Taxon details


Epidius armatus (Thorell, 1895)

Rank: Species | Status: accepted | Described: m f | LSID: [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:031038]
Last updated: 2017-07-11

Distribution: India, Myanmar, Laos, China

Taxonomic references
Pothaeus armatus Thorell, 1895: 276 (Df).
Platythomisus bazarus Tikader, 1970: 48, f. 27a-c (Df) [urn:lsid:nmbe.ch:spidersp:031017].
Platythomisus bazarus Tikader, 1971a: 65, f. 17M-P (f).
Platythomisus bazarus Tikader, 1980a: 171, f. 237-239 (f).
Epidius bazarus Tang et al., 2009: 42, f. 2A-F (Tf from Platythomisus).
Epidius bazarus Tang & Li, 2010b: 8, f. 1A-B, 2A-E, 3A-B (Dm).
Epidius armatus Lehtinen, 2016: 159 (T from Pothaeus).
Epidius armatus Benjamin, 2017: 473, f. 1a-f (f, S of Epidius bazarus).
References

Benjamin, S. P. (2017). Distributional and taxonomic notes on the crab spider genus Epidius with descriptions of five new species (Araneae: Thomisidae). Journal of Natural History 51(9-10): 469-485. doi:10.1080/00222933.2017.1302016 download pdf -- Show included taxa

Lehtinen, P. T. (2016). Significance of oriental taxa in phylogeny of crab spiders (Thomisidae s.lat. and Stiphropodidae). Indian Journal of Arachnology 5: 143-171. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tang, G., Yin, C. M., Peng, X. J. & Griswold, C. (2009). Six crab spiders of the family Stephanopinae from southeast Asia (Araneae: Thomisidae). The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 57: 39-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tang, G. & Li, S. Q. (2010b). Crab spiders from Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China (Araneae, Thomisidae). Zootaxa 2703: 1-105. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Thorell, T. (1895). Descriptive catalogue of the spiders of Burma. London, pp. 1-406. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1970). Spider fauna of Sikkim. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 64: 1-83. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1971a). Revision of Indian crab spiders (Araneae: Thomisidae). Memoirs of the Zoological Survey of India 15(8): 1-90. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Tikader, B. K. (1980a). Thomisidae (Crab-spiders). Fauna India (Araneae) 1: 1-247. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edit history
Date Type Reference Detail
2017-07-11 New taxonomic reference entry Lehtinen, 2016 n/a
2017-04-05 Species synonymy Benjamin, 2017 Epidius bazarus synonymized with Epidius armatus
2017-04-05 Species distribution update Benjamin, 2017 n/a (Old value)
2017-04-05 New taxonomic reference entry Benjamin, 2017 n/a
2017-04-05 Species transferred to new genus Benjamin, 2017 Species transferred from Pothaeus to Epidius