Taxon details

Theoa elegans Tanasevitch, 2014

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-04-03
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China, Thailand
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Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Muséum d'histoire naturelle de la ville de Genève (MHNG), Geneva, Switzerland; m (Tanasevitch, 2014d)
Taxonomic references
Theoa bidentata Zhao & Li, 2014b: 48, f. 96A-D, 97A-E, 98A-G, 99A-D (Dmf) [].
Theoa elegans Tanasevitch, 2014d: 412, f. 72-79 (Dm).
Theoa elegans Tanasevitch, 2016c: 239 (S of T. bidentata).
Theoa bidentata Zhao, 2019: 129 (S of Theoa elegans, rejecting Tanasevitch, 2016c: 239).
Theoa elegans Mikhailov & Golovatch, 2020: 153 (S of Theoa bidentata, confirming Tanasevitch, 2016c: 239).

Mikhailov, K. G. & Golovatch, S. I. (2020). The exact publication date in Arthropoda Selecta – what does this mean?. Arthropoda Selecta 29(1): 151-153. doi:10.15298/arthsel.29.1.14 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. (2014d). On the linyphiid spiders from Thailand and West Malaysia (Arachnida: Aranei: Linyphiidae). Arthropoda Selecta 23(4): 393-414. doi:10.15298/arthsel.23.4.08 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tanasevitch, A. V. (2016c). A case of disjunct montane linyphiid species (Araneae) in the Palaeotropics, with notes on synonymy and the description of a new species. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 123(2): 235-240. doi:10.5281/zenodo.155168 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Q. Y. & Li, S. Q. (2014b). A survey of linyphiid spiders from Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China (Araneae, Linyphiidae). ZooKeys 460: 1-181. doi:10.3897/zookeys.460.7799 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhao, Q. Y. (2019). Online but unofficially published: new synonyms of two linyphiid spiders. Acta Arachnologica Sinica 28(2): 128-130. doi:10.3969/j.issn.1005-9628.2019.02.010 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-04-03 New taxonomic reference entry Mikhailov & Golovatch, 2020 n/a
2020-04-03 Species synonymy Mikhailov & Golovatch, 2020 Theoa bidentata synonymized with Theoa elegans
2020-04-03 Species updated Mikhailov & Golovatch, 2020 Removed synonymy (Old value)
2019-11-08 Species updated Zhao, 2019 Status: Synonym (Old value)
2016-10-22 Species distribution update Tanasevitch, 2016c n/a (Old value)
2016-10-22 New taxonomic reference entry Tanasevitch, 2016c n/a
2016-10-22 Species synonymy Tanasevitch, 2016c Theoa bidentata synonymized with Theoa elegans
2015-02-17 New taxonomic reference entry Tanasevitch, 2014d n/a
2015-02-17 New species inserted Tanasevitch, 2014d n/a