Taxon details

Ruborridion musivum (Simon, 1873)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-02-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mediterranean, India
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
Theridion musivum Simon, 1873a: 94, pl. 2, f. 26 (Dmf).
Theridion musivum Wiehle, 1960c: 460, f. 4 (f).
Theridion musivum Levy & Amitai, 1982a: 105, f. 43-47 (mf).
Paidiscura musiva Wunderlich, 1987a: 215 (Tmf from Theridion).
Theridion musivum Levy, 1998b: 197, f. 375-379 (mf).
Theridion musivum Knoflach & Thaler, 2000: 425 (Tmf from Paidiscura).
Theridion musivum Knoflach, Rollard & Thaler, 2009: 249, f. 43, 60-64 (mf).
Ruborridion musivum Wunderlich, 2011: 259, f. 88-94 (mf).
Ruborridion musivum Quasin et al., 2017: 28, f. 1A-C (f).
Ruborridion musivum Lecigne, 2017: 35, f. 14A-C (mf).
Ruborridion musivum Vanuytven, 2021: 247, f. B.264-265 (m).

Knoflach, B. & Thaler, K. (2000). Notes on Mediterranean Theridiidae (Araneae) - I. Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 78: 411-442. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Knoflach, B., Rollard, C. & Thaler, K. (2009). Notes on Mediterranean Theridiidae (Araneae) – II. ZooKeys 16: 227-264. doi:10.3897/zookeys.16.237 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2017). Contribution a la connaissance de l’araneofaune (Araneae) de l’Algarve (Portugal). Description de Theridion bernardi n.sp. (Araneae: Theridiidae) et redécouverte d’Ozyptila perplexa Simon, 1875 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 25-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. & Amitai, P. (1982a). The comb-footed spider genera Theridion, Achaearanea and Anelosimus of Israel (Araneae: Theridiidae). Journal of Zoology, London 196: 81-131. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1998b). Araneae: Theridiidae. In: Fauna Palaestina, Arachnida III. Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem, 228 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Quasin, S., Siliwal, M., Patil, V. & Uniyal, V. P. (2017). First record of Ruborridion musivum Simon, 1873 (Araneae: Theridiidae) from India. Munis Entomology and Zoology 12(1): 27-30. 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

Vanuytven, H. (2021). The Theridiidae of the World. A key to the genera with their diagnosis and a study of the body length of all known species. Newsletter of the Belgian arachnological Society 35(Supplement): 1-363. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wiehle, H. (1960c). Der Embolus des männlichen Spinnentasters. Verhandlungen der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft 1960: 457-480. 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

Wunderlich, J. (2011). Extant and fossil spiders (Araneae). Beiträge zur Araneologie 6: 1-640. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-02-16 New taxonomic reference entry Vanuytven, 2021 n/a
2018-01-01 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2017 n/a
2017-01-13 New taxonomic reference entry Quasin et al., 2017 n/a
2017-01-13 Species distribution update Quasin et al., 2017 n/a (Old value)