Taxon details

Phoroncidia aurata O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2015-02-18
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
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Taxonomic references
Phoroncidia aurata O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877c: 31, pl. 7, f. 9 (Df).
Phoroncidia aurata Butler, 1883: 766, pl. 57, f. 4 (f).
Phoroncidia aurata Simon, 1894a: 553, f. 568 (f).
Phoroncidia aurata Kariko, 2014: 205, f. 9A, 11D, 13A-E, 14A-F (f, Dm).

Butler, A. G. (1883). On some new or little known spiders from Madagascar. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 50(4, for 1882): 763-768, Pl. LVII. [published in April 1883, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1883.tb02795.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kariko, S. J. (2014). The Glitterati: four new species of Phoroncidia (Araneae: Theridiidae) from Madagascar, with the first description of the male of P. aurata O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1877. Arachnology 16(6): 195-213. doi:10.13156/arac.2014.16.6.195 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1877c). On some new genera and species of Araneidea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 19: 26-39. 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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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2015-02-18 New taxonomic reference entry Kariko, 2014 n/a
2015-02-18 First description of male Kariko, 2014 n/a (Old value)