Taxon details

Nihonhimea indica (Tikader, 1977)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2019-12-29
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; f (5352/18) (Prasad et al., 2019)
  • Paratype: National Zoological Collections, Zoological Survey of India (NZC-ZSI), Kolkata, India; 3f (5353/18) (Prasad et al., 2019)
Taxonomic references
Theridion indica Tikader, 1977a: 168, f. 5A-C (Df).
Theridion indicum Brignoli, 1983c: 416.
Theridion indicum Sen et al., 2015: 85, f. 499-503, pl. 19 (f).
Nihonhimea indicum Prasad et al., 2019: 115, f. 7-13 (f, T from Theridion, may be S of Nihonhimea mundula).

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

Prasad, P., Tyagi, K., Caleb, J. T. D. & Kumar, V. (2019). A new species of the cob web spider genus Theridion from India (Araneae: Theridiidae). Ecologica Montenegrina 26: 108-117. doi:10.37828/em.2019.26.7 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sen, S., Dhali, D. C., Saha, S. & Raychaudhuri, D. (2015). Spiders (Araneae: Arachnida) of Reserve Forests of Dooars: Gorumara National Park, Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary. World Scientific News 20: 1-339. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1977a). Studies on spider fauna of Andaman and Nicobar islands, Indian Ocean. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 72: 153-212. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-12-29 Species distribution update Prasad et al., 2019 n/a (Old value)
2019-12-29 New taxonomic reference entry Prasad et al., 2019 n/a
2019-12-29 Species transferred to new genus Prasad et al., 2019 Species transferred from Theridion to Nihonhimea
2015-12-10 New taxonomic reference entry Sen et al., 2015 n/a