Meriola decepta Banks, 1895
- Rank: Species (Genus type)
- Status: accepted
- Last updated: 2021-02-24
- LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:025328]
- Distribution: Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil
- External Resources *:
- Holotype: California Academy of Sciences (CAS), San Francisco, USA; (destroyed) of Trachelas parvulus (González Márquez, Grismado & Ramírez, 2021)
- Holotype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; of Meriola inornata (González Márquez, Grismado & Ramírez, 2021)
- Holotype: Utah Museum of Natural History, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA; (lost) of Meriola decepta floridana (González Márquez, Grismado & Ramírez, 2021)
- Syntype: Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ), Harvard University, Cambridge, USA; 9 (González Márquez, Grismado & Ramírez, 2021)
Trachelas parvulus Banks, 1898b: 225, pl. 13, f. 28 (Df).
Meriola inornata Banks, 1901b: 574, pl. 33, f. 6 (Df).
Trachelas deceptus Petrunkevitch, 1911: 523.
Meriola decepta floridana Chamberlin & Ivie, 1935b: 40, pl. 13, f. 107 (Dm).
Meriola decepta Gertsch & Davis, 1940b: 11 (m).
Meriola decepta Muma, 1943: 121, pl. XV, f. 5 (f).
Meriola decepta floridana Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 185 (Df).
Trachelas decepta Platnick & Shadab, 1974c: 29, f. 39, 103-106 (, S of Trachelas deceptus floridanus, T. inornatus, T. parvulus).
Trachelas decepta Dondale & Redner, 1982: 127, f. 234-236 (mf).
Trachelas decepta Breene et al., 1993: 85, f. 96A-B (mf).
Meriola decepta Platnick & Ewing, 1995: 8 (T from Trachelas).
Meriola decepta González Márquez, Grismado & Ramírez, 2021: 37, f. 25a-h, 26a-f, 27a-d ().
Banks, N. (1895d). A list of the spiders of Long Island; with descriptions of new species. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 3: 76-93. -- Show included taxa
Banks, N. (1898b). Arachnida from Baja California and other parts of Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (3) 1: 205-309. -- Show included taxa
Banks, N. (1901b). Some Arachnida from New Mexico. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 53: 568-597. -- Show included taxa
Breene, R. G., Dean, D. A., Nyffeler, M. & Edwards, G. B. (1993). Biology, Predation Ecology, and Significance of Spiders in Texas Cotton Ecosystems with a Key to Species. Texas Agriculture Experiment Station, College Station, 115 pp. -- Show included taxa
Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1935b). Miscellaneous new American spiders. Bulletin of the University of Utah 26(4): 1-79. -- Show included taxa
Chamberlin, R. V. & Ivie, W. (1944). Spiders of the Georgia region of North America. Bulletin of the University of Utah 35(9): 1-267. -- Show included taxa
Dondale, C. D. & Redner, J. H. (1982). The insects and arachnids of Canada, Part 9. The sac spiders of Canada and Alaska, Araneae: Clubionidae and Anyphaenidae. Research Branch Agriculture Canada Publication 1724: 1-194. -- Show included taxa
Gertsch, W. J. & Davis, L. I. (1940b). Report on a collection of spiders from Mexico. III. American Museum Novitates 1069: 1-22. -- Show included taxa
González Márquez, M. E., Grismado, C. J. & Ramírez, M. J. (2021). A taxonomic revision of the spider genus Meriola Banks (Araneae: Trachelidae). Zootaxa 4936(1): 1-113. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4936.1.1 -- Show included taxa
Muma, M. H. (1943). Common spiders of Maryland. Natural History Society of Maryland, Baltimore, 179 pp. -- Show included taxa
Petrunkevitch, A. (1911). A synonymic index-catalogue of spiders of North, Central and South America with all adjacent islands, Greenland, Bermuda, West Indies, Terra del Fuego, Galapagos, etc. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 29: 1-791. -- Show included taxa
Platnick, N. I. & Shadab, M. U. (1974c). A revision of the bispinosus and bicolor groups of the spider genus Trachelas (Araneae, Clubionidae) in North and Central America and the West Indies. American Museum Novitates 2560: 1-34. -- Show included taxa
Platnick, N. I. & Ewing, C. (1995). A revision of the tracheline spiders (Araneae, Corinnidae) of southern South America. American Museum Novitates 3128: 1-41. -- Show included taxa
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