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

Family: SPARASSIDAE

Gen. Micrommata Latreille, 1804 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:02549]

N.B.: considered a senior synonym of Sparassus Walckenaer, 1805, via new designation of S. smaragdulus (Fabricius, 1793) as type species of that name, by Jäger, 1999a: 6; gender feminine (see note under Calommata); for details on a possible African member, see Jäger & Kunz, 2005: 170, f. 259-261).

Transferred to other genera:
M. hainanensis He & Hu, 2000 -- see Olios.
M. longipes Bösenberg & Lenz, 1895 -- see Pseudomicrommata.
M. nanningensis Hu & Ru, 1988 -- see Olios.

In synonymy:
M. ophthalmica Simon, 1880 = M. formosa Pavesi, 1878 (Levy, 1989: 165, after Simon, 1897).
M. virescens valvulata Franganillo, 1913 = M. virescens (Clerck, 1757) (Urones, 2004: 48).

Nomina dubia:
M. americana (Nicolet, 1849: 417, Chile, originally in Sparassus) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1657.
M. belletana Risso, 1826: 170 -- Roewer, 1955c: 1587, Bonnet, 1957: 2888.
M. fusca (Walckenaer, 1837: 536, locality unknown, , originally in Sparassus) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1657.
M. longipes (Giebel, 1867b: 438, Switzerland, originally in Sparassus) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1657.
M. pallipes (Lucas, 1858: 405, Gabon, originally in Sparassus) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1658.
M. spinicra (Dufour, 1831: 361, Spain, originally in Aranea, T to Sparassus by Walckenaer, 1833: 441) -- Roewer, 1955c: 1403.

mf aljibica Urones, 2004....................Spain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040692]
M. a. Urones, 2004: 42, f. 4-11 (Dmf).

f aragonensis Urones, 2004....................Spain [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:040693]
M. a. Urones, 2004: 44, f. 12-13 (Df).

f darlingi Pocock, 1901....................South Africa [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029077]
M. d. Pocock, 1901b: 339 (Df).

mf formosa Pavesi, 1878....................Algeria to Israel [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029078]
M. f. Pavesi, 1878: 348 (Dj).
M. ophthalmica Simon, 1880a: 285 (Dm).
M. ophthalmica Simon, 1880f: 64 (Dm).
M. f. Kulczyn'ski, 1911a: 36, pl. 1, f. 38 (Dm).
M. f. Strand, 1913f: 160 (Df).
M. formosum Levy, 1989: 165, f. 100-114 (mf, S).

mf ligurina (C. L. Koch, 1845)....................Mediterranean to Central Asia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029080]
Sparassus ligurinus C. L. Koch, 1845: 89, f. 1020 (Df).
Sparassus pilosus Simon, 1870b: 342 (Dmf).
M. l. Simon, 1874b: 273 (m).
M. l. Simon, 1875a: 340 (m).
M. l. Kulczyn'ski, 1911a: 36, pl. 1, f. 41-42 (m).
M. l. Simon, 1932: 892, 960, f. 1337-1338 (mf).
M. ligurinum Levy, 1989: 168, f. 115-125 (mf).
M. l. Urones, 2004: 46, f. 1-3, 14-17 (mf).
M. l. Lecigne, 2013: 187, f. 5J-K (m).

mf virescens (Clerck, 1757) *....................Palearctic [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029082]
Araneus v. Clerck, 1757: 138, pl. 6, f. 4 (Df).
Araneus roseus Clerck, 1757: 137, pl. 6, f. 7 (Dm).
Aranea viridissima De Geer, 1778: 252, pl. 18, f. 6-16 (Dmf).
Aranea v. Schrank, 1781: 533 (D).
Aranea rosea Olivier, 1789: 226 (D).
Aranea smaragdula Fabricius, 1793: 412 (D).
M. smaragdina Latreille, 1804a: 135 (D).
Sparassus smaragdulus Walckenaer, 1805: 39.
Sparassus roseus Walckenaer, 1805: 40.
M. smaragdina Latreille, 1806: 115 (D).
Sparassus smaragdulus Sundevall, 1831: 40, 1832: 147 (Dmf).
M. smaragdina Hahn, 1833a: 119, f. 89 (Dmf).
Sparassus v. C. L. Koch, 1837b: 28.
Sparassus v. C. L. Koch, 1845: 87, f. 1019 (Dm).
Sparassus v. Westring, 1861: 406 (Df).
Sparassus smaragdulus Blackwall, 1861a: 102, pl. 5, f. 61 (mf).
Sparassus v. Prach, 1866: 632, pl. 11, f. 3-5, 22-25 (mf).
M. v. Thorell, 1870b: 176.
M. v. Thorell, 1871a: 227.
M. v. Menge, 1875: 389, pl. 67, f. 222 (mf).
M. v. Becker, 1882b: 155, pl. 13, f. 1 (mf).
M. v. Hansen, 1882: 63, pl. 4, f. 9 (mf).
M. v. Chyzer & Kulczyn'ski, 1891: 79, pl. 3, f. 14 (mf).
M. v. Simon, 1897a: 66, f. 55, 57.
M. v. Bösenberg, 1903: 410, pl. 39, f. 605 (mf).
M. v. Kulczyn'ski, 1911a: 36, pl. 1, f. 39-40 (m).
M. viridissima valvulata Franganillo, 1913: 131 (Df).
M. v. Järvi, 1914: 63, 178, f. 52, pl. 5, f. 1-6 (f).
M. v. Bristowe, 1926: 126, f. 3-6 (mf).
M. viridissima Reimoser, 1931b: 129, f. 4 (mf).
M. rosea Simon, 1932: 891, 959, f. 1335-1336 (mf).
M. v. Bristowe, 1941: 497, f. 95 (mf).
M. viridissima Palmgren, 1943: 77, f.
M. viridissima Tullgren, 1944: 127, pl. 18, f. 245-247 (mf).
M. v. Locket & Millidge, 1951: 167, f. 84A-C (mf).
M. v. Bristowe, 1958: 135, f. 66a-b (mf).
M. v. Yaginuma, 1960: 119, f. 100.10-11 (mf).
M. v. Azheganova, 1968: 102, f. 243-244 (mf).
M. v. Paik, 1968: 174, f. 5-6, 30-40 (mf).
M. v. Yaginuma, 1971: 119, f. 100.10-11 (mf).
M. roseum Miller, 1971: 62, pl. III, f. 7 (m).
M. v. Braendegaard, 1972: 8, f. 1-2 (mf).
M. roseum Paik, 1978e: 399, f. 180.1-6 (mf).
M. v. Roberts, 1985: 96, f. 38a (mf).
M. v. Hu & Fu, 1985: 89, f. 1-6 (mf).
M. v. Yaginuma, 1986a: 197, f. 110.1 (mf).
M. v. Chikuni, 1989b: 131, f. 4 (mf).
M. v. Hu & Wu, 1989: 312, f. 249.1-6 (mf).
M. v. Izmailova, 1989: 121, f. 112 (m).
M. roseum Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 456, f. 1201 (mf).
M. v. Roberts, 1995: 147, f. (mf).
M. roseum Mcheidze, 1997: 120, f. 176-178 (mf).
M. v. Roberts, 1998: 156, f. (mf).
M. v. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 269G, M (mf).
M. v. Jäger & Ono, 2000: 43, f. 1-6 (mf).
M. v. Jäger, 2000c: 239, f. 11, 14, 17, 20, 25-26 (m).
M. v. Namkung, 2002: 500, f. 40.4a-b (mf).
M. v. Bayram & Özdag, 2002: 305, f. 1A-F (mf).
M. v. Namkung, 2003: 503, f. 40.4a-b (mf).
M. v. Urones, 2004: 48, f. 18-21 (mf, S).
M. v. Almquist, 2006: 451, f. 388a-f (mf).
M. v. Ono, 2009a: 472, f. 13-15 (mf).
M. v. Marusik & Kovblyuk, 2011: 229, f. 33.1-7 (mf).

mf virescens ornata (Walckenaer, 1802)....................Europe, Syria, Israel [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:029083]
Aranea o. Walckenaer, 1802: 226 (D; preoccupied by Sulzer, 1776).
Sparassus ornatus Walckenaer, 1805: 40.
Sparassus ornatus Walckenaer, 1837: 583 (Dmf).
Sparassus ornatus C. L. Koch, 1845: 90, f. 1021 (f).
Sparassus fulvus Simon, 1868a: 453 (Dmf).
M. o. Thorell, 1871a: 228.
M. fulva Simon, 1874b: 275.
M. o. Menge, 1875: 394, pl. 67, f. 223 (mf).
M. o. Becker, 1882b: 158, pl. 13, f. 2 (mf).
M. v. o. Chyzer & Kulczyn'ski, 1891: 79.
M. roseum o. Simon, 1932: 892, 960.