Taxon details

Tangaroa tahitiensis (Berland, 1934)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-08-11
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: French Polynesia (Marquesas Is., Society Is., Austral Is.)
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Taxonomic references
Uloborus tahitiensis Berland, 1934b: 323, f. 1-6 (Dmf).
Tangaroa tahitiensis Lehtinen, 1967: 266, f. 477-478, 491, 502 (Tmf from Uloborus).
Tangaroa tahitiensis Opell, 1979: 474, f. 13-22 (mf).
Tangaroa tahitiensis Opell, 1983a: 288, f. 8-10, 18-19 (mf).
Tangaroa tahitiensis Coddington, 1990: 12, f. 33-34 (m).
Tangaroa tahitiensis Ledoux & Hallé, 1995: 2, f. 1C (f).

Berland, L. (1934b). Araignées de Polynésie. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 103: 321-336. 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

Ledoux, J.-C. & Hallé, N. (1995). Araignées de l'île Rapa (îles Australes, Polynésie). Revue Arachnologique 11: 1-15. 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

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. (1983a). A review of the genus Tangaroa (Araneae, Uloboridae). Journal of Arachnology 11: 287-295. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2017-08-11 Species distribution update Dierkens & Ramage, 2016 n/a (Old value)