Taxon details

Rugathodes aurantius (Emerton, 1915)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-02-21
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North America, Russia (Europe to Far East), Kazakhstan
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Ohio State University Museum of Biological Diversity, Columbus, OH, USA; f of Theridion lowriei (epigyne missing) (Bradley, 2002)
Taxonomic references
Theridion aurantium Emerton, 1915a: 136, pl. 1, f. 2 (Df).
Theridion lowriei Barrows, 1945: 72, pl. I, f. 5 (Df).
Theridion (R.) aurantium Archer, 1950: 24.
Theridion aurantium Levi, 1951: 3, f. 10 (f).
Theridion aurantium Levi & Field, 1954: 444, f. 7-8 (mf).
Theridion aurantium Levi, 1957a: 93, f. 337-339, 350-352 (mf).
Theridion lowriei Levi, 1957a: 98, f. 353 (f).
Theridion aurantium Levi, 1980b: 336 (S).
Rugathodes aurantius Paquin & Dupérré, 2003: 219, f. 2453-2455 (mf).

Archer, A. F. (1950). A study of theridiid and mimetid spiders with descriptions of new genera and species. Museum Paper, Alabama Museum of Natural History 30: 1-40. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Barrows, W. M. (1945). New spiders from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 38(1): 70-76. doi:10.1093/aesa/38.1.70 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1915a). New spiders from New England, XI. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 20: 133-144. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1951). New and rare spiders from Wisconsin and adjacent states. American Museum Novitates 1501: 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. & Field, H. M. (1954). The spiders of Wisconsin. American Midland Naturalist 51: 440-467. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1957a). The spider genera Enoplognatha, Theridion, and Paidisca in America north of Mexico (Araneae, Theridiidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 112: 1-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1980b). Two new spiders of the genera Theridion and Achaearanea from North America. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 99(3): 334-337. doi:10.2307/3226010 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Paquin, P. & Dupérré, N. (2003). Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplement 11: 1-251. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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