Taxon details

Cepheia longiseta (Simon, 1881)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-10-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Southern Europe
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Theonoe longiseta Simon, 1881a: 132, pl. 26, f. 1 (Dmf).
Cepheia longiseta Simon, 1894a: 589, f. 592 (m).
Cepheia longiseta Levi & Levi, 1962: 64, f. 309-310 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Brignoli, 1970b: 1410, f. 11-14 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Wunderlich, 1980d: 267, f. 17, 42-43 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Thaler & Noflatscher, 1990: 173, f. 25-29 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 306, f. 823 (m).
Cepheia longiseta Lopardo & Hormiga, 2007: 3, f. 1-63 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Le Peru, 2011: 346, f. 598 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015: 734, f. 106A-G, 107A-G, 108A-H, 109A-E, 137A-B, 139B, 146D-E (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Wunderlich, 2021: 8, f. 20-23 (mf).
Cepheia longiseta Domènech et al., 2021: 78, f. 4a-c (mf).

Brignoli, P. M. (1970b). Contribution à la connaissance des Symphytognathidae paléarctiques (Arachnida, Araneae). Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris (2) 41: 1403-1420. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Domènech, M., Bellvert, A., Closa, L., Maceda-Veiga, A. & Pons, P. (2021). New record of Attulus saltator for Spain, with further 16 new regional spider records for Catalonia and Galicia (Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 62: 75-81. doi:10.30963/aramit6208 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Le Peru, B. (2011). The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. & Levi, L. R. (1962). The genera of the spider family Theridiidae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 127: 1-71. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lopardo, L. & Hormiga, G. (2007). On the synaphrid spider Cepheia longiseta (Simon 1881) (Araneae, Synaphridae). American Museum Novitates 3575: 1-18. doi:10.1206/0003-0082(2007)3575[1:OTSSCL]2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lopardo, L. & Hormiga, G. (2015). Out of the twilight zone: phylogeny and evolutionary morphology of the orb-weaving spider family Mysmenidae, with a focus on spinneret spigot morphology in symphytognathoids (Araneae, Araneoidea). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 173(3): 527-786. doi:10.1111/zoj.12199 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1881a). Les arachnides de France. Tome cinquième, première partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-180, pl. 25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 489-760. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. & Noflatscher, M.-T. (1990). Neue und bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde in Südtirol (Arachnida: Aranei). Veröffentlichungen des Museum Ferdinandeum in Innsbruck 69: 169-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1980d). Über europäische Symphytognathidae (Arach.: Araneae). Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg (NF) 23: 259-273. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2021). Few new, rare or special species of spiders from the Algarve, Portugal (Arachnida: Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 14: 3-24. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-10-13 New taxonomic reference entry Domènech et al., 2021 n/a
2021-04-07 New taxonomic reference entry Wunderlich, 2021 n/a
2015-07-08 New taxonomic reference entry Lopardo & Hormiga, 2015 n/a