Taxon details

Salsa fuliginata (L. Koch, 1872)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-05-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania). Introduced to New Zealand
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum Wien (NHMW), Wien/Vienna, Austria; f (Zoo-Ar-29914) (Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c)
  • Holotype: ; f (depository unknown) of Epeira rubicundula (Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c)
  • Paratype: Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart (SMNS), Germany; type material (cotype) destroyed 1944 (Renner, 1988b)
  • Paratype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); 1f (3347)
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); 1f (A0001683) of Salsa rubicundula
Taxonomic references
Epeira fuliginata L. Koch, 1872a: 106, pl. 8, f. 7 (Df).
Epeira rubicundula Keyserling, 1887a: 164, pl. 14, f. 1 (Df) [].
Araneus fuliginatus Simon, 1895a: 804.
Araneus rubicundulus Rainbow, 1911: 192.
Cyclosa fuliginata Dondale, 1966: 1162, f. 3G-J (Dm, f, T from Araneus).
Salsa fuliginata Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c: 119, f. 1A-D, 2A-D, 4, 5A, 6A-D, 7A-F (mf, T from Cyclosa, S of Araneus rubicundulus).

Dondale, C. D. (1966). The spider fauna (Araneida) of deciduous orchards in the Australian Capital Territory. Australian Journal of Zoology 14(6): 1157-1192. doi:10.1071/ZO9661157 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Framenau, V. W. & Castanheira, P. de S. (2022c). Revision of the new Australasian orb-weaving spider genus Salsa (Araneae, Araneidae). ZooKeys 1102: 107-148. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1102.82388 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1887a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet. Zweiter Theil [Lieferung 35-36]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 153-232, pl. 12-20. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1872a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 3-7]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 105-368, pl. 8-28. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1911). A census of Australian Araneidae. Records of the Australian Museum 9(2): 107-319. doi:10.3853/j.0067-1975.9.1911.928 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [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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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-05-21 New taxonomic reference entry Rainbow, 1911 n/a
2022-05-21 New taxonomic reference entry Simon, 1895a n/a
2022-05-21 Species synonymy Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c Salsa rubicundula synonymized with Salsa fuliginata
2022-05-21 New taxonomic reference entry Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c n/a
2022-05-21 Species transferred to new genus Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c Species transferred from Cyclosa to Salsa
2022-05-21 Species distribution update Framenau & Castanheira, 2022c n/a (Old value)