Taxon details

Ariadna bicolor (Hentz, 1842)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-03-26
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA, Mexico
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Taxonomic references
Pylarus bicolor Hentz, 1842: 225, pl. 8, f. 3-4 (D).
Pylarus pumilus Hentz, 1842: 226, pl. 8, f. 5 (D).
Ariadna pallida C. L. Koch, 1843: 90, f. 817 (Df).
Ariadna rubella Keyserling, 1877c: 229 (Df).
Ariadna bicolor Emerton, 1890: 201, pl. 8, f. 3 (Dmf).
Ariadna mexicana Banks, 1898b: 212 (D).
Ariadna bicolor Emerton, 1902: 23, f. 73-74 (mf).
Ariadna bicolor Simon, 1907c: 263, f. 5 (m).
Ariadna philosopha Chamberlin, 1924b: 606 (Df).
Ariadna pragmatica Chamberlin, 1924b: 606 (Df) [].
Ariadna scholastica Chamberlin, 1924b: 607 (Df).
Ariadna bicolor Kaston, 1948: 63, f. 11-16 (m).
Ariadna bicolor Beatty, 1970: 458, f. 38, 42-43 (mf, S).
Ariadna pragmatica Beatty, 1970: 463 (S of A. scholastica).
Ariadna bicolor Giroti & Brescovit, 2018: 16, f. 12A-I, 13A-D (mf, S of A. pragmatica).

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

Beatty, J. (1970). The spider genus Ariadna in the Americas (Araneae, Dysderidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 139: 433-518. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. (1924b). The spider fauna of the shores and islands of the Gulf of California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 12: 561-694. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1890). New England spiders of the families Drassidae, Agalenidae and Dysderidae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 8: 166-206, pl. 3-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1902). The common spiders of the United States. Boston, 225 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.5617 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Giroti, A. M. & Brescovit, A. D. (2018). The taxonomy of the American Ariadna Audouin (Araneae: Synspermiata: Segestriidae). Zootaxa 4400(1): 1-114. [& Erratum: 4438(3): 600] doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4400.1.1 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hentz, N. M. (1842). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 4: 54-57, 223-231. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1948). Spiders of Connecticut. Bulletin of the Connecticut State Geological and Natural History Survey 70: 1-874. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1877c). Amerikanische Spinnenarten aus den Familien der Pholcoidae, Scytodoidae und Dysderoidae. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 27: 205-234. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1843). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Zehnter Band, pp. 37-142, pl. 337-360 (f. 777-849). doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1907c). Etude sur les araignées de la sous-section des Haplogynes. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 51: 246-264. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-03-26 Species distribution update Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2018-03-26 New taxonomic reference entry Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 n/a
2018-03-26 Species synonymy Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 Ariadna pragmatica synonymized with Ariadna bicolor