Taxon details

Desis maxillosa (Fabricius, 1793)

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: f
  • Last updated: 2022-10-13
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: New Guinea, New Caledonia
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  • Holotype: ; Aranea maxillosa Fabricius, 1793 - type material probably lost or destroyed (Zimsen, 1964)
Taxonomic references
Aranea maxillosa Fabricius, 1793: 411 (Df).
Desis dysderoides Walckenaer, 1837: 610, pl. 4, f. 15 (Df) [].
Desis maxillosa Schiødte, 1849a: 21 (T from Aranea, S of Desis dysderoides Walckenaer).
Desis maxillosa Simon, 1898a: 228, f. 215-217.

Fabricius, J. C. (1793). Entomologiae systematica emendata et aucta, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species adjectis synonimis, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus. Tom. II. Christian Gottlieb Proft, Hafniae [= Copenhagen], 519 pp. [Aranea pp. 407-428]. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.122153 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Schiødte, J. C. (1849a). Bidrag til den underjordiske Fauna. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter 5(2): 1-39. [for the spelling of the name see Schiødte in Wikipedia] download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1898a). Histoire naturelle des araignées. Deuxième édition, tome second. Roret, Paris, pp. 193-380. [second pdf with detailed publication dates of the single parts] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.51973 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Walckenaer, C. A. (1837). Histoire naturelle des insectes. Aptères. Tome premier. Roret, Paris, 682 pp., pl. 1-15. [plates in second pdf] doi:10.5962/bhl.title.61095 download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

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