Taxon details

Micrathena saccata (C. L. Koch, 1836)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Honduras to Brazil
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  • Holotype: Museo di Storia Naturale, Università degli Studi di Firenze (MZUF), Florence, Italy; j (083) of Micrathena timida (Berdondini & Whitman, 2003)
Taxonomic references
Acrosoma saccatum C. L. Koch, 1836a: 59, f. 212 (Df).
Plectana saccata Walckenaer, 1841: 191.
Micrathena imbellis Simon, 1895a: 854, f. 916 (Df).
Micrathena saccata Simon, 1895a: 861.
Micrathena imbellis Simon, 1897b: 469 (Df).
Micrathena saccata Reimoser, 1917: 123, pl. 3, f. 22 (f).
Micrathena retracta Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936a: 57, pl. 14, f. 131 (Df).
Thaumastobella mourei Mello-Leitão, 1945a: 263, f. 1-3 (Df).
Micrathena timida Caporiacco, 1947a: 26 (Dj).
Micrathena saccata Levi, 1985a: 490, f. 189-191, 207-217 (mf, S).
Micrathena saccata Scharff, 1991: 155 (S).

Caporiacco, L. di (1947a). Diagnosi preliminari de specie nuove di aracnidi della Guiana Brittanica raccolte dai professori Beccari e Romiti. Monitore Zoologico Italiano 56: 20-34. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1936a). New spiders from Mexico and Panama. Bulletin of the University of Utah 27(5): 1-103. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Koch, C. L. (1836a). Die Arachniden. C. H. Zeh'sche Buchhandlung, Nürnberg, Dritter Band, pp. 1-104, pl. 73-105 (f. 164-245). [for the correct year of publication see Brignoli, 1985b] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.43744 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

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1945a). Tres novas especies de Gasteracanthinae e notas sôbre a subfamília. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 17: 261-267. 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

Scharff, N. (1991). On the synonymy of Thaumastobella mourei Mello-Leitão and Ildibaha albomaculata Keyserling (Araneae, Araneidae). Journal of Arachnology 19: 155-156. 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

Simon, E. (1897b). Etudes arachnologiques. 27e Mémoire. XLII. Descriptions d'espèces nouvelles de l'ordre des Araneae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 65: 465-510. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1841). Histoire naturelle des Insects. Aptères. Tome deuxième. Roret, Paris, 549 pp., pl. 16-22. [not published in 1837, see pp. 430, 452, 505; plates in second pdf of Walckenaer, 1837] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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