Taxon details

Ariadna mollis (Holmberg, 1876)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-03-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina
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Taxonomic references
Segestria mollis Holmberg, 1876: 8, f. 6 (Df).
Segestria vulgarissima Holmberg, 1876: 9, f. 7 (Df).
Ariadna mollis Mello-Leitão, 1944b: 322, f. 1 (m).
Ariadna spinifera Mello-Leitão, 1947b: 233, f. 1 (Dm).
Ariadna crassipalpus Camargo, 1950a: 445, f. 3h (f) [misidentified per Giroti & Brescovit, 2018: 33].
Ariadna mollis Beatty, 1970: 475, f. 1, 16-17, 22 (mf).
Ariadna spinifera Beatty, 1970: 483 (nomen dubium).
Ariadna mollis Prandi, 1990: 3, f. 1, 3-5, 10-11 (m).
Ariadna mollis Grismado, 2008a: 354, f. 1A-D, 8L-M, 10A-D (mf).
Ariadna mollis Ramírez, 2014: 255, f. 170C (f).
Ariadna mollis Grismado & Izquierdo, 2014: 154, f. 3, 11a-b (f).
Ariadna mollis Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016: 36, f. 2G (f).
Ariadna mollis Giroti & Brescovit, 2018: 33, f. 1A-B, 20A-I, 21A-D (mf, S of A. spinifera [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

Camargo, H. F. de A. (1950a). Descrição de dois alótipos e algumas anotações morfológicas sobre aranhas brasileiras (Arachnida-Araneae [Dysderidae, Argiopidae, Selenopidae e Clubionidae]}. Arquivos de Zoologia do Estado de Sao Paulo 7: 445-464. 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, 4438(3): 600. , 10.11646/zootaxa.4438.3.13 doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4400.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grismado, C. J. (2008a). A taxonomic revision of the spider genus Ariadna Audouin, 1826 in Argentina and Chile, with the description of five new species (Arachnida, Araneae, Segestriidae). Zoosystema 30: 333-360. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Grismado, C. J. & Izquierdo, M. A. (2014). Dysderoidea. In: Roig-Juñent, S., Claps, L.E. & J.J. Morrone (eds.) Biodiversidad de Artrópodos Argentinos, vol. 3. Sociedad Entomológica Argentina, pp. 151-166. 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

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1944b). Arañas de la provincia de Buenos Aires. Revista del Museo de La Plata (N.S., Zool.) 3: 311-393. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1947b). Aranhas do Paraná e Santa Catarina, das coleções do Museu Paranaense. Arquivos do Museu Paranaense 6: 231-304. 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

Prandi, L. (1990). El género Ariadna (Araneae, Segestriidae) en la Republica Oriental del Uruguay. Aracnologia 5(Supl.): 1-10. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. (2014). The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 390: 1-374. Link doi:10.1206/821.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-03-27 New taxonomic reference entry Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 n/a
2018-03-27 Species synonymy Giroti & Brescovit, 2018 Ariadna spinifera synonymized with Ariadna mollis
2018-03-27 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon n/a (Old value)
2016-04-15 New taxonomic reference entry Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016 n/a
2015-04-08 New taxonomic reference entry Grismado & Izquierdo, 2014 n/a
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a