Taxon details

Eriauchenus workmani (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1881)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-07-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Madagascar
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Taxonomic references
Eriauchenus workmanni O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1881d: 768, pl. 66, f. 2 (Dj) [patronym for Workman].
Archaea workmani Simon, 1895a: 935-937, f. 32, 1005-1006.
Archaea workmani Canals, 1934: 4, f. 1 (Df).
Archaea workmani Petrunkevitch, 1939c: 494, f. 10-18, 21, 23 (f, Dm).
Archaea workmani Millot, 1948: 5, f. 1D, 2A, 3D (m).
Eriauchenus workmanni Lehtinen, 1967: 289 (most probably congeneric with Archaea godfreyi).
Archaea workmani Legendre, 1970: 17, f. 4-5, 14a, pl. II (m).
Archaea workmani Forster & Platnick, 1984: 21, f. 51-52 (m).
Archaea workmani Platnick, 1991a: 135, f. 1-2 (f).
Archaea workmani Griswold et al., 2005: 14, f. 165A-D, 168A-D (mf).
Eriauchenius workmanni Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016: 37, f. 3D (f).
Eriauchenius workmani Wood & Scharff, 2018: 31, f. 8A-L (mf).
Eriauchenus workmani Rix et al., 2021: 5, f. 2 (m).

Canals, J. (1934). Estudios aracnologicos. IV. Las arañas de la familia Archaeidae y su distribucion geografica actual. Buenos Aires, pp. 1-8. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Griswold, C. E., Ramírez, M. J., Coddington, J. A. & Platnick, N. I. (2005). Atlas of phylogenetic data for entelegyne spiders (Araneae: Araneomorphae: Entelegynae) with comments on their phylogeny. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 56(Suppl. II): 1-324. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf 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

Pérez-González, A., Rubio, G. D. & Ramírez, M. J. (2016). Insights on vulval morphology in Ochyroceratinae with a rediagnosis of the subfamily and description of the first Argentinean species (Araneae: Synspermiata: Ochyroceratidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 260: 33-44. doi:10.1016/j.jcz.2015.12.001 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Petrunkevitch, A. (1939c). The status of the family Archaeidae and the genus Landana. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 32(3): 479-501. doi:10.1093/aesa/32.3.479 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1881d). On some new genera and species of Araneidea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 49(3): 765-775, pl. 66. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1881.tb01333.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (1991a). On Malagasy Archaea (Araneae, Archaeidae). Journal of African Zoology 105: 135-140. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rix, M. G., Wood, H. M., Harvey, M. S. & Michalik, P. (2021). Micro-computed tomography reveals a remarkable twin intromittent organ in spiders – a novelty for arachnids with direct sperm transfer. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9(794708): 1-7. doi:10.3389/fevo.2021.794708 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

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

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2021 n/a
2020-07-27 New taxonomic reference entry Lehtinen, 1967 n/a
2018-01-17 New taxonomic reference entry Wood & Scharff, 2018 n/a
2016-04-15 New taxonomic reference entry Pérez-González, Rubio & Ramírez, 2016 n/a