Taxon details

Meotipa andamanensis (Tikader, 1977)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2017-07-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India (Andaman Is.)
Taxonomic references
Argyrodes andamanensis Tikader, 1977a: 170, f. 7A-B (Df).
Meotipa andamanensis Kulkarni et al., 2017: 515 (T from Argyrodes).

Kulkarni, S., Vartak, A., Deshpande, V. & Halali, D. (2017). The spiny theridiid genus Meotipa Simon, 1895 in India, with description of a strange new species with translucent abdomen and a phylogenetic analysis about the genus placement (Araneae, Theridiidae). Zootaxa 4291(3): 504-520. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1977a). Studies on spider fauna of Andaman and Nicobar islands, Indian Ocean. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 72: 153-212. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-07-13 New taxonomic reference entry Kulkarni et al., 2017 n/a
2017-07-13 Species transferred to new genus Kulkarni et al., 2017 Species transferred from Argyrodes to Meotipa