Taxon details

Rhomphaea nasica (Simon, 1873)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-02-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Canary Is., Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Croatia, Greece, Africa, St. Helena
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Ariamnes nasica Simon, 1873a: 132, pl. 2, f. 17-18, 20 (Dmf).
Ariamnes argenteolus Simon, 1873a: 134 (Df).
Ariamnes nasicus Simon, 1881a: 19, pl. 25, f. 6 (mf).
Ariamnes argenteola Simon, 1881a: 21, pl. 25, f. 7-8 (f).
Ariamnes delicatulus Simon, 1883: 272, pl. 8, f. 5 (Df).
Rhomphaea nasica Simon, 1894a: 496, f. 502 (m).
Rhomphaea argenteola Simon, 1914: 244, 290.
Rhomphaea argenteola Berland, 1920c: 144, f. 171-175 (f).
Argyrodes nasica Benoit, 1977i: 136, f. 58a-f (mf, S).
Argyrodes nasicus Wunderlich, 1987a: 204, f. 536-537.
Rhomphaea nasica Agnarsson, 2004: 480 (Tmf from Argyrodes).
Argyrodes nasicus Le Peru, 2011: 375, 435, f. 660 (mf habitus).
Rhomphaea nasica Lissner, 2017c: 291, f. 15A-B, 16 (f).
Rhomphaea nasica Bosselaers, 2018b: 35, f. 35-37, photo 149-150 (mf).

Agnarsson, I. (2004). Morphological phylogeny of cobweb spiders and their relatives (Araneae, Araneoidea, Theridiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 141(4): 447-626. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2004.00120.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Benoit, P. L. G. (1977i). Fam. Theridiidae. In: La faune terrestre de l'île de Sainte-Hélène IV. Annales, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Sciences zoologiques (Zool.-Ser. 8°) 220: 131-152. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Berland, L. (1920c). Arachnides. Araneae (2e partie). In: Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911-1912). Résultats scientifiques. IV. L. Lhomme, Paris, pp. 95-180. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bosselaers, J. (2018b). Spiders (Arachnida, Araneae) of the Gavarres (Catalonia, Spain) and the adjacent coastal region - part I: 2012-2013. Newsletter of the Belgian arachnological Society 33(Supplement): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Le Peru, B. (2011). The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lissner, J. (2017c). A contribution to the knowledge of Rhomphaea L. Koch, 1872 (Araneae: Theridiidae) in the Mediterranean and Macaronesian regions. Arachnology 17(6): 287-293. doi:10.13156/arac.2017.17.6.287 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1873a). Aranéides nouveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. (2e mémoire). Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 5(8): 1-174, pl. 1-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1881a). Les arachnides de France. Tome cinquième, première partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-180, pl. 25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1883). Études arachnologiques. 14e Mémoire. XXI. Matériaux pour servir à la faune arachnologique des îles de l'Océan Atlantique (Açores, Madère, Salvages, Canaries, Cap Vert, Sainte-Hélène et Bermudes). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 3: 259-314. 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

Simon, E. (1914). Les arachnides de France. Synopsis générale et catalogue des espèces françaises de l'ordre des Araneae. Tome VI. 1re partie. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1987a). Die Spinnen der Kanarischen Inseln und Madeiras: Adaptive Radiation, Biogeographie, Revisionen und Neubeschreibungen. Triops, Langen, 435 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-02-14 New taxonomic reference entry Le Peru, 2011 n/a
2018-12-06 New taxonomic reference entry Bosselaers, 2018b n/a
2017-11-15 New taxonomic reference entry Lissner, 2017c n/a
2017-11-15 Species distribution update Lissner, 2017c n/a (Old value)