Taxon details

Synema plorator (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2016-02-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Eastern Europe, Tunesia, Middle East, Caucasus, Iran to Central Asia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Thomisus plorator O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 306 (Dm).
Synema plorator Simon, 1885c: 322.
Synema plorator Dahl, 1907a: 389 (f).
Synema plorator Strand, 1913f: 154 (f).
Synema richteri Utochkin, 1960b: 1022, f. 3.1-5 (Dmf).
Synema plorator Levy, 1975: 159, f. 8-11 (mf, S).
Synema plorator Levy, 1985b: 56, f. 78-81 (mf).
Synema plorator Marusik & Logunov, 1995a: 143, f. 16 (f).
Synema richteri Mcheidze, 1997: 145, f. 243-246 (mf).
Synema plorator Marusik, Guseinov & Aliev, 2005: 145, f. 17-19 (f).
Synema plorator Komnenov, 2014: 188, f. 42 (m).
Synema cf. plorator Namaghi et al., 2016: 19, f. 1e, 2i (f).

Dahl, F. (1907a). Synaema marlothi, eine neue Laterigraden-Art und ihre Stellung in System. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 3(3): 369-395. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Komnenov, M. (2014). Spider fauna of the Osogovo Mt. Range, Northeastern Macedonia. Fauna Balkana 2(2013): 1-267. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1975). The spider genera Synaema and Oxyptila in Israel (Araneae: Thomisidae). Israel Journal of Zoology 24: 155-175. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1985b). Araneae: Thomisidae. In: Fauna Palaestina, Arachnida II. Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Jerusalem, 115 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M. & Logunov, D. V. (1995a). The crab spiders of Middle Asia (Aranei, Thomisidae), 2. Beiträge zur Araneologie 4(1994): 133-175. [publ. in Dec. 1995] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Guseinov, E. & Aliev, H. A. (2005). Spiders (Arachnida: Aranei) of Azerbaijan 4. Fauna of Naxçivan. Arthropoda Selecta 13(3, 2004): 135-149. [publ. Mar. 15, 2005] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mcheidze, T. S. (1997). [Spiders of Georgia: Systematics, Ecology, Zoogeographic Review]. Tbilisi University, 390 pp. (in Georgian). [English version published by Otto (2014) available here] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Namaghi, H. S., Safari, A., Entezari, E. & Zamani, A. (2016). New faunistic records of spiders (Araneae) from Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. Zoology and Ecology 26(1): 18-21. doi:10.1080/21658005.2015.1104812 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1885c). Études arachnologiques. 16e Mémoire. XXIII. Matériaux pour servir à la faune des arachnides de la Grèce. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 4(4, 1884): 305-356. [published May 13, 1885] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1913f). Erste Mitteilung über Spinnen aus Palästina, gesammelt von Herrn Dr J. Aharoni. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 79(A10): 147-162. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Utochkin, A. S. (1960b). Spiders of the genus Synaema, the group globosum (F.) in the USSR. Zoologicheskiĭ Zhurnal 39: 1018-1024. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2016-02-25 New taxonomic reference entry Namaghi et al., 2016 n/a
2016-02-25 Species distribution update Namaghi et al., 2016 n/a (Old value)
2015-03-17 New taxonomic reference entry Komnenov, 2014 n/a