Taxon details

Cithaeron praedonius O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-03-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: North Africa, Greece, Turkey, Middle East to India, Malaysia. Introduced to Brazil, Cuba, Australia
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Cithaeron praedonius O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872a: 273 (Df).
Tephlea agelenoides Simon, 1878a: 207 (Df).
Tephlea limbata Simon, 1885d: 36 (Dmf).
Tephlea semilimbata Simon, 1890a: 91 (Df).
Cithaeron limbatus Simon, 1893a: 385, f. 345 (m).
Cithaeron praedonius Simon, 1893a: 386, f. 341-344 (Dm).
Cythaeron pallidus Denis, 1953b: 340, f. 5 (Df).
Cithaeron praedonius Platnick, 1991c: 6, f. 9-13 (mf, S).
Cithaeron praedonius Platnick, 2002: 21, f. 36-40 (mf).
Cithaeron praedonius Carvalho, Bonaldo & Brescovit, 2007: 512, f. 1-4 (f).
Cithaeron praedonius Akpinar & Varol, 2012: 105, f. 1-5 (mf).
Cithaeron praedonius Ruiz & Bonaldo, 2013: 92, f. 1-8 (mf).
Cithaeron praedonius Sánchez-Ruiz & Brescovit, 2013b: 89, f. 1-4 (f).
Cithaeron praedonius Azevedo, Griswold & Santos, 2018b: 599, f. 8a, 9b, 15b, 19c, 20b, S8d, S11a (mf).

Akpınar, A. & Varol, İ. (2012). First record of family Cithaeronidae (Arachnida: Araneae) from Turkey. Serket 13: 104-107. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Azevedo, G. H. F, Griswold, C. E. & Santos, A. J. (2018b). Systematics and evolution of ground spiders revisited (Araneae, Dionycha, Gnaphosidae). Cladistics 34(6): 579-626. doi:10.1111/cla.12226 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Carvalho, L. S., Bonaldo, A. B. & Brescovit, A. D. (2007). The first record of the family Cithaeronidae (Araneae, Gnaphosoidea) to the new world. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 24: 512-514. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Denis, J. (1953b). Spiders of the Yemen, southwest Arabia, collected by the U.S. Naval Medical mission to the Yemen, 1951. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 72: 337-343. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872a). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, Pl. XIII-XVI. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (1991c). A revision of the ground spider family Cithaeronidae (Araneae, Gnaphosoidea). American Museum Novitates 3018: 1-13. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. (2002). A revision of the Australasian ground spiders of the families Ammoxenidae, Cithaeronidae, Gallieniellidae, and Trochanteriidae (Araneae: Gnaphosoidea). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 271: 1-243. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Ruiz, G. R. S. & Bonaldo, A. B. (2013). Vagabond but elusive: two newcomers to the eastern Amazon (Araneae: Cithaeronidae; Prodidomidae). Zootaxa 3694: 92-96. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3694.1.8 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sánchez-Ruiz, A. & Brescovit, A. D. (2013b). First record of the family Cithaeronidae Simon (Arachnida, Araneae) from Cuba, in the Caribbean region. Novitates Caribaea 6: 89-91. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1878a). Les arachnides de France. Paris 4, 1-334. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1885d). Matériaux pour servir à la faune arachnologiques de l'Asie méridionale. I. Arachnides recueillis à Wagra-Karoor près Gundacul, district de Bellary par M. M. Chaper. II. Arachnides recueillis à Ramnad, district de Madura par M. l'abbé Fabre. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 10: 1-39. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1890a). Etudes arachnologiques. 22e Mémoire. XXXIV. Etude sur les arachnides de l'Yemen. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France (6) 10: 77-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1893a). Histoire naturelle das araignées. Paris 1, 257-488. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Date Type Reference Detail
2018-12-11 New taxonomic reference entry Azevedo, Griswold & Santos, 2018b n/a