Taxon details

Silometopus ater (Blackwall, 1841)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: nomen dubium
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-08-16
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Britain
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Taxonomic references
Walckenaera atra Blackwall, 1841: 630 (Dmf).
Walckenaera atra Blackwall, 1864a: 300, pl. 21, f. 215 (m).
Erigone sordidata Thorell, 1873: 452, 489 (T from Walckenaera, replacement name, preoccuppied by Erigone atra).
Cnephalocotes ater Hull, 1920b: 31 (T from Walckenaeria, S (older name) of Cnephalocotes interjectus [= Silometopus reussi]).
Walckenaera atra Bristowe, 1941: 511 (identity uncertain, ? Silometopus interjectus).
Walckenaera sordidata Bristowe, 1941: 528 (identity uncertain).
Silometopus ater Roewer, 1942a: 679 (S of Silometopus reussi; rejected by Denis, 1949a: 147).

Blackwall, J. (1841). The difference in the number of eyes with which spiders are provided proposed as the basis of their distribution into tribes; with descriptions of newly discovered species and the characters of a new family and three new genera of spiders. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 18: 601-670. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Blackwall, J. (1864a). A history of the spiders of Great Britain and Ireland. Ray Society, London 2, 175-384. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bristowe, W. S. (1941). The comity of spiders. Ray Society, London vol. 2, 229-560. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hull, J. E. (1920b). Blackwall's Spiders of Great Britain & Ireland. The Vasculum 6(2): 29-32. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Roewer, C. F. (1942a). Katalog der Araneae von 1758 bis 1940. 1. Band (Mesothelae, Orthognatha, Labidognatha: Dysderaeformia, Scytodiformia, Pholciformia, Zodariiformia, Hersiliaeformia, Argyopiformia). Natura, Buchhandlung für Naturkunde und exakte Wissenschaften Paul Budy, Bremen, 1040 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1873). Remarks on synonyms of European spiders. Part IV. C. J. Lundström, Uppsala, pp. 375-645. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.69282 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2020-08-16 New taxonomic reference entry Hull, 1920b n/a
2020-08-16 New taxonomic reference entry Thorell, 1873 n/a