Taxon details

Robertus insignis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1908

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH), Oxford, UK; m (2880) (Locket, 1964)
Taxonomic references
Robertus insignis O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1908a: 127, 138, pl. A, f. 16-19 (Dm).
Robertus insignis Locket & Millidge, 1953: 89, f. 58D (m).
Robertus insignis Wiehle, 1960b: 237, f. 15-16 (m).
Robertus insignis Merrett & Snazell, 1975: 106, f. 5 (f).
Robertus insignis Wunderlich, 1976a: 111, f. 42-45 (mf).
Robertus insignis Almquist, 1978: 124, f. 1-11 (mf).
Robertus insignis Roberts, 1985: 194, f. 86e (mf).
Robertus insignis Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 296, f. 795 (m).
Robertus insignis Almquist, 2005: 81, f. 104a-f (mf).
Robertus insignis Le Peru, 2011: 461, f. 765 (mf).

Almquist, S. (1978). Robertus insignis O. P.-Cambr. described on material from Sweden (Araneae: Theridiidae). Entomologica Scandinavica 9(2): 124-128. doi:10.1163/187631278X00052 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Almquist, S. (2005). Swedish Araneae, part 1 – families Atypidae to Hahniidae (Linyphiidae excluded). Insect Systematics & Evolution, Supplement 62: 1-284. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. 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

Locket, G. H. & Millidge, A. F. (1953). British spiders. Vol. II. Ray Society, London, 449 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Merrett, P. & Snazell, R. G. (1975). New and rare British spiders. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 3(4): 106-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1908a). On new and rare British Arachnida. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club 28(1907): 121-148, pl. A-B. [published on May 9, 1908, after Sykes, 1941] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1985). The spiders of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1: Atypidae to Theridiosomatidae. Harley Books, Colchester, England, 229 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1960b). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der deutschen Spinnenfauna. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 88: 195-254. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (1976a). Zur Spinnenfauna Deutschlands, XVI. Zur Kenntnis der mitteleuropäischen Arten der Gattungen Enoplognatha Pavesi und Robertus O. Pick.-Cambridge. Senckenbergiana Biologica 57: 97-112. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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2016-11-11 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)