Taxon details

Achaeridion conigerum (Simon, 1914)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-12-17
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey
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
Euryopis pyramidalis Simon, 1880k: 255 (Df, preoccupied).
Lasaeola pyramidalis Simon, 1881a: 151.
Dipoenura pyramidalis Simon, 1909e: 95.
Theridion conigerum Simon, 1914: 261, 297 (replacement name).
Achaearanea conigera Levi & Levi, 1962: 44, 49 (Tj from Theridion, rejected).
Theridion conigerum Wunderlich, 1973b: 406, f. 1-9 (Dm, misidentified per Heimer, 1980).
Chrysso conigerum Heimer, 1980: 179, f. 1-3 (Tj from Theridion, Dm).
Theridion conigerum Knoflach, 1993a: 205, f. 1-2, 5-12 (Tm from Chrysso, Df).
Theridion conigerum Almquist, 2005: 97, f. 118a-b (m).
Theridion conigerum Agnarsson, Coddington & Knoflach, 2007: 377, f. 153-156 (m).
Achaeridion conigerum Wunderlich, 2008b: 384, f. 485-490 (mf).
Theridion conigerum Le Peru, 2011: 475, f. 811 (mf).
Achaeridion conigerum Kunt et al., 2012: 648, f. 16a-d (f).
Achaeridion conigerum Aakra et al., 2016: 31, f. 26A-B (f).
Achaeridion conigerum Vanuytven, 2021: 40, 54, f. A.27c-d, B.4a-d, B.5-6 (m).
Achaeridion conigerum Hradská et al., 2021: 136, f. 5a-b (f).

Aakra, K., Morka, G. H., Antonson, A., Farlund, M., Wrånes, R. E., Frølandshagen, R., Løvbrekke, H., Furuseth, P., Fjellberg, A., Lemke, M., Pfliegler, W. P., Andersen, S., Olsen, K. M., Aadland, B. & Berggren, K. (2016). Spiders new to Norway (Arachnida, Araneae) with ecological, taxonomical and faunistic comments. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 63(1): 6-43. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Agnarsson, I., Coddington, J. A. & Knoflach, B. (2007). Morphology and evolution of cobweb spider male genitalia (Araneae, Theridiidae). Journal of Arachnology 35: 334-395. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Almquist, S. (2005). Swedish Araneae, part 1 – families Atypidae to Hahniidae (Linyphiidae excluded). Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 62: 1-284. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. (1980). Eine bemerkenswerte Kugelspinne aus dem Harz (Arachnida, Araneae, Theridiidae). Faunistische Abhandlungen, Staatliches Museum für Tierkunde Dresden 7: 179-181. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hradská, I., Rückl, K., Kůrka, A. & Dolejš, P. (2021). Four spider species (Araneae: Atypidae, Theridiidae, Linyphiidae) new for the Bohemian Forest, Czech Republic. Silva Gabreta 27: 133-142. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Knoflach, B. (1993a). Theridion conigerum Simon-rediscovered in Austria (Araneida: Theridiidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 9: 205-208. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kunt, K. B., Kaya, R. S., Özkütük, R. S., Danışman, T., Yağmur, E. A. & Elverici, M. (2012). Additional notes on the spider fauna of Turkey (Araneae). Turkish Journal of Zoology 36(5): 637-651. doi:10.3906/zoo-1008-8 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

Simon, E. (1880k). Arachnides nouveau de France, d'Espagne et d'Algérie. Premier mémoire. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 4(for 1879): 251-263. [year of publication corrected after Déjean, 2015c: 82] 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. (1909e). Etude sur les arachnides du Tonkin (1re partie). Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique 42: 69-147. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1914). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 1re partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vanuytven, H. (2021). The Theridiidae of the World. A key to the genera with their diagnosis and a study of the body length of all known species. Newsletter of the Belgian arachnological Society 35(Supplement): 1-363. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1973b). Zur Spinnenfauna Deutschlands, XV. Weitere seltene und bisher unbekannte Arten sowie Anmerkungen zur Taxonomie und Synonymie (Arachnida: Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 54: 405-428. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008b). On extant and fossil (Eocene) European comb-footed spiders (Araneae: Theridiidae), with notes on their subfamilies, and with descriptions of new taxa. Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 140-469, 792-794, 796-800, 803, 819-859. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-12-17 New taxonomic reference entry Hradská et al., 2021 n/a
2021-02-15 New taxonomic reference entry Vanuytven, 2021 n/a
2016-09-24 New taxonomic reference entry Aakra et al., 2016 n/a