Taxon details

Clubiona melanosticta Thorell, 1890

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-07-07
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: India, China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Thailand, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea
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Type deposit provide information
  • Syntype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; (Syn: Clubiona melanothele) 1f (1895.9.21.75-6) (Jäger & Dankittipakul, 2010)
Taxonomic references
Clubiona melanosticta Thorell, 1890a: 374 (Dm).
Clubiona melanosticta Thorell, 1895b: 42 (Df).
Clubiona melanothele Thorell, 1895b: 42 (Df) [].
Clubiona melanothele Gravely, 1931: 261, f. 16B (f).
Clubiona melanosticta Deeleman-Reinhold, 2001: 123, f. 51-52 (m).
Clubiona melanothele Deeleman-Reinhold, 2001: 136, f. 53-54 (f).
Clubiona melanosticta Dankittipakul & Singtripop, 2008a: 42, f. 8-10, 52-54 (m).
Clubiona melanothele Jäger & Dankittipakul, 2010: 31, f. 26, 34-36 (f).
Clubiona melanothele Dankittipakul et al., 2012: 60, f. 34, 37-38 (f).
Clubiona melanosticta Zhang, Yu & Li, 2021a: 49, f. 44A-E, 45A-H, 59A, 69A, 78F, 86F, 94F (mf, S of Clubiona melanothele).
Clubiona melanosticta Sudhin & Sen, 2023a: 411, f. 3a-d (f).

Dankittipakul, P. & Singtripop, T. (2008a). Five new species of the spider genus Clubiona Latreille (Araneae: Clubionidae) from Thailand. Zootaxa 1747: 34-60. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.1747.1.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dankittipakul, P., Tavano, M. L., Chotwong, W. & Singtripop, T. (2012). New synonym and descriptions of two new species of the spider genus Clubiona Latreille, 1804 from Thailand (Araneae, Clubionidae). Zootaxa 3532: 51-63. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3532.1.4 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Deeleman-Reinhold, C. L. (2001). Forest spiders of South East Asia: with a revision of the sac and ground spiders (Araneae: Clubionidae, Corinnidae, Liocranidae, Gnaphosidae, Prodidomidae and Trochanterriidae [sic]). Brill, Leiden, 591 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Gravely, F. H. (1931). Some Indian spiders of the families Ctenidae, Sparassidae, Selenopidae and Clubionidae. Records of the Indian Museum, Calcutta 33(3): 211-282. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Jäger, P. & Dankittipakul, P. (2010). Clubionidae from Laos and Thailand (Arachnida: Araneae). Zootaxa 2730: 23-43. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.2730.1.2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Sudhin, P. P. & Sen, S. (2023a). Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of the Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary, Kerala, India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 123(iS2): 409-419. doi:10.26515/rzsi/v123/i1S/2023/172458 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1890a). Studi sui ragni Malesi e Papuani. IV, 1. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 28: 5-421. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1895b). Descriptive catalogue of the spiders of Burma, based upon the collection made by Eugene W. Oates and preserved in the British Museum. London, 406 pp. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.17492 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, J. S., Yu, H. & Li, S. Q. (2021a). Taxonomic studies on the sac spider genus Clubiona (Araneae, Clubionidae) from Xishuangbanna Rainforest, China. ZooKeys 1034: 1-163. doi:10.3897/zookeys.1034.59413 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-07-07 New taxonomic reference entry Sudhin & Sen, 2023a n/a
2023-07-07 Species distribution update Sudhin & Sen, 2023a n/a (Old value)
2021-04-28 Species distribution update Zhang, Yu & Li, 2021a n/a (Old value)
2021-04-28 New taxonomic reference entry Zhang, Yu & Li, 2021a n/a
2021-04-28 Species synonymy Zhang, Yu & Li, 2021a Clubiona melanothele synonymized with Clubiona melanosticta