Taxon details

Acanthoctenus spiniger Keyserling, 1877

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2020-06-01
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Mexico to Venezuela
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Taxonomic references
Acanthoctenus spinigerus Keyserling, 1877a: 693, pl. 8, f. 60 (Dm; N.B.: the correct form of the Latin adjective is spiniger).
Acanthoctenus spiniger Simon, 1892a: 229.
Acanthoctenus spinigerus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1897b: 102, pl. 4, f. 3b (m).
Acanthoctenus spinigerus F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1902a: 356, pl. 33, f. 12-13 (m, Df).
Acanthoctenus dumicola Simon, 1906b: 289 (Df).
Acanthoctenus spinigerus Mello-Leitão, 1936c: 192, f. 12 (mf).
Acanthoctenus spiniger Lehtinen, 1967: 208, f. 414, 420 (mf, S).
Acanthoctenus spinigerus Forster & Wilton, 1973: 293, f. 1042 (m).
Acanthoctenus spiniger Silva-Dávila, 2003: 49, f. 19d (m).

Forster, R. R. & Wilton, C. L. (1973). The spiders of New Zealand. Part IV. Otago Museum Bulletin 4: 1-309. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Keyserling, E. (1877a). Ueber amerikanische Spinnenarten der Unterordnung Citigradae. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 26: 609-708. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (1967). Classification of the cribellate spiders and some allied families, with notes on the evolution of the suborder Araneomorpha. Annales Zoologici Fennici 4: 199-468. [second pdf: index and outline by V. D. Roth (unpubl.)] download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Mello-Leitão, C. F. de (1936c). Essai monographique de la famille Acanthoctenidae. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 8: 179-203. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1897b). On cteniform spiders from the lower Amazons and other regions of North and South America, with a list of all known species of these groups hitherto recorded from the New World. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 19: 52-106. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1902a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London 2, 313-424. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Silva-Dávila, D. (2003). Higher-level relationships of the spider family Ctenidae (Araneae: Ctenoidea). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 274: 1-86. doi:10.1206/0003-0090(2003)274<0001:HLROTS>2.0.CO;2 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1892a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome premier. Roret, Paris, pp. 1-256. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1906b). Etude sur les araignées de la section des cribellates. Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 50: 284-308. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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