Taxon details

Micrathena cornuta (Taczanowski, 1873)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-03-19
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia to Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Acrosoma cornuta Taczanowski, 1873: 268, pl. 5, f. 22 (Df).
Chaetacis cornuta Simon, 1895a: 854, f. 920-921 (f).
Chaetacis cornuta Soares & Camargo, 1948a: 379, f. 36 (f).
Chaetacis cornuta Levi, 1985a: 604, f. 803-808 (f) [m misidentified after Magalhaes et al., 2017: 32, see M. woytkowskii].
Chaetacis cornuta Dierkens, 2011d: 102, f. 17, 38, 47, 50 (m).
Micrathena cornuta Magalhães et al., 2017: 30, f. 2B, 3-5, 13A-C (m).

Dierkens, M. (2011d). Contribution à l'étude des Araneidae de la Guyane française 1: Gasteracanthinae. Cahiers Musée des Confluences - Études scientifiques 2: 99-108. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1985a). The spiny orb-weaver genera Micrathena and Chaetacis (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 150: 429-618. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Magalhaes, I. L. F., Martins, P. H., Nogueira, A. A. & Santos, A. J. (2017). Finding hot singles: matching males to females in dimorphic spiders (Araneidae: Micrathena) using phylogenetic placement and DNA barcoding. Invertebrate Systematics 31(1): 8-36. doi:10.1071/IS15062 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1895a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 761-1084. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Soares, B. A. M. & Camargo, H. F. de A. (1948a). Aranhas coligidas pela Fundação Brasil-Central (Arachnida-Araneae). Boletim do Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi 10: 355-409. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taczanowski, L. (1873). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 9: 113-150, 261-286. [pdf includes Taczanowski, 1872] download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-03-19 New taxonomic reference entry Magalhães et al., 2017 n/a
2017-03-19 Taxonomic reference update n/a (Old value)