Taxon details

Craspedisia cornuta (Keyserling, 1891)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-03-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m (Levi, 1963d)
Taxonomic references
Umfila cornuta Keyserling, 1891: 222, pl. 8, f. 163 (Dm).
Craspedisia cornuta Simon, 1894a: 580, f. 587 (m).
Craspedisia cornuta Levi & Levi, 1962: 60, f. 275-280 (m, Df).
Craspedisia cornuta Levi, 1963d: 177, f. 27-31 (mf).
Craspedisia cornuta Brescovit, Vasconcellos-Neto & Villanueva-Bonilla, 2020: 212, f. 1A-F, 2A-H, 3A-H, 4A-H, 5A-H, 6A-F, 7A-F, 8A-B (mf).

Brescovit, A. D., Vasconcellos-Neto, J. & Villanueva-Bonilla, G. A. (2020). Notes on the “Pinocchio-cobweb-spider” Craspedisia cornuta (Keyserling, 1891) from southeastern of Brazil (Theridiidae, Pholcommatinae). Zootaxa 4750(2): 211-224. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4750.2.5 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1891). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Brasilianische Spinnen. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg 3, 1-278. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.64832 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

Levi, H. W. (1963d). The spider genera Cerocida, Hetschkia, Wirada and Craspedisia (Araneae: Theridiidae). Psyche, Cambridge 70(3): 170-179. doi:10.1155/1963/85397 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

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-03-11 New taxonomic reference entry Brescovit, Vasconcellos-Neto & Villanueva-Bonilla, 2020 n/a