Taxon details

Chaerea maritimus Simon, 1885

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-11-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Algeria, Spain, France, Italy, Greece
Type deposit provide information
  • It is widely assumed that most of the type material from Simon can be found in the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France
Taxonomic references
Chaerea maritimus Simon, 1885f: 324 (Dmf).
Chaerea maritimus Bosmans, Oger & Ponel, 2016: 159, f. 2-12 (mf, S of Altella emilieae).
Altella emilieae Lissner, in Lissner & Chatzaki, 2016b: 39, f. 2, 3A-D, 4A-C, 5A-B, 6A-C (Dmf) [].
Chaerea maritimus Frétey, 2023: 124 (year of description corrected).

Bosmans, R., Oger, P. & Ponel, P. (2016). Altella emilieae Lissner, 2016 (Araneae: Dictynidae) is a junior synonym of Chaerea maritimus Simon, 1884 and a widespread Mediterranean halophilous species. Arachnology 17(3): 159-160. doi:10.13156/arac.2006.17.3.159 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Frétey, T. (2023). The publication dates of the printed issues of the Bulletin de la Société zoologique de France (1876–2015). Bionomina 33(1): 1-162. doi:10.11646/bionomina.33.1.1 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lissner, J. & Chatzaki, M. (2016b). Description of a new Altella Simon, 1884 (Araneae: Dictynidae) from Greece. Arachnology 17(1): 39-42. doi:10.13156/arac.2006.17.1.39 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Simon, E. (1885f). Arachnides nouveaux d'Algérie. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France 9(6, 1884): 321-327. [year corrected per Frétey, 2023: 14] download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2023-11-24 New taxonomic reference entry Frétey, 2023 n/a
2023-11-24 Species updated Frétey, 2023 Error corrected (Old value)
2019-03-01 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2016-11-17 Species distribution update Bosmans, Oger & Ponel, 2016 n/a (Old value)
2016-11-17 Species synonymy Bosmans, Oger & Ponel, 2016 Chaerea emilieae synonymized with Chaerea maritimus