Taxon details

Latrodectus mirabilis (Holmberg, 1876)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-01-03
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil, Argentina
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Taxonomic references
Theridium mirabile Holmberg, 1876: 11 (D).
Latrodectus curacaviensis Levi, 1959c: 39, f. 69 (f, S, rejected).
Latrodectus mirabilis Abalos, 1980: 31, f. 1-13, 21 (mf, removed from S of L. mactans).
Latrodectus mirabilis Ott, Lopes Rodrigues & De Leao Marques, 2014: 314, f. 2A-F, 3A-D (mf).

Abalos, J. W. (1980). Las arañas del género Latrodectus en la Argentina. Obra del Centenário del Museu de La Plata 6: 29-51. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Holmberg, E. L. (1876). Arácnidos argentinos. Anales de Agricultura de la República Argentina 4: 1-30. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1959c). The spider genus Latrodectus (Araneae, Theridiidae). Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 78(1): 7-43. doi:10.2307/3223799 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ott, R., Lopes Rodrigues, E. N, & De Leao Marques, M. A. (2014). First record of Latrodectus mirabilis from southern Brazil and data on natural history of the species. Revista Colombiana de Entomología 20(2): 310-316. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-01-03 New taxonomic reference entry Ott, Lopes Rodrigues & De Leao Marques, 2014 n/a
2021-01-03 Species distribution update Ott, Lopes Rodrigues & De Leao Marques, 2014 n/a (Old value)