Taxon details

Micrathena perfida Magalhães, Martins, Nogueira & Santos, 2017

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2017-03-27
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Brazil
Taxonomic references
Micrathena lata Levi, 1985: 565, f. 613-615 (m) [misidentified after Magalhaes et al., 2017: 16].
Micrathena perfida Magalhães et al., 2017: 16, f. 2E-F, 6A-F, 7A-C (Dmf).

Levi, H. W. (1985). The spiny orb-weaver genera Micrathena and Chaetacis (Araneae: Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 150: 429-618. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Magalhães, I. L. F., Martins, P. H., Nogueira, A. A. & Santos, A. J. (2017). Finding hot singles: matching males to females in dimorphic spiders (Araneidae: Micrathena) using phylogenetic placement and DNA barcoding. Invertebrate Systematics 31(1): 8-36. doi:10.1071/IS15062 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-03-19 New taxonomic reference entry Levi, 1985 n/a
2017-03-18 New taxonomic reference entry Magalhães et al., 2017 n/a
2017-03-18 New species inserted Magalhães et al., 2017 n/a