Taxon details

Anelosimus eximius (Keyserling, 1884)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Lesser Antilles, Panama to Argentina
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Taxonomic references
Theridion eximium Keyserling, 1884a: 45, pl. 2, f. 25 (Dmf).
Anelosimus socialis Simon, 1891c: 11, pl. 2 (Dmf).
Theridion eximium Simon, 1894a: 548.
Anelosimus eximius Archer, 1950: 22 (Tmf from Theridion).
Anelosimus eximius Levi, 1956b: 413, f. 11-17 (mf).
Anelosimus eximius Levi & Levi, 1962: 51, f. 184-185 (m).
Anelosimus eximius Stejskal, 1976: 344, f. 4.3, 5.1-5.3 (mf).
Anelosimus eximius Coddington, 1990: 18, f. 94 (m).
Anelosimus eximius Agnarsson, 2004: 532, f. 17A-G, 18A-G, 19A-F, 91C-D, 93A-B (mf).
Anelosimus eximius Agnarsson, 2006b: 486, f. 16A-E, 17A-F, 18A-G, 57E-F (mf).
Anelosimus eximius Agnarsson, Coddington & Knoflach, 2007: 354, f. 62-63 (m).

Agnarsson, I. (2004). Morphological phylogeny of cobweb spiders and their relatives (Araneae, Araneoidea, Theridiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 141(4): 447-626. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2004.00120.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Agnarsson, I. (2006b). A revision of the New World eximius lineage of Anelosimus (Araneae, Theridiidae) and a phylogenetic analysis using worldwide exemplars. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 146(4): 453-593. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2006.00213.x 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

Archer, A. F. (1950). A study of theridiid and mimetid spiders with descriptions of new genera and species. Museum Paper, Alabama Museum of Natural History 30: 1-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Coddington, J. A. (1990). Ontogeny and homology in the male palpus of orb-weaving spiders and their relatives, with comments on phylogeny (Araneoclada: Araneoidea, Deinopoidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 496: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1884a). Die Spinnen Amerikas II. Theridiidae. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 1, 1-222. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1956b). The spider genera Neottiura and Anelosimus in America (Araneae: Theridiidae). Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 75: 407-422. 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. (1891c). Observations biologiques sur les arachnides. I. Araignées sociables. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 60: 5-14. 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

Stejskal, M. (1976). Arañas sociales destructoras de las plantas de café, cítricos y mangos en Venezuela. Turrialba 26: 343-350. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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