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

Family: THERIDIIDAE

Gen. Moneta O. P.-Cambridge, 1870 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:00706]

N.B.: removed (along with its junior synonym Hyptimorpha Strand, in Bösenberg & Strand, 1906) from the synonymy of Episinus Walckenaer, 1809 by Okuma, 1994: 16, contra Levi & Levi, 1962: 24.

In synonymy:
M. paiki (Seo, 1985) = M. caudifera (Dönitz & Strand, 1906) (Okuma, 1994: 17, contra Yoshida, 1985b: 27).

mf australis (Keyserling, 1890)....................Queensland [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007834]
Episinus a. Keyserling, 1890: 251, pl. 23, f. 4 (Df).
M. a. Rainbow, 1920b: 239, pl. 28, f. 28-29 (Dm).

mf baoae Yin, 2012....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046186]
M. b. Yin, in Yin et al., 2012: 355, f. 146a-g (Dmf).

mf caudifera (Dönitz & Strand, 1906)....................China, Korea, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007835]
Episinus caudifer Dönitz & Strand, in Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 379, pl. 4, f. 39 (Df).
Episinus paiki Seo, 1985b: 98, f. 5-12 (Dmf).
Episinus mirabilis Yoshida, 1985b: 27, f. 18-20 (mf, S, rejected).
Episinus mirabilis Yaginuma, 1986a: 47, f. 25.4 (mf).
Episinus mirabilis Chikuni, 1989b: 38, f. 43 (mf).
M. caudifer Okuma, 1994: 17, f. 8A-D (removed mf from S of M. mirabilis, contra Yoshida, 1985, S).
M. caudifer Zhu, 1998: 280, f. 188A-E (mf).
M. caudifer Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 123, f. 64D-E, K-L (mf).
M. caudifer Yoshida, 2001c: 160, f. 17-20 (mf).
M. caudifer Namkung, 2002: 124, f. 13.42a-b (mf).
M. caudifer Yoshida, 2003a: 70, f. 160-163, 563 (mf).
M. caudifer Namkung, 2003: 126, f. 13.42a-b (mf).
M. caudifer Yoshida, 2009b: 367, f. 107-109 (mf).
M. caudifer Zhu & Zhang, 2011: 100, f. 58A-E (mf).

mf coercervea (Roberts, 1978)....................Seychelles [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007623]
Episinus coercerveus Roberts, 1978: 921, f. 39-43 (Dmf).
M. coercervus Saaristo, 2006: 65, f. 45-47 (Tmf from Episinus, lapsus).
M. coercervus Saaristo, 2010: 258, f. 37.83-85 (mf).

mf conifera (Urquhart, 1887)....................New Zealand [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007836]
Ariamnes c. Urquhart, 1887: 96, pl. 8, f. 5 (Df).
M. c. Dalmas, 1917a: 355.
M. c. Marples, 1956: 338, f. 6 (Dm) [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007626].

f furva Yin, 2012....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:046187]
M. f. Yin, in Yin et al., 2012: 357, f. 147a-c (Df).

f grandis Simon, 1905....................India [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007837]
M. g. Simon, 1905a: 176 (Df).

f hunanica Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007838]
M. h. Zhu, 1998: 277, f. 185A-C (Df).
M. h. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 123, f. 64F-G (f).
M. h. Yin et al., 2012: 359, f. 148a-c (f).

f longicauda Simon, 1908....................Western Australia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007839]
M. l. Simon, 1908d: 407 (Df).

mf mirabilis (Bösenberg & Strand, 1906)....................China, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007840]
Hyptimorpha m. Bösenberg & Strand, 1906: 136, pl. 11, f. 227 (Df).
Hyptimorpha m. Levi & Levi, 1962: 55, f. 224-225 (f).
M. m. Okuma, 1994: 18, f. 9A-C (Tf from Episinus, Dm; N.B.: previously identified m = M. caudifera; not a senior S of M. caudifera or M. paiki).
M. m. Zhu, 1998: 281, f. 189A-D (mf).
M. m. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 123, f. 64H, M (mf).
M. m. Yoshida, 2001c: 160, f. 13-16 (mf).
M. m. Yoshida, 2003a: 68, f. 156-159 (mf).
M. m. Wunderlich, 2008b: 319, f. 382a-b (m).
M. m. Yoshida, 2009b: 367, f. 104-106 (mf).
M. m. Yin et al., 2012: 360, f. 149a-c (m).

f orientalis Simon, 1909....................Vietnam [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007841]
M. o. Simon, 1909e: 83 (Df).

mf spinigera O. P.-Cambridge, 1870 *....................Africa to Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007842]
M. s. O. P.-Cambridge, 1870d: 736, pl. 44, f. 5 (Df).
M. s. Berland, 1920c: 147, f. 178 (f, Dm).
M. s. Levi & Levi, 1962: 55, f. 228-230 (f).
Episinus spiniger Roberts, 1978: 920, f. 35-38 (f).
Episinus spiniger Yoshida, 1983a: 74, f. 1-4 (mf).
Episinus spiniger Song, 1987: 125, f. 86 (mf).
Episinus spiniger Chen & Zhang, 1991: 148, f. 143.1-4 (mf).
M. spiniger Okuma, 1994: 20, f. 10A-F (Tmf from Episinus).
M. spiniger Zhu, 1998: 273, f. 182A-D (mf).
M. spiniger Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 123, f. 64I-J, N (mf).

f spinigeroides (Zhu & Song, 1992)....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007843]
Episinus s. Zhu & Song, 1992: 4, f. D-E (Df).
Episinus s. Song & Li, 1997: 402, f. 3A-B (f).
M. s. Zhu, 1998: 278, f. 186A-B (Tf from Episinus).
M. s. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65A-B (f).

f subspinigera Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007844]
M. subspiniger Zhu, 1998: 274, f. 183A-C (Df).
M. subspiniger Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65C-D (f).

mf tanikawai (Yoshida, 1991)....................Japan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007845]
Episinus t. Yoshida, 1991c: 7, f. 1-5 (Dmf).
M. t. Okuma, 1994: 21, f. 11A-E (Tmf from Episinus).
M. t. Yoshida, 2003a: 70, f. 164-168 (mf).
M. t. Yoshida, 2009b: 367, f. 110-112 (mf).

f triquetra Simon, 1889....................New Caledonia [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007846]
M. t. Simon, 1889c: 241 (Df).
M. t. Simon, 1894a: 511, f. 516-518.

f tumida Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007847]
M. t. Zhu, 1998: 279, f. 187A-C (Df).
M. t. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65E-F (f).

m tumulicola Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007848]
M. t. Zhu, 1998: 282, f. 190A-B (Dm).
M. t. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65I-J (m).

mf uncinata Zhu, 1998....................China [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007849]
M. u. Zhu, 1998: 275, f. 184A-E (Dmf).
M. u. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65G-H, K-L (mf).

mf variabilis Rainbow, 1920....................Lord Howe Is. [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007850]
M. v. Rainbow, 1920b: 240, pl. 28, f. 30-34 (Dmf).

m yoshimurai (Yoshida, 1983)....................Taiwan [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:007851]
Episinus y. Yoshida, 1983a: 75, f. 5-6 (Dm).
Episinus y. Yoshida, 1985b: 28, f. 16-17 (m).
Episinus y. Song, 1987: 127, f. 87 (m).
M. y. Okuma, 1994: 23, f. 12A-B (Tm from Episinus).
M. y. Zhu, 1998: 283, f. 191A-B (m).
M. y. Song, Zhu & Chen, 1999: 127, f. 65M (m).