Taxon details

Philoponella republicana (Simon, 1891)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Panama to Bolivia
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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
  • Holotype: Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (MNRJ), Brazil (database excerpt, August 2019); Uloborus cuminamensis Mello-Leitão, 1930, (01216); 1 f (destroyed by the fire 2018)
Taxonomic references
Uloborus republicanus Simon, 1891c: 12, pl. 3, f. 1, pl. 4, f. 1 (Dmf).
Uloborus cuminamensis Mello-Leitão, 1930b: 61, f. 14-15 (Df).
Uloborus socialis Hingston, 1932: 374 (D).
Uloborus mundior Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 11, pl. 1, f. 8-9 (Dmf).
Uloborus republicanus Mello-Leitão, 1948: 152 (S).
Uloborus republicanus Caporiacco, 1948a: 624, f. 14 (f).
Philoponella republicana Lehtinen, 1967: 258, f. 486-487, 498, 500 (Tmf from Uloborus).
Zosis mundior Lehtinen, 1967: 277 (Tmf from Uloborus).
Philoponella republicana Opell, 1979: 524, f. 1, 203-215, pl. 1E, 2C, 7B (mf, S).
Philoponella republicana Opell, 1981: 226, f. 33 (m).
Philoponella republicana Coddington, 1990: 12, f. 40 (m).

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1936a). New spiders from Mexico and Panama. Bulletin of the University of Utah 27(5): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Coddington, J. A. (1990). Ontogeny and homology in the male palpus of orb-weaving spiders and their relatives, with comments on phylogeny (Araneoclada: Araneoidea, Deinopoidea). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 496: 1-52. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hingston, R. W. G. (1932). A naturalist in the Guiana forest. London, pp. 1-384 (Araneae, 363-377). download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1930b). Aranhas do Cuminá. Arquivos do Museu Nacional do Rio de Janeiro 32: 51-75. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1948). Contribuição ao conhecimento da fauna araneológica das Guianas. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 20(2): 151-196. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Opell, B. D. (1979). Revision of the genera and tropical American species of the spider family Uloboridae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 148: 443-549. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Opell, B. D. (1981). New Central and South American Uloboridae (Arachnida, Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 170: 219-228. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1891c). Observations biologiques sur les arachnides. I. Araignées sociables. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 60: 5-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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