Taxon details

Tetragnatha vacillans (Butler, 1876)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-07-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mauritius (Rodriguez)
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Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Meta vacillans Butler, 1876b: 441 (Dmf).
Meta vacillans Butler, 1878a: 503, pl. 52, f. 4 (mf).
Tetragnatha vacillans Marusik & Larsen, 2018: 212 (T from Meta).

Butler, A. G. (1876b). Preliminary notice of new species of Arachnida and Myriopoda from Rodriguez, collected by Messrs. George Gulliver and H. H. Slater. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 17: 439-446. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Butler, A. G. (1878a). Myriopoda and Arachnida. In: Zoology of Rodriguez. An account of the petrological, botanical and zoological collections made in Kergueleen's Land and Rodriguez during the Transit of Venus expedition. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 168, 497-509. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. & Larsen, N. (2018). A synopsis of African Metellina (Aranei, Tetragnathidae, Metainae) with description of a new species from South Africa. Vestnik Zoologii 52(3): 205-216. doi:10.2478/vzoo-2018-0021 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-07-27 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik & Larsen, 2018 n/a
2018-07-27 Species transferred to new genus Marusik & Larsen, 2018 Species transferred from Meta to Tetragnatha