [N.B.: paratype not mentioned by Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 227] (Brescovit & Rheims, 2000)
  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 2m 4f of Scytodes annulata (Brescovit & Rheims, 2000)
  • Syntype: Museu de Zoologia da ‘Luiz de Queiroz’ (MZLQ), Piracicaba, Brazil [collection now in IBSP?]; 3f (A0111) of Scytodes scholaris (Brescovit & Rheims, 2000)
Taxonomic references
Scytodes globula Nicolet, 1849: 347, pl. 2, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
Scytodes maculata Holmberg, 1876: 3, f. 1 (Df) [].
Scytodes maculata Holmberg, 1881b: 127, pl. 3, f. 3 (Dm, f).
Scytodes annulata Keyserling, 1891: 166, pl. 5, f. 113 (Dmf) [].
Scytodes globulata Simon, 1904e: 86.
Scytodes scholaris Piza, 1944: 266, f. 3 (Df) [].
Scytodes aguapeyanus Mello-Leitão, 1945b: 227, f. 1 (Df) [].
Scytodes aguapeyana Brignoli, 1983c: 149.
Scytodes globula Brescovit & Rheims, 2000: 325, f. 21-27, 30-34 (mf, S of Scytodes aguapeyana, S. annulata, S. maculata, S. scholaris).
Scytodes globula Labarque & Ramírez, 2012: 3, f. 2C, 4A-B, 7A-B, 9C, 10C, 11C, 12C, 13C, 14C, 15C, 16C, 17C, 18C, 19D, 20B, 24A-F, 29E-F, 31C (f).
Scytodes globula Taucare-Ríos, 2013: 103, f. 1B, 2B (f).
Scytodes globula Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016: 36, f. 2E (f).
Scytodes globula Brescovit, 2021: 192, f. 1-6 (mf).

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(8): 320-330. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brescovit, A. D. (2021). Familia Scytodidae. In: Taucare-Ríos, A. & Canals, M. (eds.) Arácnidos comunes de Chile. Revista Parasitología Latinoamericana 20(2): 191-195. 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

Holmberg, E. L. (1876). Arácnidos argentinos. Anales de Agricultura de la República Argentina 4: 1-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holmberg, E. L. (1881b). Arácnidos. In: Informe oficial de la Comisión científica agregada al Estado Mayor general de la expedición al Rio Negro (Patagonia) realizada en los meses de Abril, Mayo y Junio de 1879, bajo las órdenes del general d. Julio A. Roca. Entrega I. Buenos Aires, Zoología, pp. 117-168. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.2504 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1891). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Brasilianische Spinnen. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 3, 1-278. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Labarque, F. M. & Ramírez, M. J. (2012). The placement of the spider genus Periegops and the phylogeny of Scytodoidea (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Zootaxa 3312: 1-44. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3312.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1945b). Arañas de Misiones, Corrientes y Entre Ríos. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 4: 213-302. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Nicolet, H. (1849). Aracnidos. In: Gay, C. (ed.) Historia física y política de Chile. Zoología 3, 319-543, pl. 1-5. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.16172 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pérez-González, A., Rubio, G. D. & Ramírez, M. J. (2016). Insights on vulval morphology in Ochyroceratinae with a rediagnosis of the subfamily and description of the first Argentinean species (Araneae: Synspermiata: Ochyroceratidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 260: 33-44. doi:10.1016/j.jcz.2015.12.001 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Piza Jr., S. de T. (1944). Seis aranhas e um opilião novos do Brasil. Revista de Agricultura, Piracicaba 19: 263-276. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1904e). Etude sur les arachnides du Chili recueillis en 1900, 1901 et 1902, par MM. C. Porter, Dr Delfin, Barcey Wilson et Edwards. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 48: 83-114. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taucare-Ríos, A. O. (2013). El género de arañas Scytodes Latreille, 1804 (Araneae: Scytodidae) en Chile: diversidad y distribución. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 86: 103-105. doi:10.4067/s0716-078x2013000100009 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-10-21 New taxonomic reference entry Brescovit, 2021 n/a
2016-04-15 New taxonomic reference entry Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016 n/a