Taxon details

Phrynarachne rugosa (Walckenaer, 1805)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-01-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: West Africa, Malawi, Madagascar, Mauritius, Réunion
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Taxonomic references
Thomisus rugosus Walckenaer, 1805: 33 (D).
Thomisus rugosus Latreille, 1819: vol. 34, p. 42 (D).
Thomisus rugosus Walckenaer, 1837: 513 (D).
Thomisus foka Vinson, 1863: 71, 303, pl. 14, f. 4 (Df).
Phrynoides foka Simon, 1864: 437.
Phrynoides rugosa Simon, 1864: 437.
Phrynarachne rugosa Thorell, 1869: 37.
Phrynarachne foka Thorell, 1875e: 144 (Dm).
Phrynarachne rugosa Simon, 1895a: 1045.
Phrynarachne rugosa Pocock, 1898e: 444.
Phrynarachne rugosa Thorell, 1899: 75.
Phrynarachne vinsoni Mello-Leitão, 1929d: 312 (D).
Phrynarachne rugosa Ledoux, 2004a: 176, f. 18, 19A-E (mf).
Phrynarachne rugosa Lehtinen, 2016: 154, f. 2a,b,e,f,i (mf).

Latreille, P. A. (1819). [Articles sur les araignées]. In: Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle, appliquée aux arts, à l'agriculture, à l'économie rurale et domestique, à la médecine, etc. Nouvelle Édition. Deterville, Paris, Tome 30-36. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.20211 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ledoux, J.-C. (2004a). Araignées de l'île de La Réunion: I. Hahniidae, Ctenidae, Thomisidae et Clubionidae (Araneae). Revue Arachnologique 14: 159-191. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (2016). Significance of oriental taxa in phylogeny of crab spiders (Thomisidae and Stiphropodidae). Indian Journal of Arachnology 5: 143-171. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1929d). Aphantochilidas e Thomisidas do Brasil. Arquivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 31: 9-359. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1898e). The Arachnida from the regions of Lakes Nyassa and Tanganyika contained in the collection of the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 2: 429-448. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1864). Histoire naturelle des araignées (aranéides). Paris, 540 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.47654 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

Thorell, T. (1869). On European spiders. Part I. Review of the European genera of spiders, preceded by some observations on zoological nomenclature. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis (3) 7: 1-108. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875e). On some spiders from New-Caledonia, Madagascar and Réunion. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 43(2): 130-149, pl. 25. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1899). Araneae Camerunenses (Africae occidentalis) quas anno 1891 collegerunt Cel. Dr Y. Sjöstedt aliique. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 25(1): 1-105. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Vinson, A. (1863). Aranéides des îles de la Réunion, Maurice et Madagascar. Paris, i-cxx, 1-337. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Tome premier. Roret, Paris, 682 pp., pl. 1-15. [plates in second pdf] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1805). Tableau des aranéides ou caractères essentiels des tribus, genres, familles et races que renferme le genre Aranea de Linné, avec la désignation des espèces comprises dans chacune de ces divisions. Paris, 88 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-01-28 Species updated Walckenaer, 1805 Author corrected (Old value)
2017-07-11 New taxonomic reference entry Lehtinen, 2016 n/a