Taxon details

Hickmania troglodytes (Higgins & Petterd, 1883)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: - -
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Australia (Tasmania)
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Taxonomic references
Theridion troglodytes Higgins & Petterd, 1883: 191 (D).
Ectatosticta australis Simon, 1902c: 240 (Dj).
Ectatostica troglodytes Rainbow, 1904c: 327, pl. 46, f. 1-4 (Df, T from Theridion, S of Ectatosticta australis).
Ectatosticta troglodytes Hickman, 1928: 169, pl. 24, f. 6-7 (Dm).
Hickmania troglodytes Gertsch, 1958c: 16, f. 20, 32-40, 44 (Tmf from Ectatosticta).
Hickmania troglodytes Lehtinen, 1967: 431, f. 16 (m).
Hickmania troglodytes Forster & Gray, 1979: 1061, f. 20, 32.
Hickmania troglodytes Forster, Platnick & Gray, 1987: 49, f. 327, 341-346, 355, 362, 371, 376, 380 (mf).

Forster, R. R. & Gray, M. R. (1979). Progradungula, a new cribellate genus of the spider family Gradungulidae (Araneae). Australian Journal of Zoology 27(6): 1051-1071. doi:10.1071/ZO9791051 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Forster, R. R., Platnick, N. I. & Gray, M. R. (1987). A review of the spider superfamilies Hypochiloidea and Austrochiloidea (Araneae, Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 185: 1-116. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gertsch, W. J. (1958c). The spider family Hypochilidae. American Museum Novitates 1912: 1-28. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hickman, V. V. (1928). Studies in Tasmanian spiders. Part II. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1927: 158-175. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Higgins, E. T. & Petterd, W. F. (1883). Description of a new cave-inhabiting spider, together with notes on mammalian remains from a recently discovered cave in the Chudleigh district. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1882: 191-192. 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

Rainbow, W. J. (1904c). Studies in Australian Araneidae III. Records of the Australian Museum 5: 326-336. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1902c). Descriptions de quelques arachnides nouveaux de la section de Cribellatés. Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 1902: 240-243. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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