Taxon details

Runcinia flavida (Simon, 1881)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-01-28
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Spain, Africa
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Runciniopsis flavida Simon, 1881e: 1 (Df).
Runciniopsis flavida Simon, 1895a: 1023, f. 1078.
Runcinia proxima Lessert, 1919: 129, pl. 2, f. 35, 41 (Df).
Runcinia flavida Lessert, 1919: 191.
Runcinia proxima Millot, 1942: 41, f. 19A-E (f).
Runcinia proxima voltaensis Millot, 1942: 43, f. 19F-H (Dm).
Runcinia littorina Lawrence, 1942: 157, f. 12 (Df).
Runcinia proxima Lessert, 1943: 329, f. 30 (f, Dm).
Runcinia flavida Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1980a: 307, f. 2-7 (mf, S).
Runcinia flavida Dippenaar-Schoeman, 1983: 39, f. 22b-d (mf).
Runcinia flavida Calero Torralbo & Rodríguez-Gironés Arbolí, 2012: 313, f. 1A, D-E (m).
Runcinia flavida Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020v: 55, 49: 2 f., 55: 4 f., 56: 2 f. (mf).

Calero Torralbo, M. Á. & Rodríguez-Gironés Arbolí, M. Á. (2012). First record of Runcinia flavida (Simon, 1881) (Araneae: Thomisidae) in Europe. Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 15(9): 313-314. doi:10.13156/arac.2012.15.9.313 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (1980a). The crab-spiders of southern Africa (Araneae: Thomisidae). 1. The genus Runcinia Simon, 1875. Journal of the Entomological Society of South Africa 43: 303-326. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. (1983). The spider genera Misumena, Misumenops, Runcinia and Thomisus (Araneae: Thomisidae) of southern Africa. Entomology Memoir, Department of Agriculture Republic of South Africa 55: 1-66. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S., Haddad, C. R., Foord, S. H. & Lotz, L. N. (2020v). The Thomisidae of South Africa. Part 2 My-R. Version 1. South African National Survey of Arachnida Photo Identification Guide, Irene, 67 pp. doi:10.5281/zenodo.7513276 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lawrence, R. F. (1942). A contribution to the araneid fauna of Natal and Zululand. Annals of the Natal Museum 10: 141-190. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1919). Araignées du Kilimandjaro et du Mérou (suite). 3. Thomisidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 27(5): 99-234, pl. 2. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.36325 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lessert, R. de (1943). Araignées du Congo belge (Troisième partie). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 50(3): 305-338. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millot, J. (1942). Les araignées de l'Afrique Occidentale Français: Thomisidae. Mémoires de l'Académie des Sciences de l'Institut de France (2) 65(1, 1941): 1-82. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1881e). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux d'Afrique. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 6(1-2): 1-15. 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

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2023-01-28 New taxonomic reference entry Dippenaar-Schoeman et al., 2020v n/a