Taxon details

Scotolathys simplex Simon, 1885

  • Rank: Species (Genus type)
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2023-11-24
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: Algeria, Spain, North Macedonia, Greece, Ukraine, Israel
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
Scotolathys simplex Simon, 1885f: 321 (Df).
Scotolathys simplex Simon, 1892a: 243, f. 184.
Scotolathys simplex Wiehle, 1960c: 469, f. 13 (f).
Scotolathys simplex Marusik, Kovblyuk & Nadolny, 2009: 32, f. 1-3, 7-10, 18-20, 25-28, 33-37, 39-42, 48-50, 58-64 (Dm, f, T from Lathys).
Lathys simplex Bosmans et al., 2009: 32, f. 41-45 (mf).
Scotolathys simplex Marusik et al., 2011: 166, f. 20-21 (f).
Scotolathys simplex Moscaliuc, 2013: 139, f. 3A-B (f).
Scotolathys simplex Frétey, 2023: 126 (year of description corrected).

Bosmans, R., Baert, L., Bosselaers, J., De Koninck, H., Maelfait, J.-P. & Van Keer, J. (2009). Spiders of Lesbos (Greece). Nieuwsbrief van de Belgische Arachnologische Vereniging 24(suppl.): 1-70. 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

Marusik, Y. M., Kovblyuk, M. M. & Nadolny, A. A. (2009). A survey of Lathys Simon, 1884, from Crimea with resurrection of Scotolathys Simon, 1884 (Aranei: Dictynidae). Arthropoda Selecta 18: 21-33. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Marusik, Y. M., Özkütük, R. S., Kunt, K. B. & Kaya, R. S. (2011). Spiders (Araneae) new to the fauna of Turkey. 8. New records of Hahniidae and Dicytnidae. Anadolu University Journal of Science and Technology, C 1: 161-170. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Moscaliuc, L. A. (2013). Contributions to the knowledge of Romanian spider fauna. Steps towards an updated checklist. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 56(2): 135-142. doi:10.2478/travmu-2013-0010 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

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

Wiehle, H. (1960c). Der Embolus des männlichen Spinnentasters. Verhandlungen der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft 1960: 457-480. download pdf -- Show included taxa

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Nentwig, W., Blick, T., Bosmans, R., Gloor, D., Hänggi, A., Kropf, C.: Spiders of Europe. Version 05.2018. doi: 10.24436/1

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)
2016-01-12 Species distribution update Zonstein, Marusik & Omelko, 2015 n/a (Old value)
2015-03-17 Species distribution update Komnenov, 2014 n/a (Old value)
2014-08-11 Species distribution update n/a (Old value)
2014-06-30 Species distribution update Moscaliuc, 2013 n/a (Old value)
2014-06-30 New taxonomic reference entry Moscaliuc, 2013 n/a