Taxon details


Theridula opulenta (Walckenaer, 1841)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:008814]
  • Distribution: North America. Introduced to southern Europe
Taxonomic references
Theridion opulenta Walckenaer, 1841: 322 (Df).
Theridion sphaerula Hentz, 1850: 279, pl. 9, f. 22 (Df).
Theridula sphaerula Emerton, 1882: 25, pl. 5, f. 3 (f, Dm).
Chrysso cordiformis Butler, 1883: 763, pl. 57, f. 2 (Df).
Theridium ventillans Keyserling, 1884a: 84, pl. 4, f. 53 (Dm).
Theridula quadripunctata Keyserling, 1886b: 32, pl. 11, f. 151 (Df).
Theridula sphaerula Keyserling, 1886b: 33, pl. 11, f. 152 (f).
Theridula opulenta Simon, 1894a: 551, f. 561 (m).
Theridula sphaerula Emerton, 1902: 108, f. 304 (mf).
Theridula opulenta Simon, 1907d: 260.
Theridula opulenta Comstock, 1940: 370, f. 358 (m).
Theridula ventillans Archer, 1946: 52 (removed from S, rejected).
Theridula sphaerula Archer, 1946: 52 (removed from S, rejected).
Theridula opulenta Levi, 1954c: 334, f. 9-13 (mf).
Theridula opulenta Kaston, 1977: 12, f. 3-4 (mf).
Theridula opulenta Heimer, 1982: 43, f. 10 (m).
Theridula opulenta Hu, 1984: 174, f. 183.1-2 (m).
Theridula opulenta Agnarsson, 2004: 596, f. 81A-G, 82A-F (mf).
Theridula opulenta Agnarsson, Coddington & Knoflach, 2007: 366, f. 110 (m).
Theridula opulenta Le Peru, 2011: 487, f. 859 (mf).
References

Agnarsson, I. (2004). Morphological phylogeny of cobweb spiders and their relatives (Araneae, Araneoidea, Theridiidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 141: 447-626. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Agnarsson, I., Coddington, J. A. & Knoflach, B. (2007). Morphology and evolution of cobweb spider male genitalia (Araneae, Theridiidae). Journal of Arachnology 35: 334-395. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Archer, A. F. (1946). The Theridiidae or comb-footed spiders of Alabama. Museum Paper, Alabama Museum of Natural History 22: 1-67. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Butler, A. G. (1883). On some new or little known spiders from Madagascar. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 50(4, for 1882): 763-768, Pl. LVII. [published in April 1883, after Duncan, 1937] doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1883.tb02795.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Comstock, J. H. (1940). The spider book, revised and edited by W. J. Gertsch. Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, xi + 727 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1882). New England spiders of the family Theridiidae. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 6: 1-86. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Emerton, J. H. (1902). The common spiders of the United States. Boston, 225 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.5617 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Heimer, S. (1982). Interne Arretierungsmechanismen an der Kopulationsorganen männlicher Spinnen (Arachnida, Araneae). Ein Beitrag zur Phylogenie der Araneoidea. Entomologische Abhandlungen, Staatliches Museum für Tierkunde Dresden 45: 35-64. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hentz, N. M. (1850). Descriptions and figures of the araneides of the United States. Boston Journal of Natural History 6: 18-35, 271-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hu, J. L. (1984). The Chinese spiders collected from the fields and the forests. Tianjin Press of Science and Techniques, 482 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kaston, B. J. (1977). Supplement to the spiders of Connecticut. Journal of Arachnology 4: 1-72. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1884a). Die Spinnen Amerikas II. Theridiidae. Nürnberg 1, 1-222. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1886b). Die Spinnen Amerikas. Theridiidae. Nürnberg 2, 1-295. 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

Levi, H. W. (1954c). The spider genus Theridula in North and Central America and the West Indies (Araneae: Theridiidae). Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 73: 331-343. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1894a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Paris 1, 489-760. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1907d). Arachnides recueillis par L. Fea sur la côte occidentale d'Afrique. 1re partie. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova (3) 3: 218-323. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Paris 2(for 1837), 1-549. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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