Taxon details

Brigittea innocens (O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2021-07-02
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Eastern Mediterranean, Kazakhstan
Type deposit provide information
  • Holotype: Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main (SMF), Germany; f (2742-94) of Dictyna aharoni (Lecigne, 2021a)
Taxonomic references
Dictyna innocens O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1872: 262 (Df).
Dictyna innocens Kulczyński, 1911a: 13, pl. 1, f. 3 (f).
Dictyna aharonii Strand, 1914b: 174 (Df).
Dictyna jacksoni Bristowe, 1935: 778, f. 1-3 (Df).
Dictyna jacksoni Hadjissarantos, 1940: 49, f. 16-17 (f, Dm).
Brigittea innocens Lehtinen, 1967: 219, f. 309, 323 (mf, T from Dictyna, S of Dictyna aharonii and D. jacksoni).
Dictyna innocens IJland, van Helsdingen & Miller, 2012: 5, f. 4-5 (mf; misidentifed per Lecigne, 2021: 14, probably Brigittea varians).
Brigittea innocens Marusik, Esyunin & Tuneva, 2015: 136 (Tmf from Dictyna).
Brigittea innocens Lecigne, 2021a: 13, f. 4a-i, 5a-h, 6a-e (mf).

Bristowe, W. S. (1935). The spiders of Greece and the adjacent islands. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 104(4, 1934): 733-788. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1934.tb01665.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Hadjissarantos, H. (1940). Les araignées de l'Attique. Athens, 132 pp. download pdf -- Show included taxa

IJland, S., Helsdingen, P. J. van & Miller, J. (2012). On some spiders from Gargano, Apulia, Italy. Nieuwsbrief SPINED 32: 2-20. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Kulczyński, W. (1911a). Fragmenta Arachnologica. XVI, XVII. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie 1911: 12-75. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lecigne, S. (2021a). A new species of Sintula (Linyphiidae), redescription of Brigittea innocens (Dictynidae) and eight spider species newly recorded for Turkey (Araneae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 62: 11-34. doi:10.30963/aramit6204 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

Marusik, Y. M., Esyunin, S. L. & Tuneva, T. K. (2015). A survey of Palaearctic Dictynidae (Araneae). 1. Taxonomic notes on Dictynomorpha Spassky, 1939, Brigittea Lehtinen, 1967 and Lathys Simon, 1884. Zootaxa 3925(1): 129-144. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3925.1.9 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, O. (1872). General list of the spiders of Palestine and Syria, with descriptions of numerous new species, and characters of two new genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 40(1): 212-354, pl. 13-16. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1872.tb00489.x download pdf -- Show included taxa

Strand, E. (1914b). Zweite Mitteilung über Spinnen aus Palästina, gesammelt von Herrn Dr J. Aharoni. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 80(A3): 173-186. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2021-07-02 New taxonomic reference entry Lecigne, 2021a n/a
2021-07-02 Species distribution update Lecigne, 2021a n/a (Old value)
2021-05-25 Taxonomic reference assigned to new taxon Taxonomic reference entry assigned to Brigittea vicina (Simon, 1873)
2015-03-30 New taxonomic reference entry Marusik, Esyunin & Tuneva, 2015 n/a
2015-03-30 Species transferred to new genus Marusik, Esyunin & Tuneva, 2015 Species transferred from Dictyna to Brigittea