Taxon details

Zephyrarchaea mainae (Platnick, 1991)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-07-22
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Western Australia)
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Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Austrarchaea mainae Platnick, 1991b: 259, f. 1-7 (Dmf).
Zephyrarchaea mainae Rix & Harvey, 2012a: 11, f. 1E-F, 5A-B, E, 6A, C-D, F, 8G, 9E, 10A-G (Tmf from Austrarchaea).
Zephyrarchaea mainae Rix et al., 2021: 3, f. 1-2 (m).

Platnick, N. I. (1991b). On Western Australian Austrarchaea (Araneae, Archaeidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 8: 259-261. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Rix, M. G. & Harvey, M. S. (2012a). Australian assassins, part II: A review of the new assassin spider genus Zephyrarchaea (Araneae, Archaeidae) from southern Australia. ZooKeys 191: 1-62. doi:10.3897/zookeys.191.3070 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

External Resource References

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Date Type Reference Detail
2022-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Rix et al., 2021 n/a