Taxon details

Argyrodes gracilis (L. Koch, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-03-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Lord Howe Is.), New Caledonia, Samoa
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Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany; 1m 1f 1j (A0000846) (Dupérré, 2023)
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany; 3f (A0000845) of Ariamnes malleiformis (Dupérré, 2023)
  • Syntype: Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin (ZMB), Germany (database export of type material, March 2019); Ariamnes malleiformis L. Koch, 1872, (3388)
Taxonomic references
Ariamnes gracilis L. Koch, 1872a: 252, pl. 21, f. 3 (Dmf).
Ariamnes malleiformis L. Koch, 1872a: 254, pl. 21, f. 4-5 (Dmf) [].
Argyrodes gracilis Rainbow, 1920b: 239.
Argyrodes gracilis Berland, 1924a: 199, f. 72-74 (f).
Argyrodes gracilis Berland, 1929b: 44, f. 6-11 (mf, S of Ariamnes malleiformis).
Conopistha gracilis Archer, 1950: 29, pl. IV, f. 7 (m).
Argyrodes gracilis Dupérré, 2023: 219, f. 66A-C, 67A-D (mf).

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

Berland, L. (1924a). Araignées de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et des Iles Loyalty. In: Sarasin, F. & Roux, J. (eds.) Nova Caledonia. Forschungen in Neu-Caledonien und auf den Loyalty-Inseln. Recherches scientifiques en Nouvelle-Calédonie et aux Iles Loyalty. A. Zoologie. Vol. III. L. II. C. W. Kreidel, Berlin, pp. 157-255. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.6790 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. (1929b). Araignées (Araneida). In: Insects of Samoa and other Samoan terrestrial Arthropoda. London 8, 35-78. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dupérré, N. (2023). New light on some historical type specimens -in relation to the South American spider (Araneae) fauna-. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 50(1): 118-277. doi:10.1080/03014223.2022.2123835 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, L. (1872a). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet [Erster Theil, Lieferung 3-7]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 105-368, pl. 8-28. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1920b). Arachnida from Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands. Records of the South Australian Museum 1(3): 229-272, pl. 28-31. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2023-03-15 New taxonomic reference entry Dupérré, 2023 n/a