Taxon details

Cyclocosmia ricketti (Pocock, 1901)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2022-01-20
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: China
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  • Holotype: British Museum of Natural History (BMNH)/Natural History Museum (NHMUK), London, UK; f (Gertsch & Platnick, 1975)
Taxonomic references
Halonoproctus ricketti Pocock, 1901e: 209, pl. 21, f. 1 (Df).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Simon, 1903a: 887, f. 1044-1047 (T from Halonoproctus).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Gertsch & Platnick, 1975: 18, [f f. 28-29, 32, 36 see Cyclocosmia siamensis].
Cyclocosmia ricketti Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 36, f. 16H, K-L (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Schwendinger, 2005: 227, f. 2-8, pl. 1D (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Zhu, Zhang & Zhang, 2006: 120, f. 1, 2A-E (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Zhang, Gao & Li, 2007: 385, f. 101 (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Yin et al., 2012: 134, f. 13a-e (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Xu et al., 2017b: 78, f. 1B-L (f).
Cyclocosmia ricketti Lin et al., 2022a: 5, f. 1A-E, 2A-C, 3A-B, 4A-B, 5D (Dm).

Gertsch, W. J. & Platnick, N. I. (1975). A revision of the trapdoor spider genus Cyclocosmia (Araneae, Ctenizidae). American Museum Novitates 2580: 1-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lin, Y. J., Yu, L. R., Yan, X. Y. & Li, S. Q. (2022a). First description of the male of Cyclocosmia ricketti (Araneae, Halonoproctidae) from China. Biodiversity Data Journal 10(e79205): 1-9. doi:10.3897/BDJ.10.e79205 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pocock, R. I. (1901e). On some new trap-door spiders from China. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 70(2): 207-215, pl. 21. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1901.tb08540.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schwendinger, P. J. (2005). Two new Cyclocosmia (Araneae: Ctenizidae) from Thailand. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 112(1): 225-252. doi:10.5962/bhl.part.80297 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1903a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 669-1080. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Song, D. X., Zhu, M. S. & Chen, J. (1999). The spiders of China. Hebei Science and Technology Publishing House, Shijiazhuang, 640 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Xu, X., Xu, C., Li, F., Pham, D. S. & Li, D. Q. (2017b). Trapdoor spiders of the genus Cyclocosmia Ausserer, 1871 from China and Vietnam (Araneae, Ctenizidae). ZooKeys 643: 75-85. doi:10.3897/zookeys.643.10797 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Yin, C. M., Peng, X. J., Yan, H. M., Bao, Y. H., Xu, X., Tang, G., Zhou, Q. S. & Liu, P. (2012). Fauna Hunan: Araneae in Hunan, China. Hunan Science and Technology Press, Changsha, 1590 pp. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhang, X. F., Gao, J. C. & Li, S. Q. (2007). Morphological variation in female Cyclocosmia latusicosta (Araneae, Ctenizidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 32: 385-390. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Zhu, M. S., Zhang, J. X. & Zhang, F. (2006). Rare spiders of the genus Cyclocosmia (Arachnida: Araneae: Ctenizidae) from tropical and subtropical China. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 54: 119-124. download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2022-01-20 New taxonomic reference entry Lin et al., 2022a n/a
2022-01-20 First description of male Lin et al., 2022a n/a (Old value)
2017-01-18 New taxonomic reference entry Xu et al., 2017b n/a