Taxon details


Micrathena schenkeli Mello-Leitão, 1939

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:016618]
  • Distribution: Trinidad to Paraguay
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel (NMB), Switzerland (database search of type material, 08.04.2019); f (ARAN-01165a)
  • Syntype: Museo di Storia Naturale, Università degli Studi di Firenze (MZUF), Florence, Italy; f (077) of Micrathena gamma (Berdondini & Whitman, 2003)
Taxonomic references
Micrathena schenkeli Mello-Leitão, 1939e: 71, f. 51-53 (Df).
Micrathena gamma Caporiacco, 1947a: 26 (Dm).
Micrathena gamma Caporiacco, 1948a: 669, f. 82 (m).
Micrathena browningi Chickering, 1960d: 70, f. 15-20 (Dm).
Micrathena gentilicia Chickering, 1964a: 259, f. 17-22 (Df).
Micrathena praeterita Chickering, 1964a: 274, f. 57-63 (Df).
Micrathena schenkeli Levi, 1985a: 539, f. 480-489 (f, Sm).
References

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

Caporiacco, L. di (1948a). Arachnida of British Guiana collected in 1931 and 1936 by Professors Beccari and Romiti. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118(3): 607-747. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1948.tb00402.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1960d). Six new species of Micrathena (Araneae, Argiopidae) from South America with notes on known species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 135: 65-89. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1964a). The genus Micrathena (Araneae, Araneidae) in the West Indies. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 131: 251-281. 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 (1939e). Araignées américaines du Musee d'histoire naturelle de Bâle. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 46: 43-93. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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