Taxon details

Nihonhimea brookesiana (Barrion & Litsinger, 1995)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2019-12-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, Philippines
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Taxonomic references
Achaearanea brookesiana Barrion & Litsinger, 1995: 436, f. 261a-g (Df).
Achaearanea brookesiana Ganeshkumar & Siliwal, 2007: 2926, f. 1-6 (f).
Parasteatoda brookesiana Yoshida, 2008: 39 (Tf from Achaearanea).
Nihonhimea brookesiana Prasad et al., 2019: 116 (T from Parasteatoda, may be S of Nihonhimea indica [S stated in the abstract, but not in the text] or N. mundula).

Barrion, A. T. & Litsinger, J. A. (1995). Riceland spiders of South and Southeast Asia. CAB International, Wallingford, UK, xix + 700 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ganeshkumar, M. & Siliwal, M. (2007). First record of Achaearanea brookesiana Barrion & Litsinger, 1995 (Araneae: Theridiidae) from mainland India. Zoo's Print Journal 22: 2926-2928. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Prasad, P., Tyagi, K., Caleb, J. T. D. & Kumar, V. (2019). A new species of the cob web spider genus Theridion from India (Araneae: Theridiidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 26: 108-117. doi:10.37828/em.2019.26.7 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yoshida, H. (2008). A revision of the genus Achaearanea (Araneae: Theridiidae). Acta Arachnologica 57: 37-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-12-29 New taxonomic reference entry Prasad et al., 2019 n/a
2019-12-29 Species transferred to new genus Prasad et al., 2019 Species transferred from Parasteatoda to Nihonhimea