Taxon details

Steatoda lepida (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1880)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-11-03
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Zealand
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  • Holotype: New Zealand Arthropod Collection, Auckland (NZAC), New Zealand; f of Lithyphantes regius (Early & Gilbert, 1993)
Taxonomic references
Lithyphantes lepidus O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1880a: 690, pl. 53, f. 9 (Dm).
Theridium triloris Urquhart, 1886: 194, pl. 8, f. 1 (Dmf).
Lithyphantes lepidus Dalmas, 1917a: 360, f. 31 (m only, not f).
Lithyphantes regius Marples, 1956: 337, f. 5 (Df).
Steatoda regia Brignoli, 1983c: 412.
Steatoda lepida Hann, 1994: 230, f. 7-10 (mf, S of Steatoda regia).

Brignoli, P. M. (1983c). A catalogue of the Araneae described between 1940 and 1981. Manchester University Press, 755 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dalmas, R. de (1917a). Araignées de Nouvelle-Zélande. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 86: 317-430. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hann, S. W. (1994). Descriptions of four Steatoda species (Araneae, Theridiidae) found in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 21: 225-238. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marples, B. J. (1956). Spiders from the Three Kings Islands. Records of the Auckland Institute and Museum 4: 329-342. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1880a). On some new and rare spiders from New Zealand, with characters of four new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47(4, for 1879): 681-703, pl. 52-53. [published in April 1880, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1879.tb02701.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Urquhart, A. T. (1886). On the spiders of New Zealand. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 18: 184-205. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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2016-11-03 Species updated Error corrected (Old value)