Taxon details

Eratigena feminea (Simon, 1870)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-03-23
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Portugal, Spain, Madeira, Algeria
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
  • Syntype: Zoologisches Museum Hamburg (ZMH), Hamburg, Germany (data base search of type material, 11.02.2019); 1f 3j (A0003361) of Coelotes aemilii
Taxonomic references
Tegenaria feminea Simon, 1870b: 283 (Dm).
Tegenaria patula Simon, 1870b: 285 (Dm).
Tegenaria cisticola Simon, 1870b: 286 (Dm).
Tegenaria cisticola Simon, 1873a: 170, pl. 1, f. 15 (m).
Tegenaria patula Simon, 1873a: 170, pl. 1, f. 21 (m).
Tegenaria feminea Simon, 1873a: 170, pl. 1, f. 16 (m).
Tegenaria maderiana Thorell, 1875c: 76 (Df) [].
Coelotes aemilii Bösenberg, 1895: 4, f. 6 (Df).
Tegenaria maderiana Kulczyński, 1899: 420, pl. 9, f. 111, 114 (f).
Tegenaria feminea Machado, 1941: 42 (S, rejected).
Tegenaria carpetana Brignoli, 1978e: 276, f. 4 (Df).
Tegenaria feminea Barrientos, 1980: 16, f. 1A-C, 2A-C (mf, S).
Eratigena feminea Bolzern, Burckhardt & Hänggi, 2013: 763, f. 8J-K, P-Q, 11A-B, G-H (Tmf from Tegenaria, S).
Eratigena feminea Lecigne, 2017: 32, f. 9I-L, 17A-B (f).
Eratigena feminea Breitling, 2020: 339, f. 2B (m).

Barrientos, J. A. (1980). L'identité de Tegenaria feminea, E. Simon, 1870 (Agelenidae, Araneae). 5ème Colloque d'Arachnologie d'Expression Française, Barcelona, pp. 15-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bolzern, A., Burckhardt, D. & Hänggi, A. (2013). Phylogeny and taxonomy of European funnel-web spiders of the Tegenaria-Malthonica complex (Araneae: Agelenidae) based upon morphological and molecular data. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 168(4): 723-848. doi:10.1111/zoj.12040 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bösenberg, W. (1895). Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Arachniden-Fauna von Madeira und den Canarischen Inseln. Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiete der Naturwissenschaften herausgegeben vom Naturwissenschaftlichen Verein in Hamburg 13: 1-13, 1 pl. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Breitling, R. (2020). South European spiders from the Duffey collection in the Manchester Museum (Arachnida: Araneae). Arachnology 18(4): 333-362. doi:10.13156/arac.2020.18.4.333 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Brignoli, P. M. (1978e). Quelques notes sur les Agelenidae, Hahniidae, Oxyopidae et Pisauridae de France et d'Espagne (Araneae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 85(2): 265-294. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.82231 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1899). Arachnoidea opera Rev. E. Schmitz collecta in insulis Maderianis et in insulis Selvages dictis. Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzen Wydzialu Matematyczno Przyrodniczego Akademji Umiejetnosci, Krakow 36: 319-461. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2017). Contribution a la connaissance de l’araneofaune (Araneae) de l’Algarve (Portugal). Description de Theridion bernardi n.sp. (Araneae: Theridiidae) et redécouverte d’Ozyptila perplexa Simon, 1875 (Araneae: Thomisidae). Revista Ibérica de Aracnología 31: 25-48. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Machado, A. de B. (1941). Araignées nouvelles pour la faune portugaise (II). Memorias e Estudos do Museu Zoologico da Universidade de Coimbra 117: 1-60. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1870b). Aranéides nouveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 3: 271-358. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1873a). Aranéides nouveaux ou peu connus du midi de l'Europe. (2e mémoire). Mémoires de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège (2) 5(8): 1-174, pl. 1-3. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1875c). Descriptions of several European and North African spiders. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 13(5): 1-204. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-03-23 New taxonomic reference entry Breitling, 2020 n/a
2018-01-01 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2017 n/a