Taxon details

Theridion betteni Wiehle, 1960

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2018-04-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Europe, Turkey
Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: Senckenberg Museum Frankfurt (SMF), Frankfurt / Main, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Theridion betteni Wiehle, 1960, 2 m, 1 f (22857-115)
Taxonomic references
Theridion betteni Wiehle, 1960b: 248, f. 31, 32c, 33c, 34, 35c (Dmf).
Theridion betteni Braun, 1963b: 116, f. 7-9 (f).
Theridion betteni Thaler, 1966: 153, f. 2c (f).
Theridion betteni Wiehle, 1967b: 187, f. 11 (f).
Theridion betteni Miller, 1971: 195, pl. XXXV, f. 18-19, pl. LXII, f. 21-23 (mf).
Theridion betteni Gruia, 1973b: 82, f. 14-16 (m).
Theridion betteni Ledoux, 1979: 287, f. 1a-b, 2a (f).
Theridion betteni Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 304, f. 815 (mf).
Theridion betteni Roberts, 1998: 300, f. (f; not f. of m palp, =T. asopi).
Theridion betteni Türkes & Mergen, 2007: 116, f. 3 (f).
Theridion betteni Wunderlich, 2011: 247, f. 14-16, 18 (mf; not f. 17, =T. asopi).
Theridion betteni Le Peru, 2011: 474, f. 806 (mf).
Theridion betteni Hohner, 2011: 60, f. 1-2 (f).
Theridion betteni Vanuytven, 2014: 130, f. 3, 7, 11 (mf).
Theridion betteni Lecigne, 2017: 29, f. 5F (m).
Theridion betteni Breitling, 2018: 9, f. 2B (f).

Braun, R. (1963b). Einige neue und einige zweifelhafte Spinnenarten aus Österreich (Arach., Araneae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 44: 111-128. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breitling, R. (2018). Eric Duffey's spider collection in the Manchester Museum – an update. Newsletter of the British Arachnological Society 141: 5-9. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gruia, M. (1973b). Sur quelques espèces de Theridiidae de la faune de Roumanie. Quelques considérations sur les organes copulateurs. Travaux de l’Institut de Spéologie “Émile Racovitza” 12: 75-85. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. & Nentwig, W. (1991). Spinnen Mitteleuropas: Ein Bestimmungsbuch. Paul Parey, Berlin, 543 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hohner, M. (2011). Wiederfund der Kugelspinne Theridion betteni in Sachsen-Anhalt. Naturschutz im Land Sachsen-Anhalt 48(1+2): 60-61. 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

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

Ledoux, J.-C. (1979). Theridion mystaceum et T. betteni, nouveaux pour la faune française (Araneae, Theridiidae). Revue Arachnologique 2: 283-289. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Miller, F. (1971). Pavouci-Araneida. Klíč zvířeny ČSSR 4: 51-306. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roberts, M. J. (1998). Spinnengids. Tirion, Baarn, Netherlands, 397 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thaler, K. (1966). Fragmenta faunistica tirolensia (Diplopoda, Arachnida). Berichte des Naturwissenschaftlich-Medizinischen Vereins in Innsbruck 54: 151-157. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Türkeş, T. & Mergen, O. (2007). The comb-footed spider fauna of the central Anatolia region and new records for the Turkish fauna (Araneae: Theridiidae). Serket 10: 112-119. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vanuytven, H. (2014). Theridion asopi n. sp., a new member of the Theridion melanurum group (Araneae: Theridiidae) in Europe. Arachnology 16(4): 127-134. doi:10.13156/arac.2014.16.4.127 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

Wiehle, H. (1967b). Meta,-eine semientelegyne Gattung der Araneae (Arach.). Senckenbergiana Biologica 48: 183-196. 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
2018-04-14 New taxonomic reference entry Breitling, 2018 n/a
2018-01-01 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2017 n/a
2016-05-12 New taxonomic reference entry Hohner, 2011 n/a
2014-07-07 New taxonomic reference entry Vanuytven, 2014 n/a
2014-07-07 Taxonomic reference update Vanuytven, 2014 n/a (Old value)
2014-07-07 Taxonomic reference update Vanuytven, 2014 n/a (Old value)