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

Family: LINYPHIIDAE

Gen. Monocephalus Smith, 1906 [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidergen:01115]

N.B.: removed from the synonymy of Plaesiocraerus Simon, 1884 [=Diplocephalus Bertkau, 1883] by Denis, 1949a: 140 and all recent authors.

Transferred to other genera:
M. parasiticus (Westring, 1851) -- see Thyreosthenius.

In synonymy:
M. polliculatus Hull, 1950 = M. castaneipes (Simon, 1884) (Millidge, in Brignoli, 1983c: 324).

mf castaneipes (Simon, 1884)....................Europe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011879]
Plaesiocraerus c. Simon, 1884a: 768, f. 671-674 (Dmf).
Diplocephalus c. Lessert, 1904: 317, pl. 5, f. 9-10 (mf).
Diplocephalus c. O. P.-Cambridge, 1906a: 91, pl. 27, f. 32-34.
Diplocephalus c. Schenkel, 1923: 89, pl. 7, f. 4-5 (mf).
Plaesiocraerus fuscipes c. Simon, 1926: 379, 496.
M. c. Hull, 1932: 107 (Tmf from Plaesiocraerus=Diplocephalus, elevated from subspecies of M. fuscipes).
M. c. Denis, 1949a: 140.
M. polliculatus Hull, 1950: 422 (name for mf identified as Diplocephalus castaneipes by O. P.-Cambridge, 1906: 91, pl. 27, f. 32-34).
M. c. Locket & Millidge, 1953: 275, f. 166C-D, F, 167B, D (mf).
M. c. Tullgren, 1955: 376, f. 77a-e (mf).
M. c. Wiehle, 1960a: 593, f. 1103-1111 (mf).
M. c. Millidge, 1977: 40, f. 161 (m).
M. c. Millidge, in Brignoli, 1983c: 324 (S).
M. c. Roberts, 1987: 78, f. 33b, d, 38d (mf).
M. c. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 220, f. 591 (mf).

mf fuscipes (Blackwall, 1836) *....................Europe [urn:lsid:amnh.org:spidersp:011880]
Walckenaera f. Blackwall, 1836: 481 (Dm).
Walckenaera f. Blackwall, 1864a: 295, pl. 20, f. 209 (m).
Erigone f. Thorell, 1873: 450.
Walckenaera f. O. P.-Cambridge, 1879g: 154 (Df).
Plaesiocraerus f. Simon, 1884a: 766, f. 667-670 (mf).
Tmeticus neglectus O. P.-Cambridge, 1894c: 22, pl. 1, f. 3 (D).
Monocephalus f. Smith, 1906: 299.
Diplocephalus f. Lessert, 1910b: 151, f. 92 (mf).
Diplocephalus f. Schenkel, 1923: 89, pl. 7, f. 3 (mf).
Plaesiocraerus f. Simon, 1926: 379, 382, 496, f. 680 (mf).
M. f. Denis, 1949a: 140 (Tmf from Plaesiocraerus=Diplocephalus).
M. f. Locket & Millidge, 1953: 273, f. 166A-B, E, 167A, C (mf).
M. f. Wiehle, 1960a: 589, f. 1095-1102 (mf).
M. f. Merrett, 1963b: 397, f. 60A-C (m).
M. f. Roberts, 1987: 78, f. 33a, c, 38c (mf).
M. f. Coddington, 1990: 15, f. 73 (m).
M. f. Heimer & Nentwig, 1991: 220, f. 592 (mf).
M. f. Bosmans, 2007: 134, f. 123-129 (mf).