Taxon details

Nanometa purpurapunctata (Urquhart, 1889)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-05-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Zealand
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Taxonomic references
Linyphia purpura-puncatata Urquhart, 1889a: 134 (Dmf).
Linyphia nitidulum Urquhart, 1889a: 136 (Df) [].
Erycina violacea Urquhart, 1891a: 152, pl. 21, f. 4, 14, 17 (Dmf) [].
Eryciniolia violacea Strand, 1912b: 346 (generic replacement name).
Eryciniola purpura-punctata Bryant, 1933b: 20, pl. 4, f. 33, pl. 5, f. 49 (mf, S of Erycina violacea and Linyphia nitidulum).
Eryciniola purpureopunctata Forster, 1980: 281, f. 19 (f).
Nanometa purpurapunctata Álvarez-Padilla, Kallal & Hormiga, 2020: 51, f. 26A-I, 27A-D, 28A-F, 29A-E (mf, T from Eryciniola).

Álvarez-Padilla, A., Kallal, R. J. & Hormiga, G. (2020). Taxonomy and phylogenetics of Nanometinae and other Australasian orb-weaving spiders (Araneae: Tetragnathidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 438: 1-107. doi:10.1206/0003-0090.438.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bryant, E. B. (1933b). Notes on types of Urquhart's spiders. Records of the Canterbury Museum 4: 1-27, pl. 1-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forster, R. R. (1980). Evolution of the tarsal organ, the respiratory system and the female genitalia in spiders. Proceedings 8. Internationaler Arachnologen-Kongress Wien 1980: 269-284. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1912b). Drei neue Gattungsnamen in Arachnida. Internationale Entomologische Zeitschrift, Guben 5: 346. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1889a). On new species of Araneida. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 21: 134-152. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1891a). On new species of Araneae. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 23: 128-189, pl. 21. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-03-03 New taxonomic reference entry Álvarez-Padilla, Kallal & Hormiga, 2020 n/a
2020-03-03 Species transferred to new genus Álvarez-Padilla, Kallal & Hormiga, 2020 Species transferred from Eryciniolia to Nanometa