Taxon details

Scotinella formidabilis (Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1930)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2024-03-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA
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Taxonomic references
Phruronellus formidabilis Chamberlin & Gertsch, 1930: 137, f. 4-5 (Dm).
Phrurolithus formidabilis Chickering, 1939: 80, f. 83-86 (m, Df).
Scotinella formidabilis Levi, 1951: 30.
Scotinella formidabilis Platnick & Chamé-Vázquez, 2024: 305 (T from Phruronellus, by S of the genus).

Chamberlin, R. V. & Gertsch, W. J. (1930). On fifteen new North American spiders. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 43: 137-144, pl. 2-5. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1939). Anyphaenidae and Clubionidae of Michigan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters 24: 49-84. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Levi, H. W. (1951). New and rare spiders from Wisconsin and adjacent states. American Museum Novitates 1501: 1-41. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Platnick, N. I. & Chamé-Vázquez, D. (2024). The guardstone spiders of the genus Scotinella (Araneae: Phrurolithidae) in the southeastern United States. Zootaxa 5428(3): 301-350. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.5428.3.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2024-03-24 New taxonomic reference entry Platnick & Chamé-Vázquez, 2024 n/a
2024-03-24 Species transferred to new genus Platnick & Chamé-Vázquez, 2024 Species transferred from Phruronellus to Scotinella