Taxon details

Zodarion nitidum (Audouin, 1826)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North Africa, Middle East
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum Frankfurt (SMF), Frankfurt / Main, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.01.2019); Zodarion nicki Strand, 1914, 1 f (2969-109)
Taxonomic references
Enyo nitida Audouin, 1826: 350, pl. 3, f. 7 (Df).
Enyo longipes Audouin, 1826: 351, pl. 3, f. 8 (Dm).
Clotho nitida Walckenaer, 1837: 639.
Clotho longipes Walckenaer, 1837: 640.
Argus longipes Walckenaer, 1841: 347, pl. 16, f. 6 (f, misidentified, in part).
Zodarion nitidum Simon, 1893a: 432, f. 403-407.
Metargus longipes F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902d: 8.
Zodarion nicki Strand, 1914b: 181 (Df).
Zodarion nitidum Caporiacco, 1936b: 85, f. 5 (f).
Zodarion nitidum Denis, 1937a: 6, pl. 1, f. 1 (f).
Zodarion cambridgei Denis, 1938c: 387 (Df; N.B.: new name for f believed misidentified as Z. nitidum by Denis, 1937 and O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1876, omitted by Brignoli).
Zodarion nitidum Denis, 1962f: 31, f. 2 (f).
Zodarion nitidum Levy, 1992: 86, f. 53-61 (mf, S).

Audouin, V. (1826). Explication sommaire des planches d'arachnides de l'Égypte et de la Syrie. In: "Description de l'Égypte, ou recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée franҫaise, publié par les ordres de sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand.". Histoire Naturelle 1(4): 1-339 (arachnids, pp. 99-186). [for year of publication and authorship see Tollitt, 1986 and ICZN 1987b; a second edition was publ. in 1829, with different pagination: arachnids, pp. 291-430] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Caporiacco, L. di (1936b). Aracnidi fezzanesi raccolti dal Prof. G. Scortecci nel 1934 - XII (Missione della R. Società Geografica). Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano 75: 67-94. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1937a). Contribution à l'étude des araignées du genre Zodarion Walckenaer. Festschrift Embrik Strand 3: 1-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1938c). Sur la synonymie de quelques araignées. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Toulouse 62: 379-389. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1962f). Araignées recueillies en 1961 par la Mission Belge au Tibesti. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 65: 29-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levy, G. (1992). The spider genera Palaestina, Trygetus, Zodarion and Ranops (Araneae, Zodariidae) in Israel with annotations on species of the Middle East. Israel Journal of Zoology 38: 67-110. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1902d). A revision of the genera of Araneae or spiders with reference to their type species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 9: 5-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 257-488. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1914b). Zweite Mitteilung über Spinnen aus Palästina, gesammelt von Herrn Dr J. Aharoni. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 80(A3): 173-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Paris 1, 1-682. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Paris 2(for 1837), 1-549. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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