Taxon details

Platythomisus octomaculatus (C. L. Koch, 1845)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-06-06
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia
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Taxonomic references
Thomisus 8-maculatus C. L. Koch, 1845: 55, f. 990 (Df).
Platythomisus phryniformis Doleschall, 1859: 60, pl. 3, f. 10 (Df).
Platythomisus octomaculatus van Hasselt, 1882: 42, pl. 3, f. 4 (f).
Platythomisus octomaculatus Simon, 1895a: 1017, f. 1076 (f).
Platythomisus octomaculatus Lin et al., 2019b: 75, f. 1A-C, 2A,C, 3A-B, 4A-D, 5A-B (Dmf).

Doleschall, L. (1859). Tweede Bijdrage tot de kennis der Arachniden van den Indischen Archipel. Acta Societatis Scientiarum Indica-Neerlandica 5: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hasselt, A. W. M. van (1882). Araneae. In: Veth, P. J. (ed.) Midden-Sumatra 4A(11). Reizen en onderzoekingen der Sumatra-expeditie, uitgerust door het aardrijkskundig genootschap, 1877-1879. Brill, Leiden, 1-56, pl. 1-5. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.119451 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1845). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Zwölfter Band, pp. 1-166, pl. 397-432 (f. 960-1077). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lin, Y. J., Koh, J. K. H., Shao, L. & Li, S. Q. (2019b). Description on two species of genus Platythomisus (Araneae, Thomisidae) from China and Singapore. ZooKeys 852: 73-84. doi:10.3897/zookeys.852.34436 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

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2019-06-06 First description of male Lin et al., 2019b n/a (Old value)
2019-06-06 New taxonomic reference entry Lin et al., 2019b n/a
2019-06-06 Species distribution update Lin et al., 2019b n/a (Old value)
2019-06-06 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Platythomisus xiandao Lin & Li, 2019
2017-02-01 New taxonomic reference entry Yadav, Patil & Ismavel, 2017 n/a
2017-02-01 Species distribution update Yadav, Patil & Ismavel, 2017 n/a (Old value)