Taxon details

Myrmecium bifasciatum Taczanowski, 1874

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-06-10
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Bolivia, Trinidad, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Brazil
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Taxonomic references
Myrmecia bifasciata Taczanowski, 1874: 109, pl. 2, f. 9 (Dmf).
Myrmecium velutinum Simon, 1896b: 410 (Dm).
Myrmecium bifasciatum Dahl, 1907b: 768, f. 2.
Myrmecium gounellei Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015c: 298, f. 1-7, 15-22 (mf) [misidentification after Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017: 52].
Myrmecium bifasciatum Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015c: 298, f. 14 (m).
Myrmecium bifasciatum Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017: 52, f. 10, 178-193 (mf).
Myrmecium bifasciatum de Carvalho & Gasnier, 2019: CB20, f. 65-68 (mf).

Candiani, D. F. & Bonaldo, A. B. (2017). The superficial ant: a revision of the Neotropical ant-mimicking spider genus Myrmecium Latreille, 1824 (Araneae, Corinnidae, Castianeirinae). Zootaxa 4230(1): 1-95. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4230.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Carvalho, T. G. de & Gasnier, T. R. J. (2019). Illustrated inventory of spiders from Amazonas state, Brazil: 94 understory species from a forest fragment in Manaus. Scientia Amazonia 8(2): CB1-CB53. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Dahl, F. (1907b). Ameisenähnliche Spinnen. Naturwissenschaftliche Wochenschrift (N.F.) 6(48): 767-768. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Omelko, M. M. & Koponen, S. (2015c). A redescription of the ant mimicking spider Myrmecium gounellei (Araneae: Corinnidae, Castianeirinae), with notes on the genus. Zootaxa 3985(2): 296-300. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3985.2.9 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1896b). Descriptions d'arachnides nouveaux de la famille des Clubionidae. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 40: 400-422. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Taczanowski, L. (1874). Les aranéides de la Guyane française. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae 10: 56-115. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2020-06-10 New taxonomic reference entry de Carvalho & Gasnier, 2019 n/a
2017-02-09 New taxonomic reference entry Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017 n/a
2017-02-09 Species distribution update Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-02-09 Taxonomic reference added from other taxon Candiani & Bonaldo, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2015-07-22 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, Omelko & Koponen, 2015c n/a