Taxon details

Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1895

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-10-04
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Africa, southern Europe, Turkey, Israel, Yemen. Introduced to India, Thailand
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
Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1894a: 529 (nomen nudum).
Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1895g: 137 (Dmf).
Euryopis euterpe Denis, 1954a: 311, f. 1-3 (Df) [].
Coscinida tibialis Levi & Levi, 1962: 48, f. 139-144 (mf).
Coscinida tibialis Miller, 1970: 146, pl. XLIII, f. 1-2 (f).
Coscinida tibialis Levy, 1985a: 112, f. 52-59 (mf).
Coscinida tibialis Levy, 1998b: 162, f. 308-315 (mf).
Coscinida tibialis Knoflach et al., 2005: 202, f. 1-10 (mf, S of Euryopis euterpe).
Coscinida tibialis Wunderlich, 2008b: 281, f. 327-332 (mf).
Coscinida tibialis Crespo, Mendes & Prado e Castro, 2010: 97, f. 3 (m).
Coscidina [lapsus] tibialis Marusik & Kunt, 2010a: 2, f. 2, 7, 12-13 (m).
Coscinida tibialis Rajoria, 2015d: 43, f. 1-4 (f).
Coscinida tibialis Oger & Gros, 2016: 11, f. 2-8 (mf).
Coscinida tibialis Vanuytven, 2021: 108, f. B.71-72 (m).
Coscinida tibialis Manthen & Hippargi, 2023: 375, f. 1A-D, 2E-F, 3 (mf).

Crespo, L. C., Mendes, S. & Prado e Castro, C. (2010). Two additions to the portuguese and iberian spider (Arachnida, Araneae) fauna. Graellsia 66: 97-100. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1954a). Araignées recueillies par P. Remy du Sud-Algérien au Hoggar. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 78(5-6, 1953): 311-324. [year confirmed by Frétey, 2023: 81] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Knoflach, B., Bosmans, R., Harten, A. van & Van Keer, J. (2005). On Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1895 (Araneae, Theridiidae): genital morphology, distribution, web building and a new synonym. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 13: 202-206. 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

Levy, G. (1985a). Spiders of the genera Episinus, Argyrodes and Coscinida from Israel, with additional notes on Theridion (Araneae: Theridiidae). Journal of Zoology, London (A) 207: 87-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1998b). Araneae: Theridiidae. In: Fauna Palaestina, Arachnida III. Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem, 228 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Manthen, S. & Hippargi, R. (2023). First record of male spider Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1895 (Araneae: Theridiidae) from Solapur, Maharashtra, India. Serket 19(4): 373-377. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. & Kunt, K. B. (2010a). Spiders (Araneae) new to the fauna of Turkey. 1. Genera of Theridiidae. Turkish Journal of Arachnology 3(1): 1-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1970). Spinnenarten der Unterfamilie Micryphantinae und der Familie Theridiidae aus Angola. Publicações Culturais da Companhia de Diamantes de Angola 82: 75-166. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Oger, P. & Gros, P. (2016). Découverte en France de Coscinida tibialis Simon, 1895 (Araneae, Theridiidae). Revue Arachnologique (2) 3: 11-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rajoria, A. (2015d). Two new genera of the family Theridiidae Sundevall, 1833 (Arachnida: Araneae) from India. Indian Journal of Arachnology 4(2): 43-47. 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

Simon, E. (1895g). Etudes arachnologiques. 26e. XLI. Descriptions d'espèces et de genres nouveaux de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 64: 131-160. 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. (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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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-10-04 New taxonomic reference entry Manthen & Hippargi, 2023 n/a
2023-10-04 Species distribution update Manthen & Hippargi, 2023 n/a (Old value)
2021-02-16 New taxonomic reference entry Vanuytven, 2021 n/a
2017-11-01 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik & Kunt, 2010a n/a
2016-10-07 New taxonomic reference entry Oger & Gros, 2016 n/a
2016-02-05 New taxonomic reference entry Rajoria, 2015d n/a