The World Spider Catalog, V15 by N. I. Platnick (c) 2000 - 2014 AMNH

Family: CTENIDAE

Gen. Anahita Karsch, 1879 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01778]

Transferred to other genera:
A. embriki Caporiacco, 1949 -- see Ctenus.
A. isaloensis Ono, 1993 -- see Vulsor.
A. kiwuensis Strand, 1915 -- see Ctenus.
A. nigritarsis Pavesi, 1897 -- see Ctenus.
A. strandi Caporiacco, 1947 -- see Ctenus.

In synonymy:
A. cambridgei Lessert, 1915 = A. mamma Karsch, 1884 (Benoit, 1977m: 373).
A. icterica Simon, 1910 = A. aculeata (Simon, 1897) (Benoit, 1977m: 371).
A. lurida Simon, 1897 = A. aculeata (Simon, 1897) (Benoit, 1977m: 371).
A. strandi Lessert, 1929 = A. aculeata (Simon, 1897) (Benoit, 1977m: 371).

Nomina dubia:
A. animosa (Walckenaer, 1831: 331, f, USA, originally in Lycosa) -- Peck, 1981: 157.
A. caporiaccoi Roewer, 1951: 447 (replacement name for A. multidentata Caporiacco, 1941b: 104, j, not mf, Ethiopia) -- Benoit, 1977m: 380.
A. debilis (Pavesi, 1895: 523, m, East Africa, originally in Phoneutria) -- Benoit, 1977m: 379 (but see Strand, 1908l: 43, pl. 2, f. 2-8, m, not f, and Strand, 1908i: 46, sub provisional name Ctenus debilatus).
A. insularis Strand, 1907d: 738 (j, Madagascar) -- Benoit, 1977m: 380.
A. multidentata Schenkel, 1936b: 171 (j, China) -- Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 465.
A. unifasciata Simon, 1904c: 445 (m, Congo) -- Benoit, 1977m: 380.

mf aculeata (Simon, 1897)....................West, Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020422]
Ctenus aculeatus Simon, 1897b: 494 (Df).
A. lurida Simon, 1897b: 497 (Df).
A. icterica Simon, 1910c: 363 (Dm).
A. strandi Lessert, 1929: 146, f. 25 (Dmf).
Ctenus aculeatus Hyatt, 1954: 892, f. 18 (f).
A. a. Benoit, 1977m: 371, f. 1A-D (Tf from Ctenus, Sm).
A. a. Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 141, f. 21-25, 79 (mf).

mf blandini Benoit, 1977....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020423]
A. b. Benoit, 1977o: 717, f. 2C-D (Dmf).

mf centralis Benoit, 1977....................Central Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020424]
A. c. Benoit, 1977o: 713, f. 1A-B (Dmf).

f concrassata Benoit, 1977....................Burundi [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020425]
A. c. Benoit, 1977o: 714, f. 1C-D (Df).

f concreata Benoit, 1977....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020426]
A. c. Benoit, 1977o: 716, f. 1E-F (Df).

m concussor Benoit, 1977....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020427]
A. c. Benoit, 1977o: 717, f. 2A-B (Dm).

mf denticulata (Simon, 1884)....................Myanmar, Simeulue [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020544]
Leptoctenus denticulatus Simon, 1884q: 355 (Df).
Ctenus denticulatus Thorell, 1895: 216 (Dm).
Leptoctenus denticulatus F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1897c: 338, pl. 4, f. 4-6, 9 (mf).
Ctenus denticulatus Gravely, 1931: 231, f. 1A, 2A (mf).
A. d. Jäger, 2012e: 8, f. 11-13, 20 (Tmf from Ctenus).

f faradjensis Lessert, 1929....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020428]
A. f. Lessert, 1929: 149, f. 26 (Df).
A. f. Benoit, 1977m: 373, f. 1E (f).

mf fauna Karsch, 1879 *....................Russia, China, Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020429]
A. f. Karsch, 1879g: 99, pl. 1, f. 18 (Df).
A. f. Simon, 1897a: 123, f. 114-115.
A. f. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 290, pl. 7, f. 86, pl. 13, f. 313-314 (f, Dm).
A. f. Paik & Namkung, 1979: 87, f. 77.1-2 (mf).
A. f. Song, 1987: 333, f. 287 (mf).
A. f. Chikuni, 1989b: 132, f. 1 (mf).
A. f. Feng, 1990: 174, f. 149.1-6 (mf).
A. f. Chen & Zhang, 1991: 261, f. 274.1-3 (mf).
A. f. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 465, f. 267J, N (mf).
A. f. Song, Zhu & Chen, 2001: 365, f. 239A-C (mf, misidentified per Jäger, 2012e: 12).
A. f. Namkung, 2002: 408, f. 31.1a-b (mf).
A. f. Kim & Cho, 2002: 188, f. 385-390 (mf).
A. f. Namkung, 2003: 410, f. 31.1a-b (mf).
A. f. Yoshida, 2009b: 467, f. 6-10 (mf).
A. f. Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 412, f. 294A-D (mf).
A. f. Marusik & Kovblyuk, 2011: 141, f. 13.1-5 (mf).
A. f. Jäger, 2012e: 9, f. 25-27 (f).
A. f. Yin et al., 2012: 934, f. 472a-e (mf).

f feai (F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902)....................Myanmar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020566]
Ctenus obscurus Thorell, 1887: 295 (Df, preoccupied).
Ctenus feae F. O. P.-Cambridge, 1902b: 414 (replacement name, patryonym for Fea).
A. f. Jäger, 2012e: 7, f. 5-7, 21-24 (Tf from Ctenus).

mf jianfengensis Zhang, Hu & Han, 2011....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:043938]
A. j. Zhang, Hu & Han, 2011: 85, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

mf jinsi Jäger, 2012....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:045321]
A. j. Jäger, 2012e: 11, f. 28-38 (Dmf).

f jucunda (Thorell, 1897)....................Myanmar [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020602]
Ctenus jucundus Thorell, 1897b: 17 (Df).
A. j. Jäger, 2012e: 7, f. 8-10, 16-19 (Tf from Ctenus).

mf lineata Simon, 1897....................Ivory Coast, Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020431]
A. l. Simon, 1897b: 497 (Dm).
A. l. Simon, 1897a: 121, f. 116-117 (m).
A. l. Benoit, 1977m: 377, f. 3D (m).
A. l. Steyn, Van der Donckt & Jocqué, 2003: 143, f. 26-30, 80 (m, Df).

mf lycosina (Simon, 1897)....................West Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020432]
Ctenus lycosinus Simon, 1897b: 493 (Df).
Ctenus lycosinus Simon, 1910c: 360.
Ctenus lycosinus Hyatt, 1954: 892, f. 17 (f).
Leptoctenus lycosinus Lehtinen, 1967: 458, f. 413 (Tf from Ctenus, Dm).
A. l. Benoit, 1977m: 377, f. 3C (Tf from Leptoctenus).

mf mamma Karsch, 1884....................West, Central, East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020433]
A. m. Karsch, 1884a: 62, f. 1 (Df).
Ctenus debilis Strand, 1908l: 43, pl. 2, f. 9 (f, misidentified).
A. debilis Lessert, 1915a: 45, pl. 2, f. 47 (f, misidentified).
A. cambridgei Lessert, 1915a: 47, pl. 2, f. 41-42 (Dm).
A. m. Benoit, 1977m: 373, f. 2A-E (f, Sm).
A. m. Polotow & Brescovit, 2014: 345, f. 1E-F, 14B (mf).

mf maolan Zhu, Chen & Song, 1999....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020434]
A. m. Zhu, Chen & Song, 1999: 210, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
A. m. Yin et al., 2012: 936, f. 473a-e (mf).

j nathani Strand, 1906....................Bahama Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020435]
A. sp. Banks, 1906a: 187 (j).
A. n. Strand, 1906i: 784 (Dj).

f pallida (L. Koch, 1875)....................Egypt, Ethiopia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020436]
Ctenus pallidus L. Koch, 1875b: 84, pl. 7, f. 7 (Df).
Titurius pallidus Simon, 1884q: 329.
Thalassius pallidus Simon, 1898a: 298.
A. p. Benoit, 1977m: 377, f. 3E-F (Tf from Thalassius=Nilus).

j punctata (Thorell, 1890)....................Sumatra [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020437]
Nydia p. Thorell, 1890c: 133 (Nj).
A. p. Simon, 1897a: 121.

mf punctulata (Hentz, 1844)....................USA [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020438]
Ctenus punctulatus Hentz, 1844: 394, pl. 19, f. 5-6 (Df).
Arctosa animosa Simon, 1864: 346.
A. p. Simon, 1897a: 123.
Ctenus punctulatus Banks, 1898b: 277.
Ctenus punctulatus Bishop & Crosby, 1926: 184, pl. 23, f. 31-33 (f, Dm).
A. animosa Chamberlin & Ivie, 1944: 156.
A. p. Peck, 1981: 158, f. 1-4 (mf, removed from S of A. animosa).
A. p. Silva, 2003: 56, f. 22a (f).

mf pygmaea Benoit, 1977....................Ivory Coast [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020439]
A. p. Benoit, 1977o: 719, f. 2E-F (Dmf).

mf samplexa Yin, Tang & Gong, 2000....................China, Korea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:037088]
A. fauna Paik, 1978e: 403, f. 182.1-5 (mf, misidentified).
A. fauna Hu, 1984: 306, f. 325.1-4 (mf, misidentified).
A. fauna Zhang, 1987: 201, f. 174.1-5 (mf, misidentified).
A. s. Yin, Tang & Gong, 2000: 94, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
A. s. Yin et al., 2012: 937, f. 474a-e (mf).

mf similis Caporiacco, 1947....................Central, East Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020440]
A. s. Caporiacco, 1947d: 201, pl. 2, f. 46 (Df).
A. s. Benoit, 1977m: 376, f. 3A-B (f, Dm).

f smythiesi (Simon, 1897)....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020698]
Ctenus s. Simon, 1897g: 260 (Df).
Ctenus s. Tikader & Malhotra, 1981: 119, f. 10A-C (f).
A. s. Jäger, 2012e: 6, f. 2-4, 14-15 (Tf from Ctenus).

mf syriaca (O. P.-Cambridge, 1872)....................Israel [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020705]
Ctenus syriacus O. P.-Cambridge, 1872a: 320 (Dj).
A. s. Levy, 2003: 11, f. 16-22 (Tj from Ctenus, Dmf).

m zoroides Schmidt & Krause, 1994....................Comoro Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:020441]
A. z. Schmidt & Krause, 1994d: 236, f. 2-3 (Dm).