Taxon details

Ariadna boliviana Simon, 1907

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-03-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Bolivia, Suriname, Brazil, Paraguay
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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: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Ariadna dubia Mello-Leitão, 1917, (01452); 1 f (probably destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Ariadna boliviana Simon, 1907c: 262 (Dmf).
Ariadna dubia Mello-Leitão, 1917a: 82 (Df).
Ariadna boliviana Beatty, 1970: 477, f. 4, 6, 14, 51-52, 54-55 (mf).
Ariadna dubia Beatty, 1970: 483 (nomen dubium).
Ariadna boliviana Giroti & Brescovit, 2018: 59, f. 3A-F, 4A-G, 7A-G, 8A-F, 10A-G, 36A-J, 37A-D (mf, S of A. dubia, removed from nomen dubium).

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

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

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1917a). Notas arachnologicas. 5, Especies novas ou pouco conhecidas do Brasil. Brotéria (Ser. Zool.) 15: 74-102. 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

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-03-27 Species distribution update Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 n/a (Old value)
2018-03-27 New taxonomic reference entry Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 n/a
2018-03-27 Species synonymy Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 Ariadna dubia synonymized with Ariadna boliviana