Taxon details

Madagascarchaea gracilicollis (Millot, 1948)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-03-14
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
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Taxonomic references
Archaea gracilicollis Millot, 1948: 7, f. 1E, 2E (Df).
Archaea gracilicollis Legendre, 1970: 13, f. 2-3, 14e, pl. 1, f. 2, pl. 4, f. 7 (f, Dm).
Archaea gracilicollis Forster & Platnick, 1984: 21, f. 2, 7, 12, 20, 24-25, 28-29, 38-39, 56 (f).
Eriauchenius gracilicollis Wunderlich, 2004c: 794, f. 44-47 (m).
Eriauchenius gracilicollis Wood, 2008: 270, f. 1F, 14B, 16E, 25A-D, 35, 38 (mf).
Madagascarchaea gracilicollis Wood & Scharff, 2018: 71 (T from Eriauchenius).

Forster, R. R. & Platnick, N. I. (1984). A review of the archaeid spiders and their relatives, with notes on the limits of the superfamily Palpimanoidea (Arachnida, Araneae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 178: 1-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Legendre, R. (1970). Arachnida-Araignées-Archaeidae. Faune Madagascar 32: 1-51. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Millot, J. (1948). Faits nouveaux concernant les Archaea [Aranéides]. Mémoires de l'Institut Scientifique de Madagascar 1(A1): 3-14. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wood, H. (2008). A revision of the assassin spiders of the Eriauchenius gracilicollis group, a clade of spiders endemic to Madagascar (Araneae: Archaeidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152(2): 255-296. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00359.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wood, H. M. & Scharff, N. (2018). A review of the Madagascan pelican spiders of the genera Eriauchenius O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1881 and Madagascarchaea gen. n. (Araneae, Archaeidae). ZooKeys 727: 1-96. doi:10.3897/zookeys.727.20222 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Wunderlich, J. (2004c). Fossil and extant spiders (Araneae) of the superfamily Eresoidea s. l., with special reference to the Archaeidae and remarks on some higher taxa of the superfamily Araneoidea. Beiträge zur Araneologie 3: 747-808. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2018-01-17 New taxonomic reference entry Wood & Scharff, 2018 n/a
2018-01-17 Species transferred to new genus Wood & Scharff, 2018 Species transferred from Eriauchenius to Madagascarchaea