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

Family: LINYPHIIDAE

Gen. Metaleptyphantes Locket, 1968 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01091]

M. Locket, 1968: 98, type M. machadoi Locket, 1968; N.B.: Brignoli (1983c: 308) considered this original spelling a lapsus for Metalepthyphantes, but Locket also used the spelling Leptyphantes.

In synonymy:
M. bicornis Locket & Russell-Smith, 1980 = M. machadoi Locket, 1968 (Bosmans & Jocqué, 1983: 602).

f bifoliatus Locket, 1968....................Angola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011739]
M. b. Locket, 1968: 107, f. 32A-F (Df).

mf cameroonensis Bosmans, 1986....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011740]
M. c. Bosmans, 1986a: 179, f. 4a-i (Dmf).

f carinatus Locket, 1968....................Angola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011741]
M. c. Locket, 1968: 106, f. 31A-D (Df).

mf clavator Locket, 1968....................Congo, Angola, Kenya, Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011742]
M. c. Locket, 1968: 102, f. 28A-E, 29A-C (Dmf).

mf dentiferens Bosmans, 1979....................Kenya [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011743]
M. d. Bosmans, 1979: 63, f. 3a-i (Dmf).
M. dentifer Saaristo, in Marusik & Koponen, 2008a: 10, pl. 3 (m).

f dubius Locket & Russell-Smith, 1980....................Nigeria [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011744]
M. d. Locket & Russell-Smith, 1980: 87, f. 126-127 (Df).

mf familiaris Jocqué, 1984....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011745]
M. f. Jocqué, 1984b: 142, f. 51-53, 56-59 (Dmf).

mf foulfouldei Bosmans, 1986....................Cameroon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011746]
M. f. Bosmans, 1986a: 177, f. 3a-g (Dmf).

f kraepelini (Simon, 1905)....................Java [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011747]
Bathyphantes k. Simon, 1905c: 58 (Df).
M. k. van Helsdingen, 1985b: 26, f. 22-24 (Tf from Bathyphantes).

mf machadoi Locket, 1968 *....................Cameroon, Nigeria, Gabon, Angola, Uganda, Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011748]
M. m. Locket, 1968: 99, f. 26A-E, 27A-F (Dmf).
M. m. Locket & Russell-Smith, 1980: 85, f. 115-123 (mf).
M. bicornis Locket & Russell-Smith, 1980: 86, f. 124-125 (Df).
M. m. Bosmans & Jocqué, 1983: 602, f. 8a-j (f, S).
M. m. Jocqué, 1983b: 629, f. 18-19 (m).

mf ovatus Scharff, 1990....................Tanzania [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011749]
M. o. Scharff, 1990a: 57, f. 139-153 (Dmf).

mf perexiguus (Simon & Fage, 1922)....................Africa, Comoro Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011750]
Lepthyphantes p. Simon & Fage, 1922: 545, f. 9.1-4 (Dmf).
M. p. Locket, 1968: 110, f. 34A-E, 35A-F (Tmf from Lepthyphantes).
M. p. Jocqué, 1984b: 144, f. 54-55 (m).

mf praecipuus Locket, 1968....................Angola, Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011751]
M. p. Locket, 1968: 109, f. 33A-D (Df).
M. p. Saaristo, 2002: 13, f. 31-32 (Dm).
M. p. Saaristo, 2010: 79, f. 13.4-5 (mf).

mf triangulatus Holm, 1968....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011752]
M. t. Holm, 1968b: 43, f. 70-72 (Dmf).

mf uncinatus Holm, 1968....................Congo [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011753]
M. u. Holm, 1968b: 42, f. 67-69 (Dmf).

f vates Jocqué, 1983....................Gabon [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011754]
M. v. Jocqué, 1983b: 630, f. 20-22 (Df).

mf vicinus Locket, 1968....................Angola [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011755]
M. v. Locket, 1968: 104, f. 30A-E (Dmf).