Taxon details

Gmogala scarabaeus Keyserling, 1890

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-02-15
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Guinea, Australia
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Taxonomic references
Gmogala scarabaea Keyserling, 1890: 270, pl. 24, f. 9 (Df).
Gmogala scarabaeus Simon, 1893a: 307, f. 266.
Gmogala scarabaeus Rainbow, 1902a: 315, f. 27.
Gmogala scarabaeus Wunderlich, 1978a: 25, f. 1-7 (Dm).
Gmogala scarabaeus Vanuytven, 2021: 21, 149, f. A.7b, B.133a-b (m).

Keyserling, E. (1890). Die Arachniden Australiens, nach der Natur beschrieben und abgebildet. Zweiter Theil [Lieferung 37]. Bauer & Raspe, Nürnberg, 233-274, pl. 21-24. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.121660 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rainbow, W. J. (1902a). Notes on the architecture, nesting habits and life histories of Australian Araneidae, based on specimens in the Australian Museum. Part III. The Ecribellatae, Haplogynae. Records of the Australian Museum 4: 312-316. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf 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. (1978a). Zu Taxonomie und Synonymie der Taxa Hadrotarsidae, Lucarachne Bryant 1940 und Flegia C. L. Koch & Berendt 1854 (Arachnida: Araneida: Theridiidae). Zoologische Beiträge (N.F.) 24: 25-31. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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2021-02-15 New taxonomic reference entry Vanuytven, 2021 n/a