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

Family: LINYPHIIDAE

Gen. Hypsocephalus Millidge, 1978 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01023]

H. Millidge, 1978a: 119, type Mecopisthes dahli (Lessert, 1909).

In synonymy:
H. dahli (Lessert, 1909) = H. pusillus (Menge, 1869) (Frick & Starega, 2009: 12).
H. perpusillus (Miller, 1966, T from Mecopisthes) = H. pusillus (Menge, 1869) (Miller, 1971: 270, sub Mecopisthes dahli).

f huberti (Millidge, 1975)....................Corsica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:010877]
Mecopisthes h. Millidge, 1975c: 122, f. 20-25 (Df).
H. h. Millidge, 1978a: 119, f. 42, 44 (Tf from Mecopisthes).

m nesiotes (Simon, 1914)....................Corsica [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:010878]
Cnephalocotes n. Simon, 1914b: 470 (Dm).
Mecopisthes n. Simon, 1926: 350, 486, f. 607-608 (m).
Mecopisthes n. Millidge, 1975c: 125, f. 26-30 (m).
H. n. Millidge, 1978a: 119, f. 24, 29, 39 (Tm from Mecopisthes).

mf paulae (Simon, 1918)....................France, Switzerland, Italy [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:010879]
Cnephalocotes p. Simon, 1918b: 153 (Dm).
Mecopisthes p. Simon, 1926: 351, 486, f. 609-611 (m, Df).
H. p. Millidge, 1978a: 119, f. 25, 28, 38, 41 (Tmf from Mecopisthes).
H. p. Hänggi, 1990: 156, f. 6-7 (f).
H. p. Noflatscher, 1991: 81, f. 5-6 (m).

mf pusillus (Menge, 1869) *....................Europe, Ukraine [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:042650]
Microneta pusilla Menge, 1869: 232, pl. 45, f. 130 (Dmf).
Cnephalocotes dahli Lessert, 1909: 80, f. 1-4 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:010876].
Cnephalocotes dahli Lessert, 1910b: 139, f. 84-87 (m).
Mecopisthes perpusillus Miller, 1966: 149, pl. I, f. 1-16 (Dmf).
Mecopisthes dahli Miller, 1971: 270, pl. LXI, f. 30-32 (mf, removed from S of M. silus, S).
Mecopisthes p. Wunderlich, 1972b: 300 (S, rejected).
H. dahli Millidge, 1978a: 119, f. 23, 26-27, 32, 37, 40, 43 (Tmf from Mecopisthes, rejected S with M. p., that name considered a nomen dubium).
H. dahli Frick, 2008: 35, f. 1-2 (mf).
H. dahli Gnelitsa, 2009a: 193, f. 3a-g (mf).
H. p. Frick & Starega, 2009: 12 (removed from nomen dubium, S).