Taxon details

Spariolenus tigris Simon, 1880

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-11-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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  • Holotype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; f (1750-1576) (Jäger, 2002b)
  • Syntype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; 1jf (1509/18) of Spariolenus petricola (Jäger, 2002b)
Taxonomic references
Spariolenus tigris Simon, 1880a: 281 (Df).
Spariolenus tigris Simon, 1897a: 56, f. 45.
Spariolenus tigris Gravely, 1931: 257, f. 13C-D (f, Dm).
Spariolenus petricola Gravely, 1931: 258, f. 13E (Df; subadult per Jäger, 2002b: 58) [].
Spariolenus petricola Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 7, f. 14-18 (f; subadult per Jäger, 2002b: 58).
Spariolenus tigris Sethi & Tikader, 1988: 7, f. 20-22 (m; f see Spariolenus bakasura).
Spariolenus tigris Jäger, 2001b: 19, f. 2m-p, 14d, 15a-b (mf).
Spariolenus tigris Jäger, 2002b: 58 (S of Spariolenus petricola).
Spariolenus tigris Jäger, 2006a: 310, f. 12-15 (f).

Gravely, F. H. (1931). Some Indian spiders of the families Ctenidae, Sparassidae, Selenopidae and Clubionidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 33(3): 211-282. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2001b). Diversität der Riesenkrabbenspinnen im Himalaya -- die Radiation zweier Gattungen in den Schneetropen (Araneae, Sparassidae, Heteropodinae). Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 232: 1-136. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2002b). Heteropodinae: transfers and synonymies (Arachnida: Araneae: Sparassidae). Acta Arachnologica 51(1): 33-61. doi:10.2476/asjaa.51.33 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. (2006a). A new Spariolenus species from caves in Oman -- the first representative of the Heteropodinae in the Arabian peninsula (Araneae: Sparassidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 13: 309-313. 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. (1880a). Révision de la famille des Sparassidae (Arachnides). Actes de la Société Linnéenne de Bordeaux 34(2/3/4): 223-351. [issue 3 and 4 were published in 1881, but a complete seperate extract was available in 1880, see the last page of the pdf] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1897a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-192. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2023-11-29 Species distribution update Moradmand, Wesal & Kulkarni, 2023 n/a (Old value)