Taxon details

Borboropactus bituberculatus Simon, 1884

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-03-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India (Nicobar Is.), China (Hainan), Indonesia (Moluccas, New Guinea), Papua New Guinea
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; m of Regillus divergens (Benjamin, 2011)
  • Holotype: Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IZCAS), Beijing, China; m (Ar9362) of Borboropactus hainanus (Benjamin, 2011)
  • Syntype: Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France; 2f (5460/1572) (Benjamin, 2011)
Taxonomic references
Borboropactus bituberculatus Simon, 1884e: 301 (Df).
Regillus bituberculatus Simon, 1895a: 1049, f. 1093.
Regillus divergens Hogg, 1914a: 57 (Df) [].
Regillus divergens Hogg, 1915a: 461, f. 29 (f).
Borboropactus divergens Chrysanthus, 1964: 89, f. 12-14 (f).
Borboropactus hainanus Song, 1993: 89, f. 1a-c (Dm) [].
Borboropactus hainanus Song, 1994b: 119, f. 1A-E (Df, misidentified per Tang & Li, 2010a: 17).
Borboropactus hainanus Song & Zhu, 1997: 21, f. 8A-E, 9A-C (mf).
Borboropactus hainanus Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 480, f. 274G, 276J, 277I (mf).
Borboropactus hainanus Wunderlich, 2004m: 1744, f. 3 (m).
Borboropactus hainanus Wunderlich, 2008c: 483, f. 23 (f).
Borboropactus hainanus Tang & Li, 2010a: 16, f. 11A-B, 12A-D, 13A-D, 14A-D (m, Df).
Borboropactus bituberculatus Benjamin, 2011: 11, f. 5A, 20A-B, D (f, Sm).
Borboropactus bituberculatus Ramírez, 2014: 257, f. 172D (f).
Borboropactus bituberculatus Dash & Sivaperuman, 2021b: 5, f. 3a-f (f).

Benjamin, S. P. (2011). Phylogenetics and comparative morphology of crab spiders (Araneae: Dionycha, Thomisidae). Zootaxa 3080: 1-108. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3080.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chrysanthus, P. (1964). Spiders from south New Guinea VI. Nova Guinea, Zoology 28: 87-104. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dash, M. & Sivaperuman, C. (2021b). New distributional report of Borboropactus bituberculatus Simon 1884 from Nicobar Islands, India. World News of Natural Sciences 36: 1-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hogg, H. R. (1914a). Spiders collected by the Wollaston and British Ornithological Union Expeditions in Dutch New Guinea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1914(C, Abstracts): 56-58. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hogg, H. R. (1915a). Report on the spiders collected by the British Ornithologists' Union Expedition and the Wollaston Expedition in Dutch New Guinea. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 20: 425-484. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ramírez, M. J. (2014). The morphology and phylogeny of dionychan spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 390: 1-374. Link doi:10.1206/821.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1884e). Description d'une nouvelle famille de l'ordre des Araneae (Bradystichidae). Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 28(C.R.): 297-301. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. (1993). A new species of Thomisidae from China (Araneae). Sinozoologia 10: 89-91. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. (1994b). On three species of crab spiders from Hainan, China. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 3: 119-123. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X. & Zhu, M. S. (1997). Fauna Sinica: Arachnida: Araneae: Thomisidae, Philodromidae. Science Press, Beijing, 259 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tang, G. & Li, S. Q. (2010a). Crab spiders from Hainan Island, China (Araneae, Thomisidae). Zootaxa 2369: 1-68. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.2369.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2008c). On extant and fossil spiders (Araneae) of the RTA-clade in Eocene European ambers of the families Borboropactidae, Corinnidae, Selenopidae, Sparassidae, Trochanteriidae, Zoridae sl. l., and of the superfamily Lycosoidea. Beiträge zur Araneologie 5: 470-523, 859, 862-867. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2004m). The new spider (Araneae) family Borboropactidae from the tropics and fossil in Baltic amber. Beiträge zur Araneologie 3: 1737-1746. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2021-03-01 New taxonomic reference entry Dash & Sivaperuman, 2021b n/a
2021-03-01 Species distribution update Dash & Sivaperuman, 2021b n/a (Old value)
2019-04-08 New taxonomic reference entry Wunderlich, 2004m n/a
2014-07-25 New taxonomic reference entry Ramírez, 2014 n/a