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

Family: ARANEIDAE

Gen. Arkys Walckenaer, 1837 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01444]

N.B.: transferred here from the Tetragnathidae by Scharff & Coddington, 1997: 404, there from the Mimetidae by Davies, 1988b: 282, contra Heimer, 1984a: 156; considered a senior synonym of Archemorus Simon, 1893 by Heimer, 1984a: 156 and of Aerea Urquhart, 1891 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01426] and Neoarchemorus Mascord, 1968: 10, type N. speechleyi Mascord, 1968 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01527] by Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 166; Arcys is an unjustified emendation.

In synonymy:
A. clavatus Keyserling, 1884 = A. walckenaeri Simon, 1879 (Heimer, 1984a: 175).
A. magnifica (Urquhart, 1893) = A. alticephala (Urquhart, 1891) (Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 166).
A. nitidiceps Simon, 1908 = A. walckenaeri Simon, 1879 (Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 167).
A. perlatus Simon, 1889 = A. brevipalpus Karsch, 1878 (Heimer, 1984a: 160).
A. simsoni (Simon, 1893) = A. alticephala (Urquhart, 1891) (Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 166).

m alatus Keyserling, 1890....................Queensland, New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015420]
A. a. Keyserling, 1890: 257, pl. 23, f. 8 (Dm).
A. a. Heimer, 1984a: 159, f. 1-2 (m).

mf alticephala (Urquhart, 1891)....................Southern Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:014460]
Aerea a. Urquhart, 1891b: 245, f. 4 (Df; omitted by Bonnet).
Aerea magnifica Urquhart, 1893b: 119 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:014461].
Archemorus simsoni Simon, 1893d: 328 (Df) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015443].
Archemorus simsoni Simon, 1895a: 901, f. 967 (f).
A. simsoni Heimer, 1984a: 172, f. 21-22 (mf).
A. a. Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 166, f. 19A-B (Sm).

mf brevipalpus Karsch, 1878....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015421]
A. b. Karsch, 1878c: 802 (Dm).
A. perlatus Simon, 1889c: 240 (Dj).
A. perlatus Simon, 1895a: 898, f. 966 (Df).
A. perlatus Berland, 1924a: 223, f. 131-134 (f, Dm).
A. b. Heimer, 1984a: 160, f. 3 (m, S).

mf bulburinensis Heimer, 1984....................Queensland, New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015422]
A. b. Heimer, 1984a: 162, f. 4-6 (Dmf).

f cicatricosus (Rainbow, 1920)....................Lord Howe Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015423]
Archemorus c. Rainbow, 1920b: 250, pl. 29, f. 58 (Df).

mf cornutus L. Koch, 1872....................New Guinea, Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015424]
A. c. L. Koch, 1872a: 218, pl. 19, f. 2 (Df).
A. c. Keyserling, 1890: 256, pl. 23, f. 7 (Dm).
A. c. Heimer, 1984a: 164, f. 7-9 (mf).
A. c. Davies, 1988b: 282, f. 9 (mf).

j coronatus (Balogh, 1978)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015425]
Archemorus c. Balogh, 1978: 19, f. 14-15, 32, 54 (Dj).

f curtulus (Simon, 1903)....................Eastern Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015426]
Archemorus c. Simon, 1903d: 27 (Df).

f dilatatus (Balogh, 1978)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015427]
Archemorus d. Balogh, 1978: 13, f. 5-6, 26, 46, 60 (Df).

f furcatus (Balogh, 1978)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015428]
Archemorus f. Balogh, 1978: 11, f. 1-2, 23, 38, 62 (Df).

mf gracilis Heimer, 1984....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015429]
A. g. Heimer, 1984a: 166, f. 10-11 (Dmf).

f grandis (Balogh, 1978)....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015430]
Archemorus g. Balogh, 1978: 22, f. 16, 34, 36, 56 (Df).

mf hickmani Heimer, 1984....................Tasmania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015431]
A. h. Heimer, 1984a: 167, f. 12-13 (Dmf).

f kaszabi (Balogh, 1978)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015432]
Archemorus k. Balogh, 1978: 19, f. 11-12, 29, 55, 59 (Df).

mf lancearius Walckenaer, 1837 *....................New Guinea to New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015433]
A. l. Walckenaer, 1837: 497 (Df).
A. l. L. Koch, 1872a: 216, pl. 19, f. 1 (f).
A. l. Karsch, 1878c: 785 (Dm).
A. l. Keyserling, 1890: 258, pl. 23, f. 9 (m).
A. l. Heimer, 1984a: 170, f. 14-16 (mf).

f latissimus (Balogh, 1982)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015434]
Archemorus l. Balogh, 1982: 21, f. 13-16 (Df).

f montanus (Balogh, 1978)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015435]
Archemorus m. Balogh, 1978: 23, f. 17-18, 48, 57 (Df).

f multituberculatus (Balogh, 1982)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015436]
Archemorus m. Balogh, 1982: 20, f. 9-12 (Df).

m nimdol Chrysanthus, 1971....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015437]
A. n. Chrysanthus, 1971: 40, f. 79-81 (Dm).
A. n. Heimer, 1984a: 170, f. 17 (m).

mf occidentalis (Reimoser, 1936)....................Buru Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015439]
Archemorus o. Reimoser, 1936: 409, f. 2-3 (Dmf).
Archemorus o. Balogh, 1978: 14, f. 28, 51, 63 (f).
A. o. Heimer, 1984a: 171, f. 18 (f).

f roosdorpi (Chrysanthus, 1971)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015440]
Archemorus r. Chrysanthus, 1971: 38, f. 74-77 (Df).
Archemorus r. Balogh, 1978: 15, f. 8, 27, 50, 64 (f).
A. r. Heimer, 1984a: 171, f. 19 (f).

f semicirculatus (Balogh, 1982)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015441]
Archemorus s. Balogh, 1982: 17, f. 1-4 (Df).

f sibil (Chrysanthus, 1971)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015442]
Archemorus s. Chrysanthus, 1971: 37, f. 71-73 (Df).
Archemorus s. Balogh, 1978: 17, f. 7, 43-45, 65 (f).
A. s. Heimer, 1984a: 172, f. 20 (f).

f soosi (Balogh, 1982)....................New Guinea [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015444]
Archemorus s. Balogh, 1982: 18, f. 5-8 (Df).

mf speechleyi (Mascord, 1968)....................New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:016684]
Neoarchemorus s. Mascord, 1968: 10, f. 1-9 (Dmf).

f toxopeusi (Reimoser, 1936)....................Buru Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015445]
Archemorus t. Reimoser, 1936: 410, f. 4 (Df).

m transversus (Balogh, 1978)....................New South Wales [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015446]
Archemorus t. Balogh, 1978: 12, f. 3, 24, 39 (Dm).

f tuberculatus (Balogh, 1978)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015447]
Archemorus t. Balogh, 1978: 17, f. 9-10, 30, 40-42, 66 (Df).

mf varians (Balogh, 1978)....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015448]
Archemorus v. Balogh, 1978: 24, f. 19, 21-22, 35, 49, 58 (Df).
A. v. Heimer, 1984a: 175, f. 26 (m).

f vicarius (Balogh, 1978)....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015449]
Archemorus v. Balogh, 1978: 14, f. 4, 25, 47, 61 (Df).

mf walckenaeri Simon, 1879....................Australia, Tasmania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015450]
A. w. Simon, 1879b: 57 (Df).
A. clavatus Keyserling, 1890: 259, pl. 24, f. 1-2 (Dmf).
A. nitidiceps Simon, 1908d: 429 (Dj) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:015438].
A. clavatus Butler, 1933: 280, pl. 17, f. 4.
A. clavatus Heimer, 1982: 44, f. 12 (m).
A. nitidiceps Main, 1982d: 425, f. 1-4 (Dmf).
A. w. Heimer, 1984a: 175, f. 23-25 (mf, S).
A. w. Framenau, Scharff & Harvey, 2010: 167, f. 1D, 20A-B (S).