Taxon details

Micrathena kirbyi (Perty, 1833)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-06-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Colombia to Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Acrosoma kirbyi Perty, 1833: 195, pl. 38, f. 11 (Df).
Acrosoma oblonga Taczanowski, 1873: 275, pl. 6, f. 26 (Df).
Micrathena kirbyi Simon, 1895a: 852, f. 904 (f).
Micrathena oblonga Simon, 1895a: 860.
Micrathena oblonga Petrunkevitch, 1910: 213, pl. 21, f. 12-13 (f).
Micrathena kirbyi Reimoser, 1917: 135, pl. 9, f. 26 (f).
Micrathena kirbyi Levi, 1985a: 500, f. 266-270 (f).
Micrathena kirbyi Bonaldo, 1990: 89, f. 1-2 (Dm).
Micrathena kirbyi de Carvalho & Gasnier, 2019: CB16, f. 41-44 (mf).

Bonaldo, A. B. (1990). Descrição do macho de Micrathena kirbyi (Perty, 1833) (Araneae, Araneidae). Iheringia (Zool.) 70: 89-91. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Carvalho, T. G. de & Gasnier, T. R. J. (2019). Illustrated inventory of spiders from Amazonas state, Brazil: 94 understory species from a forest fragment in Manaus. Scientia Amazonia 8(2): CB1-CB53. 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

Perty, M. (1833). Arachnides Brasilienses. In: de Spix, J. B. & Martius, F. P. (eds.) Delectus animalium articulatorum quae in itinere per Braziliam ann. 1817 et 1820 colligerunt. Monachii (Munich/München), pp. 191-209, pls. 38-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1910). Some new or little known American Spiders. Annals of the New York Academy of Science 19: 205-224. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Reimoser, E. (1917). Die Spinnengattung Micrathena Sundevall. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 67: 73-160. 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

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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2020-06-10 New taxonomic reference entry de Carvalho & Gasnier, 2019 n/a