Taxon details


Olios stimulator (Simon, 1897)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-10-22
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:029334]
  • Distribution: United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Iran?
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (99.9.21.519–520) of Sparassus phipsoni (Jäger, 2020c)
  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; 4f (99.9.21.519-520) of Sparassus iranii (Jäger, 2020c)
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; 2m (1663-8695) (Jäger, 2020c)
Taxonomic references
Sparassus stimulator Simon, 1897g: 258 (Dm).
Sparassus phipsoni Pocock, 1899d: 752 (Dm) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:029289].
Sparassus iranii Pocock, 1901d: 492 (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:029225].
Olios iranii Gravely, 1931: 242, f. 5C, 6D (f, Dm).
Olios iranii Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 33, f. 146-151 (mf).
Olios phipsoni Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 44, f. 13, 217-218 (m).
Olios stimulator Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 45, f. 219-220 (m).
Olios iranii Moradmand, Mirshamsi & Hula, 2015: 79, f. 3A-D (f).
Olios stimulator Jäger, 2020c: 56, f. 169-184 (mf, S of Olios iranii, O. phipsoni).
References

Gravely, F. H. (1931). Some Indian spiders of the families Ctenidae, Sparassidae, Selenopidae and Clubionidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 33: 211-282. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2020c). The spider genus Olios Walckenaer, 1837 (Araneae: Sparassidae) – Part 1: species groups, diagnoses, identification keys, distribution maps and revision of the argelasius-, coenobitus- and auricomis-groups. Zootaxa 4866(1): 1-119. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4866.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Moradmand, M., Mirshamsi, O. & Hula, V. (2015). New records of the huntsman spider genus Olios (Araneae: Sparassidae) from Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan. Zoology in the Middle East 61(1): 76-80. doi:10.1080/09397140.2014.985505 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1901d). Descriptions of some new species of spiders from British India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 13: 478-498. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1899d). Diagnoses of some new Indian Arachnida. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 12(4): 744-753. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sethi, V. D. & Tikader, B. K. (1988). Studies on some giant crab spiders of the family Heteropodidae from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Miscellaneous Publications, Occasional Paper 93: 1-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897g). Matériaux pour servir à la faune arachnologique de l'Asie méridionale. V. Arachnides recueillis à Dehra-Dun (N. W. Prov.) et dans le Dekkan par M. A. Smythies. Mémoires de la Société Zoologique de France 10: 252-262. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-10-22 New taxonomic reference entry Jäger, 2020c n/a
2020-10-22 Species distribution update Jäger, 2020c n/a (Old value)
2020-10-22 Species synonymy Jäger, 2020c Olios iranii synonymized with Olios stimulator
2020-10-22 Species synonymy Jäger, 2020c Olios phipsoni synonymized with Olios stimulator